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· February, 2009

Stories about Cuba from February, 2009

19 February 2009

Guatemala: President Colom Apologizes for the Bay of Pigs

In preparation for the Bay of Pigs invasion of 1961, the government of Guatemala allowed the CIA to train Cuban exiles on their soil for the operation. Even though the...

16 February 2009

Cuba: Interview with Blogger Reinaldo Escobar

Cuban blogger Reinaldo Escobar is one of the few bloggers that has worked professionally as a journalist with official Cuban media. Now he is an independent journalist and runs the...


14 February 2009

Cuba: The Release of Nova the Open-Source Operating System

In conjunction with a local university, the government of Cuba released its own version of the open-source Linux operating system called Nova Baire. Citing the difficulty to obtain private software...

13 February 2009

Chile: Bachelet's Visit to Cuba

4 February 2009

Cuba: Political Prisoners & Human Rights

Cuba: A Look at Sports Blogs

Sports form a large part of the Cuban identity and many blogs have been emerging on the island to discuss the topic. Even though there is a lack of comments...