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Reports from Cuba: ‘If I had someone to sponsor me…’

By Rafael Alcides in Translating Cuba: “If I had someone to sponsor* me…” Cubanet, Rafael Alcides, Havana, 19 May 2015 – This morning I woke up pessimistic. There was no milk in the house, and the kind they sell at the “shopping” [hard-currency* store] is priced out of reach for anyone who is not an […]

Los Pichy Boys: Elian wants to come back to Miami!

The always irreverent, never boring, Los Pichy Boys: "Eliansito quiere venir pa' la Yuma" Los Pichy Boys Dale Share , Like y Comenta !!! Ahora Elian Quiere Venir para Miami !!! Que les parece todo esto , Lo dejarían entrar o no ? Déjanos tu comentario. Posted by Los Pichy Boys on Monday, May 25, […]

The Pope, Liberation Theology, Palestine and Castro…

Lionel Chetwynd in PJ Media: The Pope, Liberation Theology, Palestine and Castro… One by one, the great Western institutions have fallen to the infection of the left. Have they now captured the Church of Rome? Trust in the Lord with all your heart, And lean not on your own understanding; In all your ways acknowledge Him, […]

China’s illicit weapons shipment to Cuba’s terrorist sponsoring regime sparks scandal in Colombia

Via Capitol Hill Cubans: Scandal Over "Cuba-Bound" Weapons Unfolds in Colombia The Colombian newspaper, El Espectador, has published an investigative report on the mysteries surrounding the Dan Da Xia, a Chinese vessel caught carrying 15 containers of heavy weapons hidden as a cereal shipment. The shipment was discovered in Cartagena, Colombia on February 28th, 2015. […]

Hope and Change in Obama’s Cuba: Apartheid Castro regime declares open season on female activists and artists

More coverage of the latest wave of violent repression this past weekend by the Obama-backed apartheid regime of the Castro brothers. Belen Marty in PanAm Post: Cubans Protest Venezuelan Political Imprisonment, 163 Get Arrested Castro Brothers Declare Open Season on Female Activists, Artists Cuba’s political police have arrested 163 people for protesting to demand the […]

A forgotten memorial: A monument thanking Americans – in Cuba!

By Spyridon Mitsotakis in Breitbart:  A Forgotten Memorial: A Monument Thanking Americans – In Cuba! There is a memorial that most Americans are not likely to know of, and one that few Americans have likely visited. This is because this memorial – dedicated to brave American soldiers who gave their lives to liberate the oppressed […]

Reports from Cuba: What the wind left behind

By Rafael Alcides in Translating Cuba: What the Wind Left Behind* Cubanet, Rafael Alcides, Havana, 10 April 2015 – Havana sixty years ago was a pretty city—clean, young and with no thieves of any consequence in the neighborhood. Around 9:00 at night the garbage truck would make its rounds. It was a regular truck, not […]

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Cuba’s apartheid regime denies Tania Bruguera entry into National Museum of Fine Arts

Via Diario de Cuba (translation by Translating Cuba): Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes Denies Entry to Tania Bruguera Diario de Cuba, Havana, 24 May 2015 – This Saturday the Museo National de Bellas Artes (National Museum of Fine Arts) denied entry to the artist Tania Bruguera, who had been invited to the opening of an […]

Hope and Change in Obama’s Cuba: Another Sunday of violence as Obama-backed apartheid regime arrests nearly 200 dissidents

#Cuba momentos arresto @AGRodiles 7mo #DomingodRepresion @DamasdBlanco @diariodecuba @CubanetNoticias @reportacuba pic.twitter.com/UCIEfLVLxA — @Ailermaria (@ailermaria) May 24, 2015 Another Sunday of violence in Cuba as the Obama-backed apartheid dictatorship of the Castro family unleashed yet another wave of violent repression on the island. Empowered by the new White House policy of appeasement that ensures the U.S. […]

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Reports from Cuba: A deafening noise at Tania Brugeura’s door

By El Fogonero in Translating Cuba: A Deafening Noise at Tania Bruguera’s Door El Fogonero, 22 May 2015 – The Cuban dictatorship has been left without arguments, and so they do not dare to listen to Cubans, nor let them be listened to. The latest proof of this is what is happening right now to […]

The ‘real’ Cuba according to Gucci

According to Gucci, the real Cuba is not an island prison ruled by an ironfisted apartheid dictatorship that has been mercilessly enslaving millions and brutally imprisoning and assassinating its opponents for more than a half century. As far as Gucci is concerned, the real Cuba is a glamorous place where stunning models stand around a […]

A letter to Pope Francis on his role in supporting Cuba’s evil apartheid dictatorship

By Obie Usategui in the Canada Free Press: Letter to Pope Francis Your Holiness Pope Francis Apostolic Palace Vatican City 00120 Your Holiness: I am one of approximately one million Cubans, who, on a day like today, fled our homeland for good – a Caribbean island, who, discoverer Christopher Columbus, described as: “The most beautiful […]

Dissident punk-rocker Gorki Aguila arrested in Cuba for demanding release of imprisoned artist El Sexto

As they say, Hope and Change in Obama's Cuba. Via Capitol Hill Cubans: Cuban Rocker Arrested for Demanding Release of Political Prisoner Cuban rocker Gorki Aguila, of the band Porno Para Ricardo, was arrested this afternoon after calling for the release of fellow artist and political prisoner, Danilo Maldonado "El Sexto." Aguila placed a poster […]