Human Rights in Cuba

Time To Change

November 2013
« Oct   Dec »
Waiting for help
Waiting for help

Daily Archives: November 13, 2013

The Ideology of Prohibition / Luis Cino Alvarez Posted on November 12, 2013

Havana, Cuba, November, — With regards to the absurd and prudish limitations imposed on some students by the Communications Faculty, Elaine Diaz recently wrote on her… Continue reading

El Critico Stops Hunger and Thirst Strike / UNPACU Posted on November 12, 2013

The political prisoner Ángel Yunier Remón Arzuaga, the rapper known as El Critico (The Critic), decided to abandon his hunger and thirst strike after authorities committed… Continue reading

Brigadier Alejandro Castro Espin / Juan Juan Almeida Posted on November 12, 2013

Last Monday, in a diligent and articulate article in I wrote, and I quote: “The question is, ’Where are we going?’ The answer: this coming December… Continue reading

3D Censorship in Cuba / Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo Posted on November 12, 2013

Earlier this year a popular new entertainment business cropped up in Havana: 3D movies! And, as with anything new that happens in Cuba, even if it’s… Continue reading

Posted on Wednesday, 11.13.13

Hijacker pleads not guilty in Florida court BY CURT ANDERSON AP LEGAL AFFAIRS WRITER

MIAMI — A man who admits hijacking an airliner from the U.S. to Cuba almost two decades ago has pleaded not guilty… Continue reading

Cuba lands first direct flight from Poland

CUBA STANDARD — A Boeing 787 operated by Polish flag carrier LOT landed in Varadero Saturday, marking the opening of the first non-stop route from Poland.

The bi-monthly flights from Warsaw to Varadero,… Continue reading

On Cuban Mincemeat November 12, 2013 Osmel Almaguer

HAVANA TIMES — When a Cuban doesn’t know what a rissole is made out of, they say it’s a “hoonos rissole.” Whoever’s next to them then says: “Who knows what it’s got… Continue reading

Posted on Tuesday, 11.12.13

Cubans heartened by possible reversal of 3-D ban BY PETER ORSI ASSOCIATED PRESS

HAVANA — Something unusual appears to be happening in Havana.

The Communist government may be backing off an unpopular economic crackdown barely a… Continue reading

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