Daily Archives: May 25, 2011
Cuba interior commerce chief out, No. 2 promotedAssociated Press2011-05-25 10:01 PM
Cuba has replaced its minister of interior commerce after two years on the job.
An official report in Communist Party daily Granma on Tuesday does not give a reason… Continue reading
Witch Hunting Revisited in CubaMay 25, 2011Dariela Aquique
Like in the Middle Ages, witch hunts are the search for sorcerers or evidence of black magic, all of which lead to the accusation of people who are sometimes tried and always… Continue reading
The Crooks Stealing From Thievesat 1:23 AM Tuesday, May 24, 2011
In 1989, then-Defense (MINFAR) Minister Raul Castro led an operation to purge the leadership of the Ministry of the Interior (MININT) and its lucrative commercial enterprises (e.g. CIMEX).
It… Continue reading
Revolutionary Cuba Now Lays Sand Traps for the BourgeoisieBy RANDAL C. ARCHIBOLDPublished: May 24, 2011
MEXICO CITY — One of Fidel Castro's first acts upon taking power was to get rid of Cuba's golf courses, seeking to stamp out a… Continue reading
New entrepreneurs on the rise in socialist CubaJeff Franks Reuters3:05 p.m. EDT, May 24, 2011
HAVANA (Reuters) – The salvation of socialism in Cuba is taking some odd turns, with words like "competition," "marketing" and "opportunity" being heard for the… Continue reading
Posted on Tuesday, 05.24.11
Cuban painter loses political seat after criticismBy PETER ORSIAssociated Press
HAVANA — A prominent Cuban artist said he has been removed from his legislative post and forced to close his studio over his contacts with dissidents… Continue reading