Posted on Tuesday, 10.04.11PRO-DEMOCRACY ACTIVISTS Compassion fatigue on CubaBY MICHAEL PUTNEYmputney@local10.com Are we experiencing compassion fatigue on Cuba? I'm seeing signs of it, which doesn't bode well for Cuba's brave pro-democracy activists. Or for us. They're suffering and most of us — along with most of the world — are yawning. Thousands marched down Calle […] Continue reading
26 April 2007 19:31 Cuba frees political prisoners ahead of talks on EU sanctionsBy David Usborne in New YorkPublished: 26 April 2007 Cuba appears to have taken a step towards blunting international criticism of repression on the island with the release of seven political prisoners, including the well-known dissident leader Jorge Luis Garcia Perez. He […] Continue reading
Tuesday, April 24, 2007 – Page updated at 02:02 AMCuba frees dissident leader who spent 17 years in prisonBy The Associated Press HAVANA — A veteran dissident leader who wrote a book about Cuban prison conditions while behind bars was freed over the weekend after serving his entire 17-year sentence, rights groups said Monday. Jorge […] Continue reading
Antúnez afirma que continuará su actividad disidente
'Yo no quisiera regresar (a la cárcel), pero si me tocara, mi silencio
no lo va a comprar nada ni nadie', dijo el opositor.
martes 24 de abril de 2007 12:51:00
El opositor cubano Jorge Luis García Pérez (Antúnez), expresó este lunes
que continuará su actividad disidente, informó EFE.
Antúnez, de 42 años, fue excarcelado el domingo… Continue reading
Cuba Country Reports on Human Rights Practices – 2005Released by the Bureau of Democracy, Human Rights, and LaborMarch 8, 2006 Cuba, with a population of 11 million, is a totalitarian state led by a president, Fidel Castro, whose regime controls all aspects of life through the Communist Party (CP) and its affiliated mass organizations, the […] Continue reading