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Monthly Archives: October 2014

Embargo 2014 / Rafael Leon Rodriguez Posted on October 24, 2014

The present year, 2014, started and in the last trimester Cuba began to pack its bags. And it is something that has been repeated since the last century to… Continue reading

Cuba and Ebola: Business or Solidarity? / 14ymedio Posted on October 24, 2014

THE NEW YORK TIMES: “Only Cuba and a few NGOs are offering what this major emergency needs: professionals prepared to treat patients.”


THE WASHINGTON POST: “The… Continue reading

Cuba: Where the Rainbow Starts October 23, 2014 Luis Rondon Paz

HAVANA TIMES — In the course of Cuban history, political leaders have mocked sexual minorities. The medical and religious establishments labeled them sick and depraved beings, and, during the… Continue reading

Cuba dual currency panorama Submitted by: Oscar Rojas Curbelo Business and Economy 10 / 24 / 2014

One of the challenges that Cuba face nowadays is to remove dual currency. If during the first half of the 90s, when the… Continue reading

The Misery That Unites Us / Rebeca Monzo Posted on October 24, 2014

When the ill-named Special Period began in 1989, three years had passed since I had quit my job with the Cuban National Commission of UNESCO (with all… Continue reading

The Cuban State: Jack of All Trades, Master of None October 23, 2014 Fernando Ravsberg*

HAVANA TIMES — “People were embezzling money from the State systematically. We had genuine criminal organizations that conducted risky, large-scale operations. These involved managers who… Continue reading

US Coast Guard repatriates 43 Cuban migrants Published on October 24, 2014

MIAMI, USA — The crew of the US Coast Guard Cutter Charles David Jr. repatriated 43 Cuban migrants to Bahia de Cabañas, Cuba, on Wednesday.

These repatriations are… Continue reading

Burma is closer than we think … / 14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez Posted on October 23, 2014

14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez, Prague, 15 October 2014 – A few years ago, when I was overcome with despair about the situation of my country,… Continue reading

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