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Monthly Archives: August 2011

Mercedes por la libertadWednesday, August 31, 2011 | Por Juan Mario RodriguezLA HABANA, Cuba, agosto, www.cubanet.org -"Ahora yo no estoy reclamando la Tarjeta (permiso de salida), estoy haciendo oposición en las calles", expresó Me... Continue reading
Publicado el miércoles, 08.31.11La nación exiliadaEnrique PattersonDesearía equivocarme, pero me temo que el vaivén del castrismo marcará a futuro la identidad nacional y la localización de la nación cubana, no creo q... Continue reading
Havana, Aug 31 (Prensa Latina) Current solar energy potentials in Cuba was highlighted by Luis Berriz, president of the Cuban Society for the Promotion of Renewable Energy Sources and Respect for ... Continue reading
DDC La Habana El creador del Vimang habla de un éxito del 90%, mientras activistas opositores duda... Continue reading
Publicado el miércoles, 08.31.11Los dictadoresNicolás PérezLos dictadores esa vergüenza de la raza humana, se dividen en seis curiosos grupos. Los que mueren en el poder y en la cama como Joseph Stalin y Francisco Franco. Los que el... Continue reading
Basin Fund, a closed-end mutual fund that aims to profit from a resumption of U.S. trade with Cuba, surged the most in three weeks after a newspaper report that former President Fidel Castro’s health had deteriorated. The $25 million fund jumped 3.7 Continue reading
NEW YORK (JTA) -- An online petition to free the Jewish American contractor Alan Gross garnered almost 1,000 signatures in its first day. The petition launched Monday appeals to Cubaâ??s leadership to Continue reading
Suenha from Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo on Vimeo. Suenha from Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo on Vimeo. Only truth will make us free. Jesus To dream does not cost a cent, to act with a conscience and with courage is the highest expression of love. Dream Don’t look back Live! Feel Peace Sow! The sun will [...] Continue reading
According to a new report babies in the United States have a higher risk of dying during their first month of life than do babies born in 40 other countries. Some of the countries that outrank the United Continue reading
TORONTO, ONTARIO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 08/31/11 -- Leisure Canada Inc. (TSX VENTURE: LCN) - Leisure Canada Inc. (the "Company") is pleased to announce that, further to its news release dated June 28, 2011, Continue reading
, 91 of Fort Smith passed away Tuesday, August 30, 2011. She was born April 1, 1920 in Havana, AR to the late William Jesse Moore and Katy Ethel Brown Moore. She was a member of Temple Baptist Church Continue reading
Eleuterio Páez, su creador, afirma que el nivel de éxito en los tratamientos de VIH-SIDA es del 90% Continue reading
(IPS) - They get ready for the jump, a spectacular airborne pirouette follows and then a stream of saltwater spray rounds off the plunge. Dozens of youngsters, mainly boys, cool off from the summer heat Continue reading
La isla caribeña ha sido escenario de múltiples protestas por falta de aliementos. Continue reading
DDC La Habana Iroel Sánchez dice que 'cuando eso suceda', 'sus enemigos no se enterarán por espe... Continue reading
La protesta fue protagonizada por familiares y amigos de Domingo Ifraín Díaz Fuentes condenado a 13 años de prisión por entrar ilegalmente a Cuba en una moto acuática. Continue reading
Paraiso from Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo on Vimeo. Paradise from Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo on Vimeo. Opening frame: “An image is worth 1,000 words.” Closing frame: “Fool me once, shame on you, fool me twice, shame on me.” August 23 2... Continue reading
Havana, Aug 31 (Prensa Latina) The ALBA Cultural Center of Havana is organizing a Caribbean cinema week, as part of the meeting of filmmakers from Africa, the Caribbean and its diasporas, from ... Continue reading
PolíticaEl politólogo alemán Bernt Hoffmann opina que “su despedida está concluida”, pues “la era post Castro empezó hace cinco años” Continue reading
HAVANA, Aug 31, 2011 (IPS) - They get ready for the jump, a spectacular airborne pirouette follows and then a stream of saltwater spray rounds off the plunge. Dozens of youngsters, mainly boys, cool ... Continue reading
Russian Unpublished Photos Exhibited in Holguin The Electa Arenal hall of the Holguin Art Center is exhibiting unpublished photographs on the history and traditions of St. Petersburg, Russia's most European Continue reading
Cuba Participates in Intâ??l Book Fair of Central America FILCEN 2011 Writer Emerio Medina Pena, from Holguin province, is taking part in the 15th International Book Fair of Central America (FILCEN 2011) Continue reading
Salud 31 Ago 2011 | 06:38 am - Por Andrea Small Carmona"No entiendo cómo permiten que los cubanos ejerzan sin reválida"La familia demandó a Pedro Pablo López por mala praxis y violencia física contra la mujerLa vida ... Continue reading
Al menos 65 disidentes han sido detenidos desde el pasado viernes en la provincia de Santiago de Cuba (este), especialmente en las localidades de El Cobre Continue reading
Dissidents detained in Cuba: rights groupAFPCuban government opponent Elizardo Sanchez, pictured in 2009. Dozens of opposition activists have been detained in Cuba over the past five weeks, an outlawed rights group said on Tuesday, blaming President Ra... Continue reading
though charter flights are now traveling between the two countries. The first commercial flight between Puerto Rico and Cuba recently re-opened a path blocked by the boycott imposed by Washington on Havana. Unfortunately for Cubans and Puerto Ricans, Continue reading
New rumors of Fidel Castro's death circulate among Cuban exiles and onlineSource: (AHN) Reporter: Matthew Borghese31, 2011 06:33 am EDTA new round of rumors says former Cuban President and revolutionary Communist Fidel Castro has passed away at his... Continue reading
(The Ladies in White, a group of family members of imprisoned dissidents, march during their weekly protest in Havana February 27, 2011/Enrique De La Osa) Leaders of the dissident group Ladies in White Continue reading
A small taste of Arab spring in CubaPosted: 08/31/2011 1:00 AMAN extraordinary event occurred in Havana last week. Four women staged a brief protest against the Castro regime on the steps of the Capitol building and a host of onlookers quickly gathered... Continue reading
Cuba's Pro-Freedom 'Resistance' Movement Is GrowingAramis L. PerezAugust 30, 2011 at 11:13 amAs attention focuses on the Middle East and North Africa, where protesters have taken to the streets to demand political change, some wonder whethe... Continue reading
Ros-Lehtinen: Cuba Heading UN Disarmament Panel 'Ludicrous'Tuesday, 30 Aug 2011 08:40 AMBy T.M. GolubRep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen, the chairwoman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, calls Cuba taking over the rotating presidency of the United N... Continue reading
Yet no one did not deny the news spread quickly in the virtual world Twitter users abroad, Cuba's legendary leader Fidel Castro's death yesterday, the day began to shock the news and photographs. After Continue reading
CONTACT: Brenda Bowser-Soder, Human Rights First 202-370-3323 | BowserSoderB@humanrightsfirst.org Washington, D.Câ??The attacks and detention of human rights activists in Cubaâ??including members of the Continue reading
Cuban singer-songwriter Pablo Milanes has criticized the harassment of a leading Cuban dissident group, saying insults and obscenities hurled by pro-government crowds at the so-called Ladies in White Continue reading
(EFE via COMTEX) -- The Ladies in White, the dissident movement that lobbies for the release of political prisoners in Cuba, asked the Catholic Church to intervene with the Castro regime so that the latter Continue reading
Agencias La Habana El organismo, encargado de la delación, la represión y el control social en la... Continue reading
Monseñor Porcari y Orlando Márquez trasladarán las preocupaciones del grupo al arzobispo de La Habana para que este converse sobre la situación con el gobernante Raúl Castro. Continue reading
HAVANA — Cuban athlete Dayron Robles has claimed he wouldn't have been disqualified from the 110-meter hurdles at the world championships if he came from a more powerful ... Continue reading
Hurry up Cubaaan, deadline approaches for the Photography Contest…, originally uploaded by orlandoluispardolazo. vocescubanas.com/cubafotosocial paisdepixeles.wordpress.com August 24 2011 Continue reading
El estelar pitcher cubano de los Nacionales de Washington ingresa a un reducido club de recordistas en Grandes Ligas. Continue reading
DAEGU, South Korea (Reuters) - A gritty Russian racewalker won the solitary gold up for grabs on Wednesday as a world championships characterized so far by drama and disqualifications reached its midway Continue reading
Disidencia, Damas de Blanco“Nosotras sabemos que si depende de la Iglesia Católica y del cardenal Jaime Ortega esas torturas no existieran, pero el Gobierno es impredecible”, dijo Berta Soler sobre la reunión con autoridades católicas Continue reading
National Geographic Expeditions will launch its people-to-people tours in Cuba in November. National Geographic received its Cuba travel license from the U.S. Treasury Department on Aug. 23. Operators Continue reading
La comunidad dominicana se consolida como el primer grupo extranjero de Puerto Rico con 68.000 inmigrantes, cifra que podría superar los 200.000 si se contabilizan los indocumentados. El catedrático Continue reading
Decenas de periodistas y productores de televisión dominicanos expresaron su preocupación por las supuestas presiones y amenazas que en contra de la libertad de prensa han desatado funcionarios del Continue reading