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The EU lies and bites its tongue

The EU lies and bites its tongue ROBERTO ÁLVAREZ QUIÑONES | Los Ángeles | 17 de Diciembre de 2016 – 22:23 CET. The Council of the Union European (EU) is lying when it says that the agreement signed with the dictatorship of Raúl Castro in Brussels on 12 December, which put an end to the […] Continue reading

Cubacel Censors Texts With The Words “Democracy” Or “Hunger Strike”

Cubacel Censors Texts With The Words “Democracy” Or “Hunger Strike” /
14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez, Reinaldo Escobar

14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez/Reinaldo Escobar, Havana, 3 September 2016 — If
you are considering sending a text message to a friend to wish him a… Continue reading

Opinion – U.S. must stand with the opponents of Castros’ tyranny

Opinion: U.S. must stand with the opponents of Castros’ tyranny BY TED CRUZ I had the honor recently to meet with Cuban dissident Oscar Biscet, who was visiting the United States to receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom that President George W. Bush had awarded him in 2007. Then serving a 25-year prison sentence for […] Continue reading

Opinion – U.S. must stand with the opponents of Castros’ tyranny

Opinion: U.S. must stand with the opponents of Castros’ tyranny
BY TED CRUZ

I had the honor recently to meet with Cuban dissident Oscar Biscet, who
was visiting the United States to receive the Presidential Medal of
Freedom that President… Continue reading

Not even the Chinese model can save Castroism

Not even the Chinese model can save Castroism FABIO RAFAEL FIALLO | Ginebra | 19 Abr 2016 – 7:02 pm. Clinging to the most retrograde Soviet tradition, the Communist Party of Cuba decided to hold its VII Congress without even having allowed any debate on the documents distributed for approval at the event. This secrecy […] Continue reading

Yes, Communism Is Still With Us

Yes, Communism Is Still With Us
By Lee Edwards, Ph.D.

A quarter of a century ago, Soviet Communism, the dark tyranny that had
controlled dozens of nations and was responsible for the deaths of
millions of innocent victims, suddenly collapsed.… Continue reading

President Obama’s ‘betrayal’ of Cuban democrats

President Obama’s ‘betrayal’ of Cuban democrats
By Editorial Board December 19 at 7:46 PM

PRESIDENT OBAMA said he decided to normalize relations with Cuba because
“we can do more to support the Cuban people and promote our values
through engagement.”… Continue reading

Have a cigar – Cuba and Europe to write a business plan

Have a cigar: Cuba and Europe to write a business plan
BY ROBIN EMMOTT
BRUSSELS Thu Feb 20, 2014 1:25am EST

(Reuters) – Eleven months before Barack Obama’s historic handshake with
Raul Castro, Europe staged its own show of friendliness… Continue reading

Cuba Studies ‘Putinismo’ for Survival Tips

Cuba Studies ‘Putinismo’ for Survival Tips
If Havana uses a Russian recipe for clinging to power, investors beware.
By MARY ANASTASIA O’GRADY –

Vladimir Putin’s op-ed in the New York Times wasn’t a big hit with
Americans. But the Russian… Continue reading

Arrests show Cuba not yet ready for reform

Arrests show Cuba not yet ready for reform by Staff Writers Havana (UPI) Jul 25, 2012 Cuba's wide-scale crackdown on dissent that led to arrests at a funeral shows the Central American country isn't ready for credible political reform despite its amb... Continue reading

Dissident: Cuba won’t let me accept rights prize

Dissident: Cuba won’t let me accept rights prize

‘I’m going to continue in my battle for democracy,’ winner of EU award says

HAVANA — A Cuban dissident said he would not attend a ceremony in France to accept the European… Continue reading

LIKE NOBEL CEREMONY, SAKHAROV PRIZE CEREMONY TO HAVE EMPTY CHAIR

LIKE NOBEL CEREMONY, SAKHAROV PRIZE CEREMONY TO HAVE EMPTY CHAIR 15-12-2010.
Reporters without borders

(www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- Five days after the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony was held in Oslo in laureate Liu Xiaobo’s absence (http://en.rsf.org/china-nobel-peace-prize-universal-10-12-2010,39012.html), the European Parliament’s Sakharov Prize… Continue reading

EU rights prize for Cuban dissident Farinas

Posted on Thursday, 10.21.10
EU rights prize for Cuban dissident Farinas
The Associated Press

STRASBOURG, France — The European Parliament awarded its annual human rights prize on Thursday to Guillermo Farinas, the Cuban dissident whose 134-day hunger strike helped draw… Continue reading

Cuba’s Changes

Cuba’s Changes
By Stabroek staff | July 14, 2010 in Editorial

A sustained effort of relatively quiet European diplomacy on the part of the European Union and the Roman Catholic Church towards Cuba on the issue of human rights, has… Continue reading

Human rights abuse in Cuba: Canadians should be alarmed

Human rights abuse in Cuba: Canadians should be alarmed
by John Geddes on Thursday, May 20, 2010

When Canadians concern themselves with human rights abuses these days—if they do at all— their minds tend to turn to jailed Chinese dissidents,… Continue reading