Daily Archives: December 22, 2016
Donald Trump and Raul Castro / Dimas Castellano
Dimas Castellano, 29 November 2016 — The great majority of Cubans were surprised by Donald Trump’s electoral victory. Surveys in other countries, and the official Cuban press, labelling Hillary Clinton as the… Continue reading
What Fidel Castro Left Us (Part 2) / Iván García
Ivan Garcia, 19 December 2016 — According to Luisa, 76, a former prostitute, the first time she collected money for sex, she bathed herself three times trying to remove the… Continue reading
On Your Marks, Get Set…Trump / 14ymedio, Marcelo Hernandez
14ymedio, Marcelo Hernandez, Havana, 21 December 2016 – Walking around the block with a suitcase in hand has been added to the rituals to mark the end of the year, as… Continue reading
What the Newspaper ‘Granma’ Can Change / 14ymedio, Reinaldo Escobar
14ymedio, Reinaldo Escobar, Havana, 21 December 2016 — The newspaper Granma announced that as of tomorrow, in Thursday’s edition, it will debut a new design. For the peace of mind… Continue reading
In Castro’s Cuba, freedom of humor went first BY KRISTINA ARRIAGA – 12/21/16 07:00 PM EST 19
The olive green military jeep that carried Fidel Castro’s ashes broke down. It is fitting. In a country where everything is a façade,… Continue reading
No due process in Cuba By Silvio Canto, Jr.
A few posts ago, we mentioned that “El Sexto”, a popular singer in Cuba, was arrested for celebrating the death of Castro.
His problem is that he constantly dissents from the… Continue reading
Looking at Cuba Right Now PEDRO CAMPOS | La Habana | 22 de Diciembre de 2016 – 12:27 CET.
In Cuba, in the name of socialism, the revolution and the workers, “Fidelism” placed the economy under state control, along with… Continue reading