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The Stories of FEMA’s Scandalous Errors in Puerto Rico Keep Getting Worse

By Jorge Rivas on February 6, 2018

Four months after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, we’re finally getting a clearer look into some of the most scandalous parts of the American response to the tragedy. (more…)

State Department’s ‘Cuba Internet Task Force’ Exposed as One More Attack on Cuban Sovereignty

Photo: Bill Hackwell

Below is an intervention by Cuba solidarity activist Cheryl LaBash at the first meeting of the “Cuba Internet Task Force” at the U.S. State Department in Washington, DC on February 7, 2017. (more…)

U.S. Policy towards the Cuban Revolution: The History of the Working Groups

By Omar Pérez Salomón on February 1, 2018

The Presidential Memorandum signed by the White House’s occupant Donald Trump on June 17, directed Secretary of State Rex Tillerson (more…)

Let’s Stop Calling Cuba Unsafe

By Christopher P. Baker on January 24, 2018

Photo: Bill Hackwell

On January 18, 2018, Cuba was named “Safest Country for Tourism” at the 38th annual International Tourism Fair (FITUR), in Madrid, Spain. (more…)

Venezuelan Constituent Assembly Approves Workers’ Councils Law

February 2, 2018.

Venezuela’s National Constituent Assembly (ANC) passed a new law aimed at empowering the organised working class this past Tuesday. (more…)

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