Latest posts by Elaine Diaz
7 September 2015
17 August 2015
30 May 2015
The list is reserved for nations that, according to the US government, repeatedly provide support for international acts of premeditated, politically motivated violence against non-combatants.
15 April 2015
The Summit of the Americas shined a spotlight on the political divisions that characterize Cuban civil society inside the country and abroad.
8 April 2015
Renting out rooms is nothing new to Cubans, who have been doing so as an additional source of income for more than two decades.
18 February 2015
12 February 2015
The article about Reynaldo Villafranca, who died of malaria, offered a human take on Cuban medical internationalism beyond the official narrative of heroism. Such honesty didn't sit well with everyone.
9 February 2015
4 February 2015
2 January 2015
19 November 2014
The newspaper has called on President Obama to make a litany of changes to the country's foreign policy toward its Caribbean neighbor, including ending its embargo and resuming diplomatic relations.
7 July 2014
"Bent" tells the story of the abuse and internment of homosexuals in Nazi Germany leading up to World War II.
3 July 2014
The Cuban professional boxer Yuriorkis Gamboa lost by knockout, and his fans used social media massively to support him.
If the ban on U.S. travel to Cuba is lifted, private entrepreneurs residing on the island could bring in over $47 million in revenue each year.
1 July 2014
30 June 2014
If the US wants change, it should empower Cubans with smartphones, encourage freedom of expression and give them information tools, Schmidt said.
The new Labor Code in Cuba has sparked controversy because it excludes important protections in the workplace for certain marginalized communities, such as transsexual people.