Torture in Cuba
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Morir en Cuba, la doble desgracia de un turista español marzo 20, 2017 Al mazazo que supuso la noticia para su familia se suma ahora el calvario que implica lidiar contra la burocracia para repatriar el cadáver desde la isla. Fatalidad y burocracia se confabularon en la historia que desde hace 11 días tortura a […] Continue reading
Serious Threat against Journalist in Cuba February 20, 2017 HAVANA TIMES – Today the journalist Fernando Ravsberg warns of the public threats he has received from people linked to the most extremist side of Cuban officialdom. Ravsberg, who currently works for the Spanish newspaper and writes his blog “Cartas desde Cuba” has been the […] Continue reading
Castro y la dignidad humana 13 diciembre, 2016 9:12 pm por Mary Anastasia O’ Grady New York, USA, Mary A. O’Grady, (PD) Dejando de lado las celebraciones en las calles de Miami, la reacción más generalizada entre los cubanos a la muerte de Fidel Castro, dentro y fuera de la isla, parece ser el alivio. […] Continue reading
Jose Marti, Tell the Tyrant… / Jeovany Jimenez Vega Commentary by Carmen Zampallo in the forum of the article “Martí and his Myth,” by José Gabriel Barrenechea, published at 14:30m on the 17 May 2015. Thanks, Carmen, wherever you may be! Where are you Martí? What have you become? In your name have been created […] Continue reading
Remembering when the Catholic schools were closed in Cuba By Silvio Canto, Jr. Just read a story about a man known as Padre Gilberto, an American from Mississippi who is a priest in Cuba: The parishioners at La Merced church in Old Havana, one of Cuba’s most important shrines, know their bearded, soft-spoken priest as […] Continue reading
What Can Journalists Do For Cuba? / Somos+, Kaned Garrido Posted on August 10, 2015 Somos+, 20 July 2015 — In 2014 the organization Reporters Without Borders released a list of “100 Heroes of Information.” They are journalists from 65 nations who have denounced crimes against humanity. From 25 to 75 years of age, they […] Continue reading
Without Freedom, Without Justice, Without Law / Amir Valle and Elisa Tabakman Posted on June 29, 2015 New Violations of Ángel Santiesteban’s Rights Amir Valle and Elisa Tabakman, 28 June, 2015 — Today, June 28, 2015, Angel Santiesteban Prats should have been released on parole after having served exactly half of his unjust sentence. In […] Continue reading
Reporters Without Borders to Hollande: “Mr. President, France should…” Posted on May 27, 2015 Reporters Without Borders to Hollande: “Mr. President, France should seek the immediate and unconditional release of Yoennis de Jesus Guerra Garcia, Juan Antonio Torres, and Angell Santiesteban-Prats.” Note: This post was written by the editor of Angel’s blog. Once again, Reporters […] Continue reading
CUBA: “SILENCE BY CUBA’S FRIENDS WOULD BE A FORM OF COMPLICITY” – FRANÇOIS HOLLANDE, 2003 PUBLISHED ON THURSDAY 7 MAY 2015. On 11 May, François Hollande will become the first French president to visit Cuba since 1959 and the first western leader to do so since the United States and Cuba announced on 17 December […] Continue reading
CUBA: “EL SILENCIO DE LOS AMIGOS DE CUBA SERÍA UNA FORMA DE COMPLICIDAD” (FRANÇOIS HOLLANDE, 2003) PUBLICADO EL JUEVES 7 DE MAYO DE 2015. Imprimir enviar Englishfrançais El lunes 11 de mayo de 2015 el presidente francés François Hollande será el primer jefe de Estado francés en visitar Cuba desde 1959 y el primer mandatario […] Continue reading
Silvio Rodríguez el ciber-censor El trovador se queja de que los exiliados vienen a su blog a “descargar sus bilis, a vomitar sus resentimientos”… ¿Sabrá Silvio “hasta dónde debemos practicar las verdades”? jueves, abril 23, 2015 | Luis Cino Álvarez LA HABANA, Cuba. — Sobre Silvio Rodríguez siempre habrá algo que decir. Y desafortunadamente, por […] Continue reading
No blogger, no Obama / Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo Posted on March 29, 2015 No blogger, no cry. Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo 1 In the beginning was the Blog. 2 But blogs were formless and empty. 3 Repression was all over the blogosphere. 4 And the citizens saw the blogs were good. 5 So that […] Continue reading
U.S.-Cuba policy: Myth vs. reality By Yleem D.S. Poblete and Jason I. Poblete In announcing the move to “normalize” relations with the Cuban regime, President Obama referred to U.S. policy as an “outdated approach.” This claim was reiterated in his State of the Union address, as if repeating it enough would make it true. A […] Continue reading
“El Critico” will keep writing what comes from his heart REINALDO ESCOBAR, La Habana | Enero 13, 2015 Ángel Yunier Remón, El Crítico, releases, UNPACU, political prisoners Given to putting rhymes to reality and signing to the rhythm of rap’s social protest, Angel Yunier Remón, “ El Critico,” just got out of prison where he […] Continue reading
Danzando con los demonios Dios con nosotros ¿quién contra nosotros? Angel Santiesteban octubre 05, 2014 La libertad no se mendiga, máxime si ha sido arrebatada injustamente, una práctica constante contra la disidencia en Cuba. Y por asumir ese pensamiento, “los desafíe” – según el criterio de oficiales que me atendieron- a partir del post del […] Continue reading
REPRESIÓN Ángel Santiesteban dice que durante su evasión de la cárcel fue al cine, al teatro y al Malecón DDC | La Habana | 5 Oct 2014 – 3:06 pm. ‘La libertad no se mendiga, máxime si ha sido arrebatada injustamente, una práctica constante contra la disidencia en Cuba’, afirma. El escritor Ángel Santiesteban confirmó […] Continue reading
RWB Exhorts Cuban Authorities to Clarify Angel Santiesteban-Prats’ Situation Posted on August 12, 2014 Published Wednesday, August 6, 2014 Cuban writer and blogger Angel Santiesteban-Prats disappeared from the jail at San Miguel del Padron on July 21, 2014. Authorities at first said that he had escaped; nevertheless, ten days later his daughter managed to speak […] Continue reading
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