Ileana Ros Lehtinen: Massive Crackdown in Cuba With The Unjust Arrests of Antunez, Yris Perez Aguilera, Berta Soler, Angel Moya, and Dozens More

From the offices of U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R-FL): Jun 11, 2014 Massive Crackdown in Cuba With The Unjust Arrests of Antunez, Yris Perez Aguilera, Berta Soler, Angel Moya, and Dozens More, Says Ros-Lehtinen “The only thing that totalitarian thugs in Havana are interested in is prolonging their stay in power and continuing to deny … Read more

55th Sunday of repression in Cuba as U.S.-backed apartheid regime violently arrests peaceful human rights activists

Yesterday marked the 55th Sunday of repression in Cuba as the island’s human rights and democracy activists attempted to carry out their weekly peaceful protest march and were met with violence and repression by Cuban State Security. The U.S.-backed apartheid regime of the Castros has little to fear from President Obama in terms of reprisals … Read more

Cuba’s Ladies in White suffer another Sunday of repression by U.S.-backed apartheid dictatorship

Another Sunday of repression against the peaceful Ladies in White took place in Cuba yesterday as State Security agents and mobs organized by the U.S.-backed Castro dictatorship carried out a violent “act of repudiation” against the human rights activists. The regime and its mob were successful in preventing the women from attending church services at … Read more

A brutal Mothers Day in Cuba as U.S.-backed regime violently arrests women activists

It was another Sunday of brutal repression in Cuba yesterday as members of the dissident group the Ladies in White were violently arrested by the State Security forces of the U.S.-backed apartheid Castro regime. The weekend violence has become routine on the island, especially since President Obama announced a new U.S. policy of embracing and … Read more

Mother’s Day in Cuba: dissident mothers harassed, arrested, imprisoned

Happy Mother’s Day, Castro-style. From Marti Noticias: The Ladies in White and activists from UNPACU (Unión Patriótica de Cuba) report a severe wave of repression this Sunday. Dissidents have been using social media to report increased police activity and numerous arrests. Some have already been arrested and are spending Mother’s Day in prison.  Others are … Read more

Almost 200 peaceful dissidents violently arrested in Cuba by State Security forces of U.S.-backed Castro dictatorship

As human rights and democracy activists in Cuba attempted to carry out the 48th Sunday of peaceful protest marches in the #TodosMarchamos (We all march) campaign, Cuba’s brutally repressive Castro dictatorship unleashed its 48th Sunday of violence and brutality against them. On Saturday, 148 peaceful dissidents were arrested and on Sunday, more than fifty dissidents, … Read more

Cuba’s U.S.-backed dictatorship launches massive dissident crackdown on Easter Sunday, violently arrests hundreds of protestors

Just one week after Obama’s Hope and Change visit to Cuba where the president solidified U.S. support for the island’s apartheid dictatorship, State Security forces of the Castro regime launched a massive island-wide crackdown of dissidents, brutally attacking and arresting hundreds of peaceful protestors. As the #TodosMarchamos (We all march) human rights campaign celebrated the … Read more