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Normalizing The Communists Who Run Cuba Makes This Survivor Sick Totalitarianism touches every aspect of every person’s life, and Cuban communism has been traumatic for adults and children not drunk with fanaticism. By Armando Simón JANUARY 16, 2017 Ever since the death of that psychotic dictator Fidel Castro, I have been experiencing déjà vu. At […] Continue reading
Fernando Rojas: Santa y Andrés will not be shown, to defend ‘a people and a great cause’ DDC | Madrid | 7 de Diciembre de 2016 – 13:50 CET. A few days before it was announced that the film Santa y Andrés would be censored and not be presented at the New Latin American Cinema […] Continue reading
Cuba: A nation gets connected Cubans have embraced new WI-FI hotspots Connections aren’t as fast as U.S. but good enough to make video calls Demand for Internet connections far outstrips supply BY MIMI WHITEFIELD AND PATRICIA MAZZEI mwhitefield@miamiherald.com HAVANA On a recent Sunday afternoon, entire families — grandparents, newborn babies and teenage girls snapping selfies […] Continue reading
From Havana to Tehran: The strange love affair between a theocracy and an atheistic dictatorship [31-03-2015 03:29:03] Jaime Suchlicki Director del Instituto de Estudios Cubanos y Cubano-Americanos de la Universidad de Miami (www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- [On Dec. 17, 2014, President Barack Obama announced a dramatic change in the United States’ policy toward Cuba, heralding the end of […] Continue reading
The Cuba-Iran-Venezuela Relationship: Implications for the United States* [25-02-2015 06:23:26] Jaime Suchlicki Director del Instituto de Estudios Cubanos y Cubano-Americanos de la Universidad de Miami (www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- President Barack Obama’s announcement on December 17, 2014, about an improvement in U.S.-Cuban relations will have little, if any, impact on General Raúl Castro’s alliance with Iran, Russia and […] Continue reading
Here’s what Cuba really needs, Mr. Obama By Rosa María Payá Acevedo December 19 Rosa María Payá Acevedo is a member of the Cuban Christian Liberation Movement. Sr. Barack Obama President of the United States of America I am writing to you because I assume that goodwill inspired your decision to change U.S. policy toward […] Continue reading
The Means and the End / Regina Coyula Posted on April 10, 2014 Much has been written about Zunzuneo and Piramideo and I’m not going to be an analyst. My reflection is simple: Could a mass messaging through Twitter subvert governments like those of Great Britain, Canada, France, Australia, Sweden, Costa Rica? Beyond the well-known […] Continue reading
Posted on Monday, 11.11.13 Miami man skirts law with Cuban satellite business BY JUAN O. TAMAYO JTAMAYO@ELNUEVOHERALD.COM What U.S. government subcontractor Alan P. Gross could not do in Cuba is being carried out by a Miami man who started out just wanting to cut the price of his phone calls to his father and grandmother […] Continue reading
Posted on Thursday, 09.26.13 Cuban newspaper breaks ground by publishing names of exiled Cuban artists nominated for Grammys BY JUAN O. TAMAYO JTAMAYO@ELNUEVOHERALD.COM Ending a history in Cuba’s state-run news media of ignoring exiled musicians who criticize the government, the newspaper Trabajadores has published the full list of Cubans nominated for the Latin Grammys, including […] Continue reading
Internet Access in Cuba / Lia Villares Posted on May 19, 2013     See a detail of Internet charges below. [Note: The following is translated from the ETECSA (the Cuban telephone company) website. 1 CUC, with currency exchange costs, is less than $1 US.  Monthly salaries in Cuba for the most part do not exceed […] Continue reading
Documentary Tackles Child Abuse in Cuba By Patricia Grogg Reprint Patricia Grogg interviews ERIC CORVALÁN, Cuban independent filmmaker HAVANA, Dec 18 2012 (IPS) – "Child abuse merits a different, in-depth approach. The objective of this film is to make the problem visible and promote debate and reflection," says Eric Corvalán, director of a documentary that […] Continue reading
Beset by online surveillance and content filtering, netizens fight onPublished on Monday 12 March 2012. This report, which presents the 2012 list of countries that are "Enemies of the Internet" and "under surveillance," updates the report published on 12 March 2011. The last report, released in March 2011 at the climax of the Arab Spring, [...] Continue reading
Appeal Against Censorship in CubaMarch 4, 2012Armando Chaguaceda HAVANA TIMES, March 4 — More and more virtual and real networks are bringing together various voices into dialogue around issues that affect the lives of Cubans on and off the island. Slowly, overcoming mistrust and objective differences in ideology and identity, citizens of the island and [...] Continue reading

WikiLeaks cables:Cuba’s ‘best friends forever’ ignore human rightsAustralia, Canada, Switzerland and Spain among countries damned by diplomat for ‘kowtowing’ in hope of trade favours* Rory Carroll* guardian.co.uk, Friday 17 December 2010 21.30 GMT

Australia, Canada and several European countries… Continue reading