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New Orleans, November 20 (RHC)-- An undocumented human rights activist has taken sanctuary inside a New Orleans church in an attempt to avoid deportation back to El Salvador.  Jose Torres is the father of two U.S.-born daughters, both of whom are … Continue reading
The pattern is the exact same, keep most reported sex crimes internal and away from the police, prosecutors and the courts and protect the institution ALBANY, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, November 19, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Sexual predators and … Continue reading
The pattern is the exact same, keep most reported sex crimes internal and away from the police, prosecutors and the courts and protect the institution ALBANY, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, November 19, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Sexual predators and … Continue reading
Governor Andrew Cuomo’s mental health agencies are rampant with sexual abuse, rape and cover-ups, similar to the Catholic Church ALBANY, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, November 18, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ -- It is the same cover-up scheme that the … Continue reading
Governor Andrew Cuomo’s mental health agencies are rampant with sexual abuse, rape and cover-ups, similar to the Catholic Church ALBANY, NEW YORK, UNITED STATES, November 18, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ -- It is the same cover-up scheme that the … Continue reading
The Lawsuit charged the Mormon Church with copyright Infringement of the Alexander Scourby narration of the King James Bible, owned by Litchfield Associates TAMPA, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES, November 16, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ -- The Chicago … Continue reading
The Lawsuit charged the Mormon Church with copyright Infringement of the Alexander Scourby narration of the King James Bible, owned by Litchfield Associates TAMPA, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES, November 16, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ -- The Chicago … Continue reading
The Cuba United Methodist Church, 626 East … p.m. Dec. 2. The Cuba United Methodist Church, 626 East … Continue reading
CUBA—The Cuba Church of the Nazarene will … at 5 p.m. CUBA—The Cuba Church of the Nazarene will … the meal the churches of Cuba will hold an evening of … to the public. Contact the Cuba Church of the Nazarene at … Continue reading
14ymedio, Bertha Guillen, Candelaria, 10 November 2017 — It has not remained seated like the famous figure of Auguste Rodin, but nor has it been able to walk as much as its editors would like. The magazine El Pensador (The Thinker) edited in Guanajay, Artemisa, is two decades old and its founders dream of being able to publish … Continue reading "In Guanajay, the Editors of a Magazine Dream of Publishing in Digital Format" Continue reading
14ymedio, Havana, 10 November 2017 — The Provincial Court of Pinar del Río ratified the sentence of three years of deprivation of liberty against Karina Galvez issued last September. The economist was informed on Wednesday of the sentence on appeal and must spend the time of imprisonment under “limitation of freedom” at the home of her … Continue reading "Cuban Court Ratifies Three-Year Sentence Against Karina Gálvez" Continue reading
Primavera Digital, Eduardo Martínez Rodríguez, El Cerro, Havana, 6 November 2017 — I’ve just finished reading an eBook (which has never been published in Cuba) written by someone who was detained in Cuba’s infamous “Military Units to Aid Production” [known by their acronym in Spanish as UMAP], who endured all of the bloody sordidness of … Continue reading "Poor Memory? / Eduardo Martínez Rodríguez" Continue reading
14ymedio, Mario Penton, Miami, 4 November 2017 — The Catholic priest José Conrado Rodríguez, parish priest of the church of San Francisco de Paula in Trinidad, visited Miami last week to present his book Dreams and Nightmares of a Priest in Cuba. On the way to Miami’s Ermita de la Caridad, where he planned to offer … Continue reading "Obama Made The Mistake Of “Giving In Without Demanding,” Regrets Father Conrado" Continue reading
The Cuba Christian Church, 215 South Fourth … .m. Saturday, Nov. 11. The Cuba Christian Church, 215 South Fourth … Continue reading
14ymedio, Ricardo Fernandez, Santiago de Cuba, 30 October 2017 — The evangelical pastor Alain Toledano feels that he has lived through 18 years of intense battle since he founded his own church in Santiago de Cuba, a congregation that has experienced a “rapid growth,” according to what he told 14ymedio. The high numbers attending the worship … Continue reading "Alain Toledano: “If We Stay Quiet They Crush Us”" Continue reading
14ymedio, Mario Penton, Miami, 27 October 2017 — “The Catholic Church in Cuba has a future of hope because despite the forces that have wanted to sow hatred in the Cuban nation, love has always triumphed.” This was the central message of Father José Conrado Rodríguez, presbyter of the church of San Francisco de Paula in … Continue reading "“This Soul of a Wounded People is The Worst Thing That Castroism Has Left Us”" Continue reading
14ymedio, Marcelo Hernandez, Camagüey, 19 October 2017 — The historical center of the city of Camagüey is once again recovering one of its emblematic attractions, although it is not an old church, a park, or one of the many museums in the city. Paladar 1800 reopened after having been closed for ten months due to a … Continue reading "Paladar 1800 Resurges After Owner Released from Prison" Continue reading
… to San Miguel. "The Cubans can teach us to better … ." The Catholic Church in Cuba is still recovering from decades … needed primarily to help the Cuban people consolidate or to grow … was some discussion among the Cubans. ...There was some nervousness. They … Continue reading
14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez, Havana, 15 October 2017 — It was April 2007 and a time of dark days. The most stagnant part of the Catholic Church intervened in the magazine Vitral (Stained Glass Window), shifting it away from its marked social mission. In the face of the hijacking, the editors jumped ship and months later … Continue reading "Cuba’s ‘Convivencia’ Project Celebrates Its First Decade" Continue reading
14ymedio, Bertha K. Guillen, Candelaria, 13 October 2017 — The main pharmacy in Candelaria, a city in Cuba’s Artemisa province, looks like an overturned hornet’s nest when new medications arrive. Meanwhile, the area’s chronically ill spend their days in uncertainty due to the shortage of a growing number of drugs, a situation echoed in the … Continue reading "Candelaria Runs Out Of Medicines" Continue reading
14ymedio, Luz Escobar, Havana, 9 October 2017 – Months ago, surrounded by strict discretion, the remains of Carlos Manuel de Céspedes and Mariana Grajales were exhumed in the Santa Ifigenia cemetery in Santiago de Cuba. The operation was led by the same specialist who, two decades ago, led the search for the remains of Ernesto Che … Continue reading "Cuban Authorities Secretly Disinter Remains of Céspedes and Grajales" Continue reading
Followers of the Yoruba religion will soon have TV and radio channels devoted entirely to them and believers of other religions that mix African faiths with Catholic Church iconography. The … Click to Continue » Continue reading
… waterside church in her native Havana. "I hoped for my … so happens to be a Cuban restaurant owned by a musician … sent here," El Ambia Cubano restaurant owner Alfredo Hernandez told … Miel," available outside of Cuba. It has been difficult because … Continue reading
… waterside church in her native Havana. "I hoped for my … so happens to be a Cuban restaurant owned by a musician … sent here," El Ambia Cubano restaurant owner Alfredo Hernandez told … Miel," available outside of Cuba. It has been difficult because … Continue reading
14ymedio, Zunilda Mata, Havana, 27 September 2017 – Three families are now bathing in Bernardina’s shower. “Everyone brings their own soap but the water is for everyone,” says the 86-year-old woman at her house on Calle Campanario in Havana. After Hurricane Irma the retiree opened her doors to her most affected neighbors, a gesture that is repeated … Continue reading "From Cuban To Cuban, National Solidarity After Hurricane Irma" Continue reading
… waterside church in her native Havana. "I hoped for my … so happens to be a Cuban restaurant owned by a musician … sent here," El Ambio Cubano restaurant owner Alfredo Hernandez told … Miel," available outside of Cuba. It has been difficult because … Continue reading
… /Illinois State Police 2. Cuba Fire Department 3. Smithfield Fire … & Bakery 10. Cuba Marching Wildcats 11. Cuba Unit School District 3 … Park District 28. Cuba Elementary PTO 29. Cuba Elementary Bike Riders 30 … Fulton County Judge 38. The Cuba Nazarene Church 39. Gorsuch Appliance … Continue reading
14ymedio, Mario Penton, Miami, 22 September 2017 — Carlos Iván González arrived in Florida in 1980, during the Mariel Boatlift exodus, barely 14 years old. Now, at age 50 and after establishing a family in the United States, deportation is hanging over his head. In 2012, he was sentenced by a state judge to five years in … Continue reading "A ‘Marielito’ Will Be Deported After His Release From Prison After 37 Years In The US" Continue reading
14ymedio, Luz Escobar, Havana, 23 September 2017 – Hope is fading these days in Havana’s San Lázaro Street due to the closing of the Malecón, after the damages left by Hurricane Irma. The lives of the residents along the coastline are stalled, waiting for humanitarian aid that has never arrived. The San Leopoldo neighborhood and the … Continue reading "Hurricane Victims Along Havana’s Coastline Wait for Help That Never Comes" Continue reading
14ymedio, Havana, 21 September 2017 — Economist Karina Gálvez was sentenced Thursday by the Municipal Court of the city of Pinar del Rio to three years of deprivation of liberty and the confiscation of her home for the crime of tax evasion, a member of the Center for Coexistence Studies CEC) confirmed 14ymedio. A court decision … Continue reading "Cuban Economist Karina Gálvez Sentenced To Three Years In Prison" Continue reading
14ymedio, Carlos Alberto Montaner, Miami, 17 September 2017 — In the middle of the hurricane I received a mysterious photo of Fidel Castro. At the top it said: “Fidel resurrected.” Below the portrait the mystery was clarified: “His name is Irma.” The Commander was reincarnated as a ferocious hurricane. The joke has a serious basis Juan Manuel Cao, … Continue reading "A Hurricane Called Communism" Continue reading
14ymedio, Nora Gamez, Mimi Whitefield, Mario Penton, Miami, 17 September 2017 – Concerned that the Cuban government does not usually accept donations from the United States, the Cuban-American community is looking for alternatives to help their families on the island, which has been devastated by the passage of Hurricane Irma. According to a preliminary evaluation … Continue reading "After Hurricane Irma, Sending Help to Family in Cuba is Complicated" Continue reading
14ymedio, Miriam Celaya, Havana, 15 September 2017 — Residents of Punta Alegre, a small fishing village located on the northern coast of Cuba’s municipality of Chambas, in Ciego de Ávila, have not yet recovered from the horror they experienced on September 8th, when their community was leveled while hurricane Irma struck for endless hours. Ironically, … Continue reading "“The Hurricane Has Delivered Punta Alegre the Coup de Grace”" Continue reading
14ymedio, Zunilda Mata, Havana, 14 September 2017 – In Cuba’s capital city dozens of victims of Hurricane Irma surround an improvised kiosk clutching plastic bowls and bottles. The authorities have set up several stands that offer soup, rice with a protein and bottled water to anxious residents. With prices of 2 Cuban pesos (CUP) for the … Continue reading "Cubans Are Disgusted By Government’s Management After Irma" Continue reading
… stricken by Hurricane Irma in Cuba and Haiti, it announced Tuesday … ,000 for an appeal for Cuba expected to be announced by … for the Episcopal Church of Cuba and $10,0000 for a … . Floods caused significant destruction in Cuba. A number of Christian aid … Continue reading
14ymedio, Zunilda Mata, Havana, 9 September 2017 — While the winds were pummeling the eastern and central parts of the island, thousands of faithful devotees gathered this Friday in Havana to participate in the procession for the Virgin of the Charity of Cobre, Cuba’s Patron Saint, which is celebrated every 8th September. To the traditional requests … Continue reading "Cubans Ask Cachita To “Take Pity” On The Island" Continue reading
14ymedio, Marcelo Hernandez, Havana, 24 August 2017 – He arrives close to noon with a tin cup and a plastic bag. Roberto is one of the many elderly who eat lunch at the Milagrosa parish hall in Havana’s Santos Suarez neighborhood. The ration he receives for breakfast, lunch and a snack is the 78-year-old retiree’s … Continue reading "Soup Kitchen for Havana’s Poor Can Barely Cope" Continue reading
HAVANA - Cuba's Raul Castro is … the Catholic Church to train Cuban entrepreneurs, which he said the … 10 that they continue their Havana operations and have been legally … Paquete system, an underground network Cubans use to access and buy … Continue reading
14ymedio, Havana, 5 August 2017 — Economist Karina Gálvez received the prosecution’s petition on Saturday for the alleged crime of “tax evasion.” According to this petition, the member of the Center for Coexistence Studies (CEC) could be sentenced to three years of house arrest and confiscation of her home, she informed 14ymedio. “A messenger from the Tribunal, … Continue reading "Prosecutors Demand Three Years in Prison for Karina Gálvez and the Confiscation of Her Home" Continue reading
… well as evangelism in ministry. “Cuba Baptist Church” is the congregation … Baptist seminaries. The CP helped Cuba Baptist Church launch in 1947 … their children Ruth and Elijah. “Cuba Baptist Church has received missionaries … local needs,” the pastor said.   Cuba Baptist Church is praying over … Continue reading
… with veneration opportunities in Silvis, Havana, Champaign, Bloomington, and Peoria. (The … , Aug. 17: St. Patrick Church, Havana. Veneration times and surrounding events … Continue reading
… ;s maternal grandparents emigrated from Cuba. Chavarria is pictured with her … Continue reading
Our apologies for not having subtitles for this video. 14ymedio, Havana, 21 July 2017 — At least 40 activists attended a mass in tribute to opponents Oswaldo Payá and Harold Cepero on the fifth anniversary of their deaths, on Thursday evening. The ceremony took place in the church of Los Quemados in Marianao, Havana, and passed … Continue reading "Dozens of Opponents Attend Mass in Honor of Oswaldo Paya in Havana" Continue reading
… during the peace process in Havana, said that throughout the 52-year … Continue reading
… to the Episcopal Diocese of Cuba to learn more about its … for the Episcopal Diocese of Cuba, which states: “We seek to … on the needs of the Cuban family.” A key part of … through the Episcopal Church of Cuba. We were privileged to learn … Continue reading