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Daily Archives: August 22, 2011

El totalitarismo no sabe perderMonday, August 22, 2011 | Por Orlando Freire Santana

LA HABANA, Cuba, agosto, -Para un gobernante demócrata, una derrota electoral es vista como una consecuencia del pacto institucional, en el que se contempla la alternancia… Continue reading

Windhoek — Chief Pharmacist at the Central Medical Store in the Ministry of Health and Social Services, Gilbert Habimana, says he was authorised by Permanent Secretary Kahijoro Kahuure to purchase a consignment of wrong vaccines worth N$18 million from Cuba.… Continue reading

The Original Bacardi Cuba Libre Celebrates 111th AnniversaryAutor: PR Newswire (engl.)22.08.2011, 14:05HAMILTON, Bermuda, August 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ —

Every day, about 6,000,000 BACARDI Cuba Libre cocktails are enjoyed around the world

This August, BACARDI Rum, the world´s favorite and best-selling… Continue reading

Monday, Aug. 22, 2011

Lessons from the affairs of Cuban crocodilesBy CESAR CHELALA

BUENOS AIRES — The recent finding that the seriously endangered Cuban crocodile (Crocodylus rhombifer) has been hybridizing in the wild with the American crocodile (Crocodylus acutus) offers… Continue reading

Cuba's Laides in White attacked

Cuba's Laides in White attacked Cuba's Ladies in White as they held one of their protests.Sun, August 21, 2011 – 3:44 PM

HAVANA, Cuba – Supporters of Cuba's Ladies in White group say Cuba government… Continue reading

Updating Cuba's Immigration PolicyAugust 22, 2011 | Print This Post Print This PostHaroldo Dilla Alfonso

HAVANA TIMES, August 22 — Every time the general/president talks about updating something, I really don't understand what he means. It's probable that he's doing… Continue reading

Cuban dissident group says 2 members arrestedPublished August 22, 2011EFE

Havana – The Ladies in White, the dissident movement seeking freedom for political prisoners, reported the arrest of two of its members in Havana and the harassment of another group… Continue reading

Posted on Monday, 08.22.11

Defections prompt calls for change in Cuban sportsBy ANNE-MARIE GARCIAAssociated Press

HAVANA — Cuba's version of the New York Yankees, the powerhouse Industriales, won the country's 2010 baseball championship with lights-out pitching by Armando Rivero and… Continue reading

Monumental Horrors / Rebeca MonzoRebeca Monzo, Translator: BW

In the past few days, I wrote about architectural horrors, today I am going to dedicate this post to the aggressions committed against our monuments.

Walking through the neighborhood of El Vedado,… Continue reading

Zapata lives
Zapata lives
No place to live
No place to live