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Daily Archives: November 1, 2016

The ‘scarecrow’ words Raúl Castro never said JORGE ENRIQUE RODRÍGUEZ | La Habana | 1 de Noviembre de 2016 – 11:08 CET.

Until recently private-sector businesses in Havana hung, like scarecrows to frighten away menacing birds, signs featuring a phrase… Continue reading

Cuba: Journalists, That’s All / Iván García

Iván García, 25 October 2016 — Erasmo Calzadilla, a columnist for the Havana Times digital newspaper, is a controversial chap who listens to opposing arguments but but hangs on doggedly to his own… Continue reading

Poking the Hornet’s Nest / Rebeca Monzo

Rebeca Monzo, 31 October 2016 — Here on my planet, the government used the term “hornet’s nest” to name student groups at all levels, whose classes were suspended because they were forced to… Continue reading

“Wi-fi is Killing My Business” / Cubanet, Pablo Gonzalez

Cubanet, Pablo Gonzalez, Havana, 31 October 2016 — “I work as a network administrator in a company in Havana, but everyone knows that in this country the salary is not enough… Continue reading

My Friend Marquito Will Repatriate to Cuba / Cubanet, Luis Cino Alvarez

Cubanet, Luis Cino Alvarez, Havana, 31 October 2016 — My friend Marquito who has lived in Miami for fifteen years, has decided, as soon as he retires, to… Continue reading

Searching for Cuba’s Pre-Colombian Roots A newfound quest for identity has led some to reclaim their Taíno Indian heritage By Hillary Gulley SMITHSONIAN JOURNEYS QUARTERLY

Roberto Ordúñez Fernández first began unearthing artifacts in and around Cuba’s eastern tip more than… Continue reading

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