Discriminatory prices: how much do things cost? FERNANDO DÁMASO | La Habana | 17 de Julio de 2017 – 12:05 CEST.
The establishment of Cuba’s two different currencies (CUC and CUP), and their different applications (1×24, 1×10, 1×2 and 1×1),… Continue reading
Reparto Eléctrico: causeways, mounds of garbage, spillage, and zero cultural life JORGE ENRIQUE RODRÍGUEZ | La Habana | 18 de Mayo de 2017 – 12:38 CEST.
The Consejo Popular Eléctrico, in the Havana municipality of Arroyo Naranjo, is another example… Continue reading
Two Cuban Activists From Otro18 Arrested
14ymedio, Havana, 26 April 2017 — Activists Arturo Rojas Rodríguez and Aida Valdés Santana were arrested at noon on Tuesday as they tried to reach the Justice Ministry in Havana. The dissidents planned to… Continue reading
Cuba beach invaded by millions of crabs By NBC News Published: April 25, 2017, 12:39 pm
CIENAGA DE ZAPATA, Cuba (NBC News) — Cuba’s Bay of Pigs has been invaded again, this time not by U.S. backed anti-Castro forces, but… Continue reading
‘We have an advantage. We’re not scared.’ A former political prisoner to run in the ‘elections’ YUSIMÍ RODRÍGUEZ LÓPEZ | La Habana | 12 de Abril de 2017 – 12:10 CEST.
‘We will take the voter’s voice wherever necessary’, says… Continue reading
Cuba Kills Another Dissident After Obama’s detente: More tourists on the island and more repression. By Mary Anastasia O’Grady March 5, 2017 5:08 p.m. ET
Score another kill for the Cuban military dictatorship: Last month it eliminated Afro-Cuban dissident Hamell… Continue reading
“That day, like the kids, I went out to play,” says El Sexto / 14ymedio, Luz Escobar
14ymedio, Luz Escobar, Havana, 27 January 2017 — Since late last November Danilo Maldonado, El Sexto, has lived a nightmare. He passed from… Continue reading
Visiting Julio Ferrer Tamayo in jail BORIS GONZÁLEZ ARENAS | La Habana | 20 de Enero de 2017 – 06:05 CET.
Cuban misery really stands out when it is cold. In a country without much of a winter it is… Continue reading
Washington y La Habana apuran el deshielo con tres nuevos pactos DDC | La Habana | 19 de Enero de 2017 – 00:40 CET.
A solo dos días de que tome posesión el nuevo presidente de Estados Unidos, Donald Trump,… Continue reading
Fidel Castro: The Tyrant Exits but the Damage Remains / Jeovany Jimenez Vega
Jeovany Jimenez Vega, 29 November 2016 — The dictator Fidel Castro died last Friday at the age of 90. The extensive news coverage was to be expected.… Continue reading
‘El Sexto’ Moved to a Criminal Prosecution Center / 14ymedio
14ymedio, Havana, 6 December 2016 — The artist Danilo Maldonado, known as ‘El Sexto’ (The Sixth), was transferred Sunday from the police station at Zapata and C in Vedado to… Continue reading
Graffiti Artist ‘El Sexto’ Eats But Rejects Food from Police / 14ymedio
14ymedio, Havana, 2 December 2016 — Danilo Maldonado, known as ‘El Sexto’ (The Sixth), began to eat the food, his mother, Maria Victoria Machado, told this newspaper. A… Continue reading
Police Free ‘14ymedio’ Journalist Reinaldo Escobar / 14ymedio
14ymedio, Havana, 1 December 2016 — The journalist Reinaldo Escobar, editor in chief of 14ymedio, was detained for more than four hours on Thursday, in the midst of the control measures that… Continue reading
Fidel Castro’s 13 Most Notorious Failures / 14ymedio, Zunilda Mata
14ymedio, Zunilda Mata, Havana, 30 November 2016 – Cuba’s official press and, oddly, a good part of the international media, never stop repeating that Fidel Castro brought Cubans free education… Continue reading
Police Confirm To ‘El Sexto’ He Can Not Leave The Country / 14ymedio
14ymedio, Havana, 24 November 2016 — Police informed the graffiti artist Danilo Maldonado – known as ‘El Sexto’, (The Sixth) – that he can not leave the… Continue reading
Ruskin fisherman works to preserve Cuba’s environment Paul Guzzo, Times Staff Writer Tuesday, November 15, 2016 6:00am
TAMPA — Phil Thompson has cast enough fishing line in Cuba that it has become a second home for the Ruskin native and… Continue reading