Human Rights in Cuba

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Monthly Archives: August 2016

Where Hip Hop Fits in Cuba’s Anti-Racist Curriculum The country’s education leaders confront deep-seated discrimination in the classroom through rap. Alexandre Meneghini / Reuters

I was sitting with the Afrocentric rapstress Magia López Cabrera in her modest Havana walk-up in… Continue reading

Indian Workers in Cuba: Why? ROBERTO ÁLVAREZ QUIÑONES | Los Ángeles | 1 de Agosto de 2016 – 13:47 CEST.

The Marxist-Leninist fiasco in Cuba has hit a new nadir, with foreign companies now concluding that construction workers in the… Continue reading

Watch Out! Cattle On The Road / 14ymedio, Jorge Guillen

14ymedio, Jorge Guillen, Candelaria, 29 July 2016 — He still shudders when he remembers that morning, when the broken glass from the windshield exploded everywhere and he had a taste… Continue reading

Chronology: Ten Years Without Fidel Castro / 14ymedio

14ymedio, Havana, 31 July 2016 – Since the proclamation in which Fidel Castro temporarily delegated power on 31 July 2006, the former president has met with two popes, has received visits several… Continue reading

Indians help build Cuba hotels AAP

French construction group Bouygues is employing more than 100 Indian labourers to work on a hotel it is building in Cuba, breaking a taboo in the Communist-run country on hiring foreign labour in order… Continue reading

And the Cubans keep leaving Cuba By Silvio Canto, Jr.

So far, opening Cuba to Americans is not keeping Cubans in the island or changing much of anything.

On the contrary, it looks like more and more Cubans are heading… Continue reading

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Zapata lives
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