Fri Aug 12, 2022
August 12, 2022

Cuba

Cuba | A year after the 11J protests

A year has passed since the social outburst that shook Cuba between July 11 and 12, 2021. From one end of the island to the other, thousands of demonstrators...

Cuba | Solidarity with the July 2021 demonstrators

Here, we reproduce a manifesto of solidarity with the Cuban demonstrators. The persecution by...

The Cuban regime is viciously attacking the 11J political prisoners

March 24, 2022 At the end of January, Cuba's Attorney General's Office reported that 790...

Cuba | Protesters Brutally Persecuted by the Cuban Government After 11J Mobilizations

Seven months after the July 11, 2021 protests in Cuba, repression against demonstrators is...

Cuba: Support the Campaign to Release the Prisoners!

In our recent IWL-FI statement on Cuba, we pointed out, along with the need to expose and repudiate the government repression, which has already...

Our Americas: José Martí and the International Fight Against Imperialism

Our Americas: José Martí and the International Fight Against Imperialism by Sean Joseph January 28, 2021 was the 168th anniversary of the birth of José Martí....

Cuba: The Meaning of "Day Zero"

As of January 1, the Cuban government has begun to implement an economic plan whose main measure is the elimination of double currency in...

On Raul Castro’s replacement as president of Cuba

Miguel Díaz-Canel was elected by the National Assembly as president of the country in replacement of Raúl Castro, with the vote of the 604...

Why Does Fidel Negotiate In Secret With Reagan? – Nahuel Moreno, 1982.

Business Week magazine commented in its 22 June 1981 issue that: “despite the harsh tone speeches by the spokesmen for the Reagan administration in...

Before The Death Of Fidel Castro

Fidel Castro passed away, during the night of November 25, 2016. In 1959 he led the revolution that overthrew the dictator Fulgencio Batista, and...

Obama’s visit to Cuba: another step toward recolonization

Barack Obama's recent visit to Cuba was described as "historic" by the international press: it had been almost 90 years since a U.S. president...

What lies behind the reinstatement of diplomatic relations between USA and Cuba?

 "In Cuba there is poverty, but it's not like in Brazil. There are slums there; not here. Nor do we have beggars sleeping...

Artist Tania Bruguera detained

Cuban performance artist Tania Bruguera was detained by authorities in Havana before a controversial planned performance, according to Deborah Bruguera, the artist's sister. The piece...

Cooperatives in Cuba: headway toward socialism?

Non-farming cooperatives, legalized in December 2012, are the preferred mode of non-state ownership in the "self-employed", micro-enterprises, mixed enterprises and cooperatives sector...

Castro-Chavism: rise and fall

The Cuban and Venezuelan governments can rely on support from most of the world’s left organizations. Their prestige, however, had reached its pinnacle...

Cuban physicians, a victory of the 1959 revolution

The restoration of capitalism in Cuba, held between the years 70-90, among other aberrations, is showing how the great achievements of the 1959...

New foreign investment law shows that capitalism has been restored

Cuba's National Assembly passed a legislation that frees the entry of foreign capital in the country and gives investors legal guarantees and huge...

Who’s afraid of Yoani Sánchez?

We need areal debate on what is going on in Cuba and the Castro regime's true character. Since Cuban blogger, Yoani Sanchez, landed in...