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Prison, death, exile – Outcomes of peaceful opposition to a communist Cuba

Prison, death, exile: Outcomes of peaceful opposition to a communist Cuba BY JUAN O. TAMAYO AND NORA GAMEZ TORRES ngameztorres@elnuevoherald.com There are 44 years of dissidence between Cuban human rights activist Elizardo Sánchez and street protester Sara Martha Fonseca, four and a half decades of peaceful opposition to a communist system that jails people for […] Continue reading

Guillermo Fariñas abandons his hunger strike

Guillermo Fariñas abandons his hunger strike DDC | La Habana | 14 de Septiembre de 2016 – 06:49 CEST. On Monday dissenter Guillermo Fariñas decided to abandon a hunger strike he had been on for 54 days to demand that Raúl Castro desist from his persecution of protestors on the Island. His spokesman, Jorge Luis […] Continue reading

Cuban Officials Cracking Down on Dissidents

Cuban Officials Cracking Down on Dissidents
September 17, 2011 9:53 AM EDT

Officials in Cuba have detained more than 30 anti-government protesters
in an effort to prevent them from staging a demonstration in the town of
Santa Clara.

One of… Continue reading

Spain Betrays Cuba’s Dissidents

Spain Betrays Cuba's Dissidents
12. June 2011 21:25

June 13 – President José Zapatero helped Castro get rid of the best
leaders of the island's nascent democracy movement.

Despite 21% unemployment and a looming debt crisis, Spain is still
considered… Continue reading

Scourge of the Castros: Cuba’s Ladies Courageous

Thor Halvorssen
Human rights advocate and film producer
Posted: September 2, 2010 11:19 AM

Scourge of the Castros: Cuba’s Ladies Courageous

HAVANA, CUBA — This coming Sunday a group of women, dressed in white and holding flowers, will walk quietly… Continue reading

The plight of Cuba’s hunger strikers

The plight of Cuba’s hunger strikers

Cuba’s neighbours should tell Castro’s regime that if it wishes to avoid isolation it needs to improve its human rights record John Keegan
Thursday 18 March 2010 12.30 GMT

Today marks the seventh anniversary… Continue reading