US Designates Cuba As A ‘Sponsor Of Terrorism’

By People's Dispatch. -

The United States announced on Monday January 11 that it will designate Cuba as a state sponsor of terrorism. The move came hours after Secretary of State of the Trump administration, Mike [...]

The Trump Administration’s Parting Outrage Against Cuba

By Medea Benjamin and Leonardo Flores, Commondreams. -

On January 11, in his final days before leaving office, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo added one parting blow to the series of bludgeons his administration has inflicted on Cuba for four years: [...]

Open Society Tries To Stage A Counterrevolution In Cuba

By Javier Gómez Sánchez, Popular Resistance. -

On November 28, 2020 Cuban Television abruptly ended the Cuban State media’s reluctance to publicly expose the U.S. attempts to fund and organize a new counterrevolution to bring about a soft [...]

UK MPs Nominate Cuban Doctors For Nobel Peace Prize

By Telesur English. -

The Cuba Solidarity Campaign in the United Kingdom announced Thursday that four more members of the British Parliament have nominated the Cuban doctors for the 2021 Nobel Peace [...]

US Economic Sanctions On Cuba In The context Of The COVID-19 Pandemic

By Raúl Rodríguez, Ethics and International Affairs. -

On March 12, 2020, the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 a pandemic.1  Shortly after that, on Friday, March 26, during his participation in a virtual summit of leaders from the G20 [...]

Universal Collaboration Is Needed To End This Pandemic

By Cheryl LaBash, Isaac Saney and Sean O'Donoghue, Saving Lives Campaign. -

Cuba, battling successfully to contain COVID-19 at home, also provides medical internationalism and solidarity abroad. While Cuba dispatches the Henry Reeve Brigade to countries requesting [...]

Cuba Has Trained 200 US Doctors

By Hedelberto López Blanch, Resumen English. -

Cuba’s friendship with the people of the US has been longstanding and despite the fact that Washington has maintained a strong economic-financial blockade against that nation for 60 years, the [...]

Medicare For All Is A Beginning, Not The End Point

By Don Fitz, Green Social Thought. -

As a coup de grâce to the Bernie Sanders campaign Joe Biden declared that he would veto Medicare-for-All. This could drive a dedicated health care advocate to relentlessly pursue Med-4-All as a [...]

Cuba Defeated The Pandemic, Is Preparing To Face The Economic Crisis

By Arleen Rodríguez Derivet, Resumen English. -

Possibly no other country in the world has it worse when it comes to facing what Cuban President Miguel Díaz Canel has defined as the very challenging global economic scenario, after the impact [...]

CoronaShock And Socialism

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

CoronaShock is a term that refers to how a virus struck the world with such gripping force; it refers to how the social order in the bourgeois state crumbled, while the social order in the [...]

US Blockade Over Cuba Grows During The COVID-19 Pandemic

By Abel Gonzalez Ayalon, Cuban News Agency. -

Havana, Cuba - The US does not skimp on means to stop Cuba's development by imposing unilateral measures of extraterritorial blockade, the country's Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MINREX) [...]

Cuban Spies Disguised As Doctors

By Roger Stoll, Popular Resistance. -

The European Union now excludes travelers from the COVID-ridden U.S. but welcomes those from the virtually COVID-free Cuba. Cuba, the country that sends doctors and infectious disease specialists [...]

Cuba’s Two Pandemics: The Coronavirus And The US Embargo

By Josefina Vidal Ferreiro, Resumen English. -

As soon as the first cases of COVID-19 were detected in Cuba, our country mobilized all its resources to contain the spread of the virus. Our healthcare workers go door to door checking people [...]

Doctors, Not Bombs, Needed For Humanity To Save Itself

By Raúl Antonio Capote, Resumen English. -

At a time when the world is hit by one of the most dangerous pandemics in human history, the United States is arming itself for war. It allocates millions of resources to this sector, over and [...]

Police Lessons From Cuba

By Reese Erlich, The Progressive. -

Contrary to the image of brutal and repressive communists, police in Cuba offer an instructive example for activists in the United States. Police live in the cities they patrol. They generally [...]