Sábado, 12 de Octubre de 2019
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Ana Elsa Velázquez, Minister of Education. (PL)
Opinion
DDC | Madrid

We must manage for the leaders of the island to have no choice but to come forward and reveal all the regime's lies.

Leonardo Padura at a demonstration in favor of the release of former president Lula da Silva, Curitiba, Brazil. (NUEVATRIBUNA)
Opinion
Andrés Cañizalez | Buenos Aires

The Cuban novelist has refused to talk about politics on his literary tours around the world, but has ended up fully immersed in the pool of Brazilian politics.

Luis Manuel Otero Alcantara at Havana's carnival festivities. (FACEBOOK)
REPRESSION
DDC | La Habana

Even if the Police do not even know what crime you have committed.

Motorways in Hanoi. (VOV)
ECONOMY
Roberto Álvarez Quiñones | Los Ángeles

'All products, and particularly food, will be more expensive than before price caps were imposed. This is where it backfires.'

A lack of running water in Old Havana. (IPS)
POLITICS
Juan Antonio Blanco | Miami

Since the start of the year the regime has faced dozens of protests all over the island, and, in almost every case, it has opted to yield. 

Alberto Puig Santiesteban (left) at his juice shop. (Y. RODRÍGUEZ)
Customers at La Juguera. (Y. RODRÍGUEZ)
SELF-EMPLOYMENT
Yusimí Rodríguez López | La Habana

There is nothing like it at state establishments, it does not charge the most needy, and to try everything they offer you would have to go every day for two months in a row.

(DDC)
ECONOMY
DDC | Madrid

DIARIO DE CUBA presents the views of five economists on a measure that undermines and 'criminalizes' the private sector.

(DDC)
Opinion
Antonio José Ponte | Madrid

'If they are going to be on the networks, their days of not being exposed are over. They will be no more shielded on Twitter as any other tweeter.' 

Mike Pompeo. (U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE)
Pablo Díaz Espí. (DDC)
Politics
Pablo Díaz Espí | Madrid

DIARIO DE CUBA talks with the U.S. Secretary of State.

 

Mike Pompeo. (U.S. DEPARTMENT OF STATE)
Politics
DDC | Madrid

On Wednesday, July 31, DIARIO DE CUBA will publish in full an exclusive interview with U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez. (PEOPLE EN ESPAÑOL)
Opinion
Andrés Reynaldo | Miami

In the rebellion of Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and three other US Congressional freshwomen against the centrist strategy of House leader Nancy Pelosi, ideas are secondary

Juan Guaidó and his wife, Fabiana Rosales, in the National Assembly of Venezuela. (REUTERS)
Venezuela
Roberto Álvarez Quiñones | Los Ángeles

'The leaders of the Venezuelan opposition are under overwhelming international pressure to negotiate with the dictatorship.'

Camping in Cienfuegos. (5 DE SEPTIEMBRE)
Camping in Santiago de Cuba. (ACN)
SOCIETY
Jorge Enrique Rodríguez | La Habana

The authorities' promises clash again with Cubans' realities.

Nicolás Maduro and Raúl Castro. (TWITTER/NICOLAS MADURO)
Politics
Juan Antonio Blanco | Miami

Regarding Venezuela, Cuba's diplomatic strategy suffered a crisis due to two miscalculations.

Havana, April 2019. (AFP)
POLITICS
Miguel Sales | Málaga

With the economic crisis the fundamental objectives of 'the Revolution' were achieved – which were never those that Fidel Castro proclaimed when he rose to power in 1959.

(LUIS TINOCO / EL PAÍS)
ECONOMY
Roberto Álvarez Quiñones | Los Ángeles

'If the purchasing power of the CUP peso is already very low, now that the volume of money in circulation is on the rise, it will fall even more, and become mere paper, devoid of any value.'

What remains of the René Ramos Latour factory. (DDC)
ECONOMY
Antonio Rodríguez Paz | Holguín

Former workers of the René Ramos Latour nickel plant are convinced that closing it was a mistake.

Migrants gathered on the streets of Tapachula. (J.A.G.TOBÓN)
The conditions under which migrants detained at the Estación Siglo XXI languish. (J.A.G.TOBÓN)
EMIGRATION
Juan Arturo Gómez Tobón | Ciudad de México

At the Estación Migratoria Siglo XXI Detention Center the Mara Salvatrucha gang is in charge, but the Mexican guards’ behavior is worse, they tell DIARIO DE CUBA.

Act of repudiation by the official Cuban delegation, Summit of the Americas (Panama), 2015. (EFE)
Politics
Manuel Cuesta Morúa | La Habana

The crucial dilemma is that revolutions do not generate new values based on those they destroy. The possibility of revolutionary values always depends on the strength of bourgeois ones.

Rodrigo Malmierca. (GRANMA)
ECONOMY
Dimas Castellanos | La Habana

Despite recent statements by the Minister of Foreign Trade and Foreign Investment, the economic marginalization of Cubans continues to be the bane of investment in the Island.