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    “American-Philia” Conquers Cuba

    “American-Philia” Conquers Cuba / Cubanet, Miriam Celaya Cubanet, Miriam Celaya, Havana, 29 June 2017 — Ten days have passed since Donald Trump announced his “new” political strategy toward Cuba, and while the official Cuban press monopoly has wasted gallons of ink on newspapers and on dozens of reports, interviews and TV programs to show the […] Continue reading

    Demystifying las UMAP – The Politics of Sugar, Gender, and Religion in 1960s Cuba

    Demystifying las UMAP: The Politics of Sugar, Gender, and Religion in 1960s Cuba Joseph Tahbaz ’15 History major Dartmouth College Joseph.A.A.Tahbaz.15@dartmouth.edu Abstract: The UMAP, las Unidades Militares de Ayuda a la Producción, were forced-work agricultural labor camps operated by the Cuban government during the mid-1960s in the east-central province of Camagüey. The current academic literature […] Continue reading

    Sonia Garro es golpeada por carceleras

    Sonia Garro es golpeada por carceleras [12-08-2013] Roberto de Jesús Guerra Pérez Hablemos Press (www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- La prisionera política Sonia Garro Alfonso, Dama de Blanco, fue golpeada por las carceleras de la prisión de Mujeres de Occidente El Guatao, donde se encuentra recluida. “Sonia Garro nos llamó hoy (el miércoles) a la sede para decirnos que […] Continue reading

    Cuba: Nothing against the Revolution

    Cuba: Nothing against the Revolution

    Cuba is opening up to public criticism — but not from the Ladies in White.
    By Nick Miroff
    Published: April 30, 2010 19:09 ET

    HAVANA, Cuba — In June 1961, Fidel Castro summoned Cuba's leading… Continue reading

    Cuba—A Way Forward

    Cuba—A Way Forward
    by Nik Steinberg, Daniel Wilkinson

    In a 1980 interview, Gabriel García Márquez told The New York Times that
    he had spent three years writing a book about life in Cuba under Fidel
    Castro. But, he said, “now… Continue reading

    Cuban cardinal says too little, too late

    Posted on Thursday, 04.22.10
    THE OPPENHEIMER REPORT
    Cuban cardinal says too little, too late
    BY ANDRES OPPENHEIMER
    aoppenheimer@MiamiHerald.com

    After many years of shameful passivity, Cuba’s Roman Catholic Church
    leader is finally beginning to speak out against the most blatant abuses… Continue reading

    Cuba: Amnesty International’s human rights concerns

    AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL

    Media Briefing

    AI Index: AMR 25/003/2007 (Public)
    News Service No: 018
    29 January 2007

    Cuba: Amnesty International's human rights concerns
    For the past 40 years, Amnesty International (AI) has campaigned against
    human rights violations committed by the Cuban… Continue reading

    Cuba: Possible prisoner of conscience Amnesty International

    AI Index: AMR 25/003/2006 5 December 2006
    Urgent Actions

    Amnesty International’s global Urgent Action network provides an
    effective and rapid means of preventing some of the most
    life-threatening human rights violations against individuals.
    Join the Urgent Action network

    URGENT ACTION… Continue reading

    Country Reports on Human Rights Practices 2005

    Cuba

    Country Reports on Human Rights Practices – 2005
    Released by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and Labor
    March 8, 2006

    Cuba, with a population of 11 million, is a totalitarian state led by a
    president, Fidel Castro, whose… Continue reading