The Plague Here And There

By Rosa Miriam Elizalde, Resumen English. -

The state of Pennsylvania has a population similar to that of Cuba, but has 35 times more confirmed cases of coronavirus and 63 times more lethal victims. From May 13 to this past Wednesday, the [...]

The Nobel Peace Prize Should Be Awarded To The Cuban Henry Reeve Brigade

By The International Committee for Peace, Justice and Dignity, COHA.org. -

The International Committee for Peace, Justice and Dignity calls on the friends of Cuba and advocates of mutual assistance among nations to support the nomination of the “Henry Reeve [...]

Special Edition: Sanctioned Countries Speak Out On COVID-19

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

On May 9, 2020, the Sanctions Kill coalition based in the United States held the first in a series of webinars on the United States' illegal economic coercive measures imposed on 39 countries and [...]

Cuba’s Resilience Through Economic Crisis Prepared It For COVID Health Crisis

By Natasha Lycia Ora Bannan, Truthout. -

In times of crisis, who we are is revealed. That is true of people and of nations. What COVID-19 has exposed — not created — is a deeply flawed and inequitable society. The truths of how race and [...]

Washington Places Cuba And Venezuela On ‘Terror’ List

By Bill Van Auken, WSWS. -

Less than two weeks after an abortive mercenary invasion aimed at overthrowing Venezuela’s government and murdering its president that was hatched by the Trump White House, the US State [...]

Community Expresses Solidarity With Cuba After Embassy Attack; US Slow To Act

By Prensa Latina, En.Granma.cu. -

The attack on Cuba’s embassy in Washington, April 30, shocked many in the two countries and abroad who immediately condemned the event and expressed solidarity with the island. Since the [...]

Covid-19 Pandemic Shows Need For Cooperation Despite Political Differences

By the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs. -

The impact of COVID19 can already be measured and will be assessed in the future by the striking numbers of people infected, the unacceptable numbers of deaths, the unquestionable damages to the [...]

How The Cuban Peoples’ Fight Against Colonialism Prepared It For The Coronavirus

By Danny Sjursen, Citizen Truth. -

Bill Cosby was always a rapist monster. That much, hindsight and evidence make clear. Still, moored in our “Me Too” moment, it’s easy to forget how profound and influential the man, and the [...]

Cuba: From AIDS, Dengue, And Ebola To COVID-19

By Don Fitz, Green Social Thought. -

Preparing for a pandemic requires understanding that a change in the relationship between people is primary and the production of things is secondary and flows from social factors. Investors in [...]

Cuban Medical Aid In Italy Shows Positive Results

By Telesur English. -

According to Dr. Carlos Pérez Díaz, head of the Cuban medical brigade in Italian territory, 12 of the 36 affected by the virus in Lombardy have already recovered. Perez Diaz explained that the [...]

Inhumanity Unbound: No Help From The EU Or US, While China And Cuba Provide Aid

By Staff, Zzs-blg.blogspot.com -

Nothing exposes the hypocrisy, arrogance, and selfishness of capitalism and its backers like a major threat or catastrophe. Three hundred Chinese doctors began arriving in Italy on Wednesday, [...]

Cuba And The Concept Of Community Of Nations

By Bill Hackwell, Resumen Latinoamericano, North America bureau -

Some years ago I was talking to a Cuban doctor about what a remarkable achievement it was that Cuba was able to eliminate Malaria in 1973. He took the discussion in stride and said that it didn’t [...]

Amid Coronavirus Pandemic, Bolsonaro’s Brazil Begs For Cuban Doctors – After Expelling Them

By Ben Norton, Thegrayzone.com -

The coronavirus pandemic has overwhelmed the health infrastructure of countries around the world. Desperate to contain the deadly virus, hard-hit countries, including even rich European nations [...]

Cuba’s Contribution To Combating COVID-19

By Helen Yaffe, Blog.yalebooks.com -

COVID-19 surged in the Chinese city of Wuhan in late December 2019, and by January 2020 it had hit Hubei province like a tidal wave, swirling over China and rippling out overseas. The Chinese [...]

Cuba Update: British Cruise Ship With COVID-19 Cases To Dock In Cuba

By Staff, Telesurenglish.net -

The ship MS Braemar has been desperately searching for a place to dock after multiple countries have denied it assistance. Cuba will allow a British cruise ship stranded in the Caribbean to [...]