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Daily Archives: April 2, 2012

Cuba: What Do We Mean By Revolution?April 2, 2012Yusimi RodriguezHAVANA TIMES, April 2 — The question of what do we really mean by revolution came to me recently while I was reading the official Granma newspaper. It talked about how a group of self-e... Continue reading
Cuba, the Pope, and the Ladies in WhitePope Benedict's visit to Cuba revealed the intransigence of theCastroite regime. Even so, the Ladies in White - the wives, mothers,and sisters of political prisoners - continue their demands for humanrights on... Continue reading
104 Hours in the Darkness / Luis Felipe RojasLuis Felipe Rojas, Translator: Raul G. This post was written by Luis Felipe Rojas as soon as he was released from his 4 day detention on Wednesday, March 28th, as Pope Benedict XVI was heading out of Cuba.I ... Continue reading
Posted on Monday, 04.02.12Church makes dangerous bargain with CastroBY JOSE AZELjazel@miami.eduThe malevolence of the Castro brothers during their five decades regime is well documented: 3,615 executions by firing squad, 1,253 extrajudicial killings, t... Continue reading
Selling Violence vs. Selling Its AbsenceApril 1, 2012Osmel AlmaguerHAVANA TIMES, April 1 — On the news, here in Cuba, it was reported that an American student used a machine gun to shoot five of his classmates – two of whom later died. Though the i... Continue reading
Cuba, An Island of EuphemismsMarch 30, 2012Dariela AquiquePeople who were the "maggots," "worms," "traitors" and "scum" are now called "community members" or "Cuban-Americans" or "those l... Continue reading
An Anticlimactic MassMarch 30, 2012Isbel Diaz TorresHAVANA TIMES, March 29 — "Who had the idea that people would be able hold out here from as early as 6:00 am?" rhetorically asked a man as he was leaving. He was one of those who, by the hu... Continue reading
Posted on Sunday, 04.01.12The readers' forumCatholic Church stifles Cuba's freedomPope Benedict XVI should never have accepted the terms and conditions insisted upon by the Cuban dictatorship for his trip to Cuba. By strictly following the dict... Continue reading
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