How The US Government Stokes Racial Tensions In Cuba

By Alan MacLeod, Mintpress News. -

Havana - “A Black uprising is shaking Cuba’s Communist regime,” read The Washington Post’s headline on the recent unrest on the Caribbean island. “Afro-Cubans Come Out In Droves To Protest [...]

Cuba To Receive 8.7 Million Syringes From Its Residents Abroad

By Telesur English. -

According to Humberto Pérez, coordinator of the Asociación Martiana de Cubanos Residentes en Panamá, organizer of the shipment, the donation is part of the campaign Rompamos el Bloqueo, in which [...]

Latin American Socialism And The Fight Against COVID-19

By Sasha Gillies-Lekakis, MR Online. -

Latin America has been one of the regions worst-hit by the COVID-19 pandemic, in every sense. Not only are countries like Brazil, Colombia, and Peru suffering epidemiological catastrophes, the [...]

Open Letter By Cuban Scientists To Biden

By Prensa Latina. -

You recently referred to Cuba at a White House saying: 'I would be prepared to give significant amounts of vaccines if… an international organization would administer those vaccines and do it in [...]

The Great Contest Of Our Time Is between Humanity And Imperialism

By Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental: Institute for Social Research. -

"The US does not ‘stand firmly with the people of Cuba’. In fact, the US stands on the neck of the Cuban people. This is clear to the 184 member states of the UN that voted on 23 June to send a [...]

The Movement Standing Up To Biden’s Maximum Pressure Campaign

By Manolo De Los Santos and Vijay Prashad, People's Dispatch. -

Most of the 193 member states of the United Nations made public statements to defend Cuba against the “maximum pressure” campaign. In a statement, the 120 members of the Non-Aligned Movement [...]

Cuba’s Cultural Counter-Revolution

By Max Blumenthal, The Grayzone. -

Over the past decade, the US government has spent millions of dollars to cultivate anti-government Cuban rappers, rock musicians, artists, and journalists in an explicit bid to weaponize [...]

Mexico Readies Navy Ships To Bring Food, Supplies To Cuba

By Raul Cortes, Reuters. -

Mexico will send two navy ships loaded with food and medical supplies to Cuba, the foreign ministry said on Thursday, after President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador blamed the U.S. embargo for [...]

Former Heads Of State, Politicians, Artists, And Intellectuals Call On Biden To ‘Let Cuba Live’

By People's Dispatch. -

Over 400 former heads of state, politicians, intellectuals, scientists, members of the clergy, artists, musicians and activists from across the globe have issued an urgent appeal to United States [...]

Standing With The Cuban People

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

The Movement for Black Lives has an interesting and sometimes contradictory political history. Popularly known as Black Lives Matter (BLM), they gave birth to a now international rallying cry [...]

Washington Beats The Drum Of Regime Change

By Vijay Prashad, Tricontinental : Institute for Social Research. -

Sovereign regionalism is not alien to the Caribbean, which has made four attempts to build a platform: the West Indian Federation (1958-1962), Caribbean Free Trade Association (1965-1973), [...]

Cuba Defies US To Deny Pressuring OAS Members

By Telesur English. -

Cuban Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez Parilla denounced on Wednesday a U.S. campaign to pressure members of the Organization of American States (OAS) to sign a joint statement condemning the [...]

What’s Actually Going On In Cuba?

By Helen Yaffe, Novara Media. -

On Sunday 11 July, dozens of anti-government protests, apparently coordinated via social media, took place simultaneously throughout Cuba. In several places, including in San Antonio on the [...]

Cubans Take To The Street In Defense Of The Revolution

By Steve Sweeney, People's World. -

Thousands of Cubans took to the streets in defense of their revolutionary government on Saturday as President Miguel Díaz-Canel vowed to defend the country from outside interference. “We are [...]

Why We All Need To Fight To End The US’ War On Cuba

By Margaret Flowers, Clearing the FOG. -

The United States has waged war on Cuba since it dared to revolt and chart its own path more than 60 years ago. The US' illegal economic blockade is devastating Cuba's ability to meet the basic [...]