Cuba

The Venceremos Brigade: 50 years of solidarity with Cuba

The Venceremos Brigade has been sending volunteers annually to revolutionary Cuba since 1969. Brigadistas work alongside the Cuban people to…

October 31, 2019

Legendary Cuban ballerina, Alicia Alonso, ¡presente!

The following obituary of Alicia Alonso was written by Prensa Latina on Oct. 17 and appeared in its entirety in…

October 23, 2019

Reforestación: Cuba lidera el camino

Antes de 1492, lo que hoy es Estados Unidos tenía alrededor de mil millones de acres de bosques. Desde 1600…

September 26, 2019

Reforestation: Cuba leads the way

Before 1492, what is today the United States had about 1 billion acres of forests. From 1600 on, at least…

September 18, 2019

Moncada’s Spark of the Cuban revolution commemorated in New York

A standing-room-only crowd attended the annual July 26 commemoration  organized by the New York-New Jersey Cuba Si Coalition and hosted…

August 1, 2019

Venceremos Brigade: 160 from U.S. to take protest trip to Cuba

The following press release was issued by the Venceremos Brigade on July 18. The group describes itself as “an intergenerational…

July 23, 2019

Houston warmly welcomes caravan to Cuba

The Houston Cuba Solidarity Committee hosted the 30th Friendshipment Caravan on June 21 and welcomed spokesperson John Waller to the…

July 4, 2019

30th anniversary of Pastors for Peace Cuba Caravan celebrated in Bay Area

Friends of revolutionary Cuba gathered at the Berkeley Fellowship Hall in the Bay Area on June 18 to celebrate the…

June 30, 2019

Friendshipment Caravan to Cuba challenges Trump’s travel restrictions

Members of the Interreligious Foundation for Community Organization/Pastors for Peace Friendshipment Caravan to Cuba received a warm and enthusiastic welcome…

June 18, 2019

Cuba’s response to new U.S. economic attack

Following is a statement by the Cuban government on June 5 answering the harsh new measures taken by the Trump…

June 13, 2019