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Repression
DDC | Holguín

Anairis Miranda Leyva remains under surveillance at the hospital. Her mother fears for the health of her two other children on strike.

Cuba-US Relations
Roberto Álvarez Quiñones | Los Ángeles

An examination of how the parasitism inherent to Castroism made the country more dependent on the USSR than it would have been on the US. And how it now depends on the US even more than it did during the Republic.

Businesses
Pablo Pascual Méndez Piña | La Habana

The powerful military group continues to launch projects to increase its hotel capacity. One of the latest is the reconstruction of the Gran Hotel, at Zulueta and Teniente Rey.

Opinion
DDC | Madrid
Society
Boris González Arenas | La Habana | 1

Her brother went on a hunger strike to get her medicine shipped, strangers and friends raised money to buy it for her, and she was able to continue her treatment thanks to all of them.

Repression
DDC | La Habana

The Ladies in White (Damas de Blanco) and UNPACU were the most repressed organizations last month, the report stated.

Telecommunications
Jorge Enrique Rodríguez | La Habana

'Don't forget that this is a test, even when the service is first charged for,' warned ETECSA employees.

Opinion
Antonio José Ponte | Madrid

For Cuban doctors, missions abroad are an alternative to exile.

Transport
Frank Correa | La Habana
Opinion
Boris González Arenas | La Habana
Editorial
DDC | Madrid
  • The leader of the Latin American Network of Youth for Democracy has managed to frame the struggle for the democratization of Cuba in a Latin American context.
  • By denying entry to the Secretary General of the OAS, and other international invitees, Castroism evidences its desperation and fear.
Economics
Roberto Álvarez Quiñones | Los Ángeles

The regime stymies the emergence of a massive and vibrant private sector. Is it concealing some source of financial support that it cannot reveal?

Opinion
DDC | Madrid

By meeting with the Ladies in White (Damas de Blanco), the Archbishop of Havana trailblazed a path that should be paved in the future.

Human Rights
DDC | La Habana

Berta Soler says that Juan de la Caridad García 'was very receptive' and promised to support women.

Transport
Jorge Enrique Rodríguez | La Habana

'It's not a crusade against taxi drivers, but against all the self employed,' they warn.

Economy
Orlando Freire Santana | La Habana

The purported protection of the population that the regime wields as a pretext is belied by the damage done to citizens.

Economics
Roberto Álvarez Quiñones | Los Ángeles

The figure is huge, given the very poor performance of the Cuban economy, suffering its worst year in a long time.

Dissidence
DDC | La Habana

They condemn the 'violent, illegal and unconstitutional repression' activists of their organizations suffer.

Society
Gerónimo García | La Habana

'The police are a necessary evil in this business; they provide a certain level of security and warn us if there is an operation in the area,' explains a prostitute.