PINAR DEL RIO


support babalú


Your donations help fund
our continued operation

do you babalú?

what they’re saying


bestlatinosmall.jpg

quotes.gif

activism


ozt_bilingual


buclbanner

recommended reading





babalú features





recent comments


  • Ziva Sahl: The uniforms remind of my high school marching band uniforms back in the day. Students picked one from the collection that was...

  • asombra: Gee, I wonder what those red stains on Nosferatu’s hand could be. Take a guess. Somehow, Lady Macbeth comes to mind:...

  • asombra: Those guard costumes, er, uniforms keep getting tackier, but the hats are a hoot. Of course, they have to be RED. Heaven forbid...

  • asombra: Now, now; I expect he likes guava pastelitos, or is ready to claim he does, which of course makes him OK. Seriously, if Reno was...

  • Humberto Fontova: Welcome to the Twilight Zone, Rosita Paya. http://babalublog.com/2014/03/ 07/welcome-to-the-twilight-...

search babalu

babalú archives

frequent topics


elsewhere on the net



realclearworld

Numbers never lie: 1,727 & 110

1,727


1,727:
That is the number of arrests and detentions of opposition members, dissidents, and democracy activists that took place in Cuba in the first six months of this year, 2011.

110

110: That is the percentage of increase (110%) in arrests and detainment of peaceful activists on the island over the same period last year (2010).

No figures or numbers illustrate the effects of Raul Castro's so-called reforms better than these two numbers.

1 comment to Numbers never lie: 1,727 & 110