Represión – Cuba – Repression

Ebola

NO EMBARGO, NO CRY

NO EMBARGO, NO CRY ORLANDO LUIS PARDO LAZO MARCH 18, 2015 This article is part of The Mantle’s series Against Censorship. The U.S. embargo against the Cuban government is like those recurrent childhood nightmares, for both Cubans living on the Island and abroad. Oh, the Embargo Embargo: limit of our life, fire of our leaders… […] Continue reading

Castrobama

Castrobama Posted on March 17, 2015 LET THE OLD DEAD GIVE WAY TO THE NEW DEAD Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo The title is, of course, a quote from the Czech, Milan Kundera, an obsolete reference for the rest of a world, which believes it is living in the post-communist era. But in Cuba, it continues […] Continue reading

On Cuba’s Missions Abroad

On Cuba’s Missions Abroad February 27, 2015 Janis Hernández HAVANA TIMES — For years, the Cuban State has been preaching that so-called “internationalist missions” are a means of offering other nations “selfless aid.” Many of us know, however, that something else hides behind this philanthropist spiel, that, over time, this fraternal assistance has become one […] Continue reading

U.S.-Cuba talks head to Washington

U.S.-Cuba talks head to Washington BY MIMI WHITEFIELD MWHITEFIELD@MIAMIHERALD.COM 02/25/2015 5:30 PM 02/25/2015 10:59 PM The second round of U.S.-Cuba talks, which will be held Friday at the massive limestone Department of State building in a wintery Washington, D.C., is expected to be a nuts-and-bolts negotiating session to restore diplomatic ties between the two nations. […] Continue reading

Normalizing Relations With Cuba -The Unfinished Agenda

Normalizing Relations With Cuba: The Unfinished Agenda BY WILLIAM M. LEOGRANDE 1/30/15 AT 4:48 PM On January 22, U.S. and Cuban diplomats concluded the first round of talks to implement President Barack Obama’s and President Raúl Castro’s decision to normalize bilateral relations. A second round of talks is scheduled for February. Much of the first […] Continue reading

US says it’s not clear after Cuba talks if new policy works

US says it’s not clear after Cuba talks if new policy works Bradley Klapper | AP January 23 2015 The highest-ranking U.S. official to visit Cuba in more than three decades said Friday that two days of talks on re-establishing full diplomatic relations had left her with no sense of whether the new U.S. policy […] Continue reading

State Department negotiator meets with Cuban cardinal, dissidents

State Department negotiator meets with Cuban cardinal, dissidents BY MIMI WHITEFIELD MWHITEFIELD@MIAMIHERALD.COM 01/23/2015 7:00 AM 01/23/2015 9:57 PM U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Western Hemisphere Affairs Roberta Jacobson hosted a group of seven dissidents for breakfast Friday as part of an American commitment to keep human rights front and center in its evolving relationship […] Continue reading

US admits: we’re not sure if new Cuba approach will work

US admits: we’re not sure if new Cuba approach will work Roberta Jacobson, the highest ranking official to visit Havana in more than 30 years, said she had no clearer idea if new policy of engagement will be a success The highest-ranking US official to visit Cuba in more than three decades has said that […] Continue reading

EEUU espera acelerar normalización con Cuba tras primera visita de alto nivel

EEUU espera acelerar normalización con Cuba tras primera visita de alto nivel WASHINGTON.- EFE NUEVAS RELACIONES | 20 de Enero de 2015 WASHINGTON.- EFE La visita de Roberta Jacobson, responsable del Departamento de Estado de EEUU para Latinoamérica, este miércoles a La Habana tendrá la intención de acelerar el ritmo de acercamiento entre ambos países, […] Continue reading

EEUU llevará lista de solicitudes a Cuba, según funcionaria del Departamento de Estado

EEUU llevará lista de solicitudes a Cuba, según funcionaria del Departamento de Estado La delegación estadounidense solicitará la acreditación de sus diplomáticos, el incremento de personal diplomático autorizado, la eliminación de restricciones para viajar y el acceso de los ciudadanos cubanos a la misión estadounidense. Agencias enero 19, 2015 Estados Unidos llevará una lista de […] Continue reading

Acuerdos Cuba Impacto en la sociedad cubana

Acuerdos Cuba-EE.UU: Impacto en la sociedad cubana [08-01-2015 14:56:00] Carlos Millares Falcón Analista Político y Director del Centro de Estudios Políticos y Sociales (www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- Cuba ha transitado a lo largo de 56 años por diferentes etapas en sus relaciones internacionales con los demás países del mundo. Desde una dependencia absoluta a los Países Socialistas y […] Continue reading

Major Developments in Cuba for 2014

Major Developments in Cuba for 2014 January 2, 2015 By Café Fuerte President Barack Obama in the Oval Office, during a historical phone conversation with Raul Castro on December 16. HAVANA TIMES — Below, readers will find 12 highly important events that made headlines and had a significant impact on Cuba and Cubans during 2014. […] Continue reading

Why real change in Cuba won’t come easy or fast

Why real change in Cuba won’t come easy or fast By WILLIAM M. LEOGRANDE Commentary Opinion Cuba Caribbean Asia Politics and Government International Sanctions Don’t expect things to change overnight with Cuba: How the next chapter in U.S.-Cuba relations could unfold Repealing the Helms-Burton Act will be far tougher than reaching agreement with Havana The […] Continue reading

Y qué opina Fidel?

¿Y qué opina Fidel? SOLEDAD ÁLVAREZ/EFE 12/23/2014 7:18 PM 12/23/2014 7:18 PM LA HABANA A punto de cumplirse una semana del anuncio del restablecimiento de relaciones entre Cuba y EE.UU., Fidel Castro, el revolucionario que durante décadas ha liderado el azote contra el “imperio”, se mantiene en silencio sobre el giro diplomático de su histórico […] Continue reading

Change in Cuba policy is a nod to reality

Change in Cuba policy is a nod to reality By Katrina vanden Heuvel December 23 President Obama’s decision to normalize relations with Cuba is a decision to recognize reality. For 50 years, the United States has pursued a policy that has failed. The embargo hurt the Cuban people it claimed to help and bolstered the […] Continue reading

How Does Fidel Castro See Cuba’s New Era with the USA?

How Does Fidel Castro See Cuba’s New Era with the USA? December 22, 2014 By Isaac Risco (dpa) HAVANA TIMES — Where is Fidel Castro? The total absence in public of the former Cuban president begins to generate questions days after the governments of Washington and Havana announced a landmark agreement to resume their relations. […] Continue reading

Obama Defends Actions on Cuba and Promises Some Compromise With Congress

Obama Defends Actions on Cuba and Promises Some Compromise With Congress By JULIE HIRSCHFELD DAVISDEC. 19, 2014 WASHINGTON — President Obama on Friday rejected criticism that he should not have reopened American relations with Cuba because of the nation’s human rights record, saying the historic thaw would give the United States more sway over the […] Continue reading

John Kerry – President Obama’s new Cuba policy looks forward, not back

John Kerry: President Obama’s new Cuba policy looks forward, not back BY JOHN KERRY, PENNY PRITZKER AND JACOB J. LEWWWW.STATE.GOV 12/20/2014 8:09 PM 12/20/2014 8:31 PM President Obama’s decision to begin normalizing relations with Cuba will advance United States’ interests and those of the Cuban people. The 11 million people of this island nation have […] Continue reading

Cuba no quiere ‘perestroikas’ con virus de ‘glasnost

Cuba no quiere ‘perestroikas’ con virus de ‘glasnost’ FELIPE SAHAGÚN Actualizado: 19/12/2014 03:22 horas Con el acuerdo del miércoles, Obama y los Castro abren la mejor vía para acabar con uno de los conflictos más graves de la guerra fría que seguían abiertos, el más importante, sin duda, en América Latina. Quedan pendientes tres de […] Continue reading

El primer paso de una marcha incierta

El primer paso de una marcha incierta JUAN ANTONIO BLANCO | Miami | 19 Dic 2014 – 9:23 am. Cualquier cambio democratizador a los que pueda aspirar la Casa Blanca requerirá de la adhesión de Cuba a los instrumentos internacionales de derechos humanos, así como de serias reformas legislativas y a la Constitución. Finalmente ocurre […] Continue reading

TOP 10 LIES IN OBAMA’S CUBA SPEECH

TOP 10 LIES IN OBAMA’S CUBA SPEECH by JOEL B. POLLAK 18 Dec 2014 President Barack Obama unveiled a new U.S. policy toward Cuba on Wednesday as part of a deal that brought American Alan Gross home in exchange for three convicted Cuban spies. As he has done so often in the past, Obama tried […] Continue reading

La visión de los medios cubanos sobre el acuerdo con EEUU

La visión de los medios cubanos sobre el acuerdo con EEUU “Cuba liberó a Alan Gross” y “El triunfo de la Justicia y el Bien”, son algunos titulares de los diarios oficialistas miércoles, diciembre 17, 2014 |  CubaNet Luego que Raúl Castro se pronunciara este miércoles sobre el histórico acuerdo alcanzado entre Cuba y los […] Continue reading

Newsweek – Cuba forma a sus médicos, luego controla sus carreras

Newsweek: Cuba forma a sus médicos, luego controla sus carreras La exportación de médicos, en condiciones de servidumbre, es la más prestigiosa, exitosa y lucrativa industria de Cuba, señala la revista estadounidense. Rolando Cartaya diciembre 16, 2014 Los doctores cubanos que luchan valientemente contra las enfermedades y atienden a los pobres en todo el mundo […] Continue reading

Médicos cubanos en África reciben medio salario

Médicos cubanos en África reciben medio salario NORA GÁMEZ TORRESNGAMEZTORRES@ELNUEVOHERALD.COM 12/16/2014 8:00 PM 12/17/2014 5:31 AM Los médicos cubanos que están combatiendo el ébola en África recibirían salarios de hasta $3,000 pero el gobierno cubano podría quedarse con una cantidad similar por cada galeno, según reveló una investigación de la revista Newsweek. La publicación contactó […] Continue reading

Requiem for the 10th of December

Requiem for the 10th of December (International Day of Human Rights) / by Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo Posted on December 11, 2014 The 10th of December is one of the saddest days. That day the political police – only source of governance in our island – brings out all of its henchmen to suppress dissent. […] Continue reading

Bill Clinton – Gross detention imperils U.S.-Cuba relations

Bill Clinton: Gross detention imperils U.S.-Cuba relations BY JIM WYSS JWYSS@MIAMIHERALD.COM 12/11/2014 2:09 PM 12/11/2014 7:12 PM Former President Bill Clinton said the United States might be “well on its way” to ending the Cuban embargo, and that there were multiple areas where the two foes could cooperate, if the island would release USAID subcontractor […] Continue reading

Cuba despide 2014 con reformas a paso lento pero con frutos internacionales

Cuba despide 2014 con reformas a paso lento pero con frutos internacionales SOLEDAD ÁLVAREZ/EFE 12/10/2014 7:23 AM 12/10/2014 7:23 AM LA HABANA Cuba cierra 2014 con sus reformas a paso lento y pendientes aún de retos como la unificación monetaria o la inversión extranjera, pero que han cosechado resultados en la inserción internacional de la […] Continue reading

The Dark Side of Cuba’s Ebola Economy

CASTROCARE 12.09.14 The Dark Side of Cuba’s Ebola Economy The communist government’s medical missionaries win praise for the regime, but they are victims, too. If you ask most people what Cuba is famous for they probably will name two things: rum and cigars. But if you ask leftists what Cuba is famous for they will […] Continue reading
Calendar
December 2017
M T W T F S S
« Jul    
 123
45678910
11121314151617
18192021222324
25262728293031
To serve you better
We run various sites in defense of human rights and need support to pay for more powerful servers. Thank you.
Archives
Categories