Mas de 200,000 enlaces a la prensa Cubana . Miles de visitantes diario. Necesitamos un servidor mas fuerte. Ayudanos por favor.


Translate

EnglishFrenchGermanItalianPortugueseRussianSpanish

Leftcol1

Café con suero cubano de la verdad

El viejo Pánfilo se ha convertido en el cronista mayor de la Cuba actual, no por gusto el país en pleno se paraliza frente a los televisores cada lunes. Incluso los programas censurados circulan de mano en mano en memorias y discos duros. Continue reading

Coffee with Cuban Truth Serum

Old Panfilo has become the greatest reporter of modern Cuba, it isn’t by chance that the entire country comes to a standstill and sits in front of the TV every Monday evening to watch his comedy show. Even his censored programs pass around from hand to hand or on USBs and hard-drives. Continue reading

Un anacronismo manipulador

No hay idea más absurda y obtusa que esa que tilda de neocolonialismo el desear mayor libertad y economía de mercado, como muestra de querer caer en la órbita de los EUA. Hay decenas de países con economía de mercado y democracia y no son subordinados a los EUA. Continue reading

The Cuban Series “Street Stories” Circulates Underground

The pirated version of “Historias Callejeras” (Street stories), episodes 6 and 7 are now readily available for Cubans eager to see any material which offers an alternative to the boring official TV broadcasts. The show portrays a grim and violent reality on the Havana streets, the flip side of the Moon called Cuba. Continue reading

Otro elogio al silencio

Tocan a la puerta y abro. El vecino enseña el Granma, y la otra mano asoma una caneca de ron. Pasa feliz como si tramara algo y me pregunta si puedo enchufar el ventilador. Estamos en pleno agosto aunque sea abril, dice, y vierte ron en dos vasos. Continue reading

Cuba in Fast & Furious 8

The 8th sequel of the blockbuster The Fast and the Furious is already in the homes of many Cubans thanks to great “know-how” which, relying on new technologies plus a great amount of cunning and other tricks, has allowed anyone who has a USB drive to see the movie in the comfort of their own homes while it makes its world premiere. Continue reading

Miles de campesinos marchan contra canal interoceánico en Nicaragua

Miles de campesinos de Nicaragua protestaron hoy contra la construcción de un canal interoceánico en la región sur del país, pese a un amplio operativo policial que intentó impedir la protesta convocada para exigir la derogación de una ley que otorgó a una empresa china la concesión para construir la megaobra. Continue reading

Nicaragua Anti-Canal Protests Despite Repression

The government’s intention was to prevent the concentration of people. However, the peasants who oppose the Nicaragua canal project managed to group themselves into scattered clusters in four departments of the country: New Guinea, Boaco, Juigalpa and Rio San Juan. They changed strategy and converted a national march into regional protests. Continue reading

Venezuela: Music and Daring against Maduro

In the two weeks of protests in Venezuela against President Nicolas Maduro's government, which continued on Saturday, there has been more than smoke, arms and shields: there has also been room for the language of nonviolence to the point of nudity and ... Continue reading

Venezuela: Música y osadía contra Maduro

En las dos semanas de protestas en Venezuela contra el Gobierno del presidente Nicolás Maduro se ha visto algo más que humo, armas y escudos: también ha habido espacio para el lenguaje de la no violencia hasta el punto de la desnudez y para la creatividad. Continue reading

Cuba and Morocco Reestablish Diplomatic Relations

Cuba today reestablished diplomatic relations with Morocco, which had been broken in 1980, following the expulsion of the Cuban ambassador from Rabat. The agreement came days after the private visit of King Mohamed VI and his family to the Cuban capit... Continue reading

Los cineastas y los contrarrevolucionarios

A raíz de las últimas decisiones tomadas por las instituciones culturales, conjuntamente con el gobierno cubano, de censurar las películas Santa y Andrés, de Carlos Lechuga y el documental Nadie, de Miguel Coyula, ha surgido un fenómeno inquietante. Continue reading

General Motors Leaves Venezuela after Factory Confiscation

US automaker General Motors (GM) announced today the cancellation of its operations in Venezuela after denouncing the confiscation of one of its plants by the government of Nicolas Maduro. Continue reading

La papa “NO” se puede escoger

La popular vianda y su disponibilidad en Cuba han generado pasiones verdaderas. Su cadena de producción-comercialización-consumo está preñada de agudas contradicciones. Año tras año, la comercialización de ese alimento en los mercados cubanos despierta ansiedades varias. Continue reading

Brazilian Justice Calls for Investigating Lula over Cuba Projects

Brazilian prosecutors seek to investigate former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, accused of corruption, in connection with the Odebrecht corporation's construction operations in Cuba, reports the Estado de Sao Paulo newspaper quoting secret court ... Continue reading

The Cuban Revolution’s Anti-socialist Nature

On April 16, 1961, on the corner of 23rd and 12th Streets in Vedado, Havana, Fidel Castro announced the “socialist and democratic nature of the Cuban Revolution.” However, since the ‘60s, many Cuban socialists from different generations have been reporting the truly anti-socialist path that the Revolution has taken since its first actions in 1959. Continue reading

Desplome de escalera de edificio en Centro Habana

En horas de la mañana de hoy martes 18 de abril, se desplomó la escalera del edificio ubicado en las esquinas de San Miguel y Amistad municipio de Centro Habana. En esta ocasión no hubo pérdida de vidas humanas. (7 fotos) Continue reading

Staircase Collapses in a Downtown Havana Building

In the morning hours of Tuesday, April 18, the staircase of the building located at the corners of San Miguel and Amistad municipality of Centro Habana collapsed. On this occasion there was no loss of human life. (7 photos) Continue reading

Cuba suspende envío de médicos a Brasil

Las autoridades brasileñas anunciaron hoy que buscarán contratar a más médicos locales después de que Cuba suspendiera el envío de más de 700 de sus médicos, parte de un convenio de salud entre ambos países, por el temor a deserciones. Continue reading

The Russian Car Parts Connection in Cuba

“Minus eleven degrees!” is Ania’s first remark about Moscow. She doesn’t dwell on it too long, but talks about her stay in Russia and that of many more like her who the technical health of a significant fleet of private cars in Cuba rely upon. Continue reading

Second Generation Cuban-Americans

“We wanted to come see our parents' and grandfather’s country,” the two brothers told me whose father I met a long time ago when we were children and then teenagers. They speak Spanish with the accent of those who were born in the United States, but learned it at home, eating rice and beans with “pork” meat. Continue reading

Cuba, pobrecita Cuba

En la medida en que nuestro pueblo se libra del hipnotismo de las utopías, descubre las trabas al ejercicio de nuestras libertades y derechos humanos elementales, ve la hipocresía de los que nos piden sacrificios mientras gozan una vida de lujos junto a familiares y amigos, así mismo crece. Continue reading

Cuba no está exenta de la violencia contra niños

Durante el año 2015 sufrieron abusos lascivos, corrupción, violación, ultraje sexual, pederastia, estupro e incesto 2174 niños y adolescente cubanos. Semejante barbarie constituye una afrenta que debería avergonzarnos a todos. Cuba no es la única nación donde ocurren esas aberraciones. Continue reading

The Child Abuse Situation in Cuba

During 2015, a total of 2174 Cuban children and teenagers suffered reported acts of physical abuse, grooming, rape, sexual abuse, pedophilia, statutory rape and incest. Such cruelty is an offense which should make us all ashamed. Cuba isn’t the only country in the world where these atrocities take place. Continue reading

Real Madrid, una peña en La Habana

Los grandes clubes de fútbol del mundo tienen peñas en todos los rincones del planeta, pero por las particularidades de Cuba, son muy pocas las oficiales radicadas en este rincón del Caribe. Hablamos con Álvaro Kirkpatrick, cónsul de España en La Habana, y presidente de la peña. Continue reading

Cuba’s State Entities Benefit from Local Laptop and Tablet Assembly

While having a computer or tablet is a distant dream for many people in Cuba due to the high prices they sell for on both the regular and black market, a government institution has been assembling both electronic devices to sell to state owned companie... Continue reading