Monthly Archives: May 2011
Going to Cuba?: The wrong itineraryThursday, May 26, 2011
Americans pondering a jaunt to Cuba this year under relaxed travel restrictions won't be able to pop in and say "hello" to Alan Gross. Nor will they find him in the… Continue reading
Cuba mulls pardon for U.S. contractor in spy saga14:13, May 17, 2011
In a high-profile spy saga between Washington and Havana, Cuba's supreme court said Monday it is assessing the appeal of convicted U.S. contractor Alan Gross, which could result… Continue reading
El disidente Vladimir Alejo Miranda depone la huelga de hambre iniciada para exigir la liberación de Alan Gross
"Mauricio Claver-CaroneExecutive Director, Cuba Democracy Advocates in Washington, D.C.
John Kerry Should Support "Regime Choice" for CubaPosted: 05/12/11 12:43 PM ET
The argument du jour for opponents of the U.S. Agency for International Development's (USAID) programs to promote democracy in… Continue reading
Old Tricks and Strategies / Laritza DiversentLaritza Diversent, Translator: Raul G.
Between the 1st and 8th of April we Cubans marked the 8th anniversary of the "Black Spring", this time with much more emphasis because the Cuban government seeks a… Continue reading
FREEDOM HOUSE Freedom on the Net 2011
2009 2011INTERNET FREEDOM STATUS Not Free Not FreeObstacles to Access 25 24Limits on Content 30 30Violations of User Rights 33 33Total 88 87
POPULATION: 11.3 millionINTERNET PENETRATION: 1 percentWEB 2.0 APPLICATIONS BLOCKED:… Continue reading