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Daily Archives: February 8, 2012

Against the Leaders / Lilianne RuízLilianne Ruíz, Translating Cuba, Translator: Unstated I've discovered something important in other to keep writing in my blog. I am not political. I am simply a deeply religious woman. It's not the g... Continue reading
Until When? / Luis Felipe RojasLuis Felipe Rojas, Translator: Raul G. The mother waits in the hospital lobby. Outside, it is very cold- very unusual considering the accustomed high temperatures which whip through the Cuban East. The young man is barely... Continue reading
Out of Service / Yoani SánchezTranslator: Unstated, Yoani Sánchez Commemorative plaque in Havana for the first telephone conversation in Spanish, which occurred in that city on 31 October 1877It weighs more than a "bad marriage," my... Continue reading
Cuba cancels national cycling raceTour of CubaThe Tour of Cuba, the most important national cycling race has been suspended for the second consecutive year, due to what cuba media say is strong economic constraints.The Tour of Cuba, the most importan... Continue reading
Cuba looks to kids to recover faded boxing gloryBy ANNE-MARIE GARCIA, Associated PressWednesday, February 8, 2012(02-08) 12:06 PST HAVANA, Cuba (AP) --Lazaro Perez jabs rhythmically at his rival in a steamy Havana gym, dancing, feinting and punctuating... Continue reading
Cuba told to revisit lawsWed, February 08, 2012 - 1:39 PMLONDON – The global human rights watchdog group, Amnesty International, has urged the Cuban government to reform what it has described as an "arbitrary" exit permit scheme that Havana... Continue reading
Fighting the Cuban regime—one tweet at a timeA new breed of Cuban dissidents is storming the Internetby Gabriela Perdomo on Wednesday, February 8, 2012 1:00pmFreedom— one tweet at a timeDesmond Boylan/ReutersCuba, with the lowest Internet penetrati... Continue reading
Posted on Wednesday, 02.08.12Lawyer for Cuban agents vows last-ditch appealBy PAUL HAVENAssociated PressHAVANA -- A lawyer for five Cuban agents sentenced to long jail terms for spying in the United States said Wednesday he is preparing a last-ditch ap... Continue reading
Cubans Saddled with Refrigerator PaymentsFebruary 8, 2012By Warhol P.HAVANA TIMES, Feb 8 — Today in Cuba there exist situations that are somewhat complicated. At least for me, knowing that I'm shouldering a debt to the government makes me feel ki... Continue reading
Cuban spring 'unavoidable' amid repressionby Laima Andrikiene08 February 2012The international community must act against the undemocratic Cuban regime as it increases its repression of dissidents, argues a member of the European Parliament&#39... Continue reading
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Zapata lives
No place to live
No place to live