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Cuba: Can You Hear me Now?

Categories: Latin America, Cuba, Development, Digital Activism, Economics & Business, History, Human Rights, Migration & Immigration, Politics, Technology

News that Cubans will now be allowed to buy cell phones has been met with differing reactions by Cuban bloggers…El Cafe Cubano [1]: “Cubans on average earn about $20 a month and cell phones in Cuba are selling for $260 and above. Do the math…”; Uncommon Sense [2]: “I do not begrude the Cubans for whom it means a better life. But freedom is still outlawed and tyranny still reigns”; The Cuban Triangle [3]: “Today’s decision, then, legalizes what was already a widespread reality. But it’s a positive step…”