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US organizations ask Biden for a change in policy on Cuba

Washington, May 6 (Prensa Latina) A group of US organizations representing farmers, environmentalists, academics, civil society and climate justice movements called on Washington to change its policy on Cuba, according to a report released here on Thursday. In total, 36 organizations from those sectors sent a letter to US President…

Ideological and Political Diversity is critical for the prosperity of any nation.

Socialist ideology, like so many others, has two main dangers. One stems from confused and incomplete readings of foreign texts, and the other from the arrogance and hidden rage of those who, in order to climb up in the world, pretend to be frantic defenders of the helpless so as…

Meet the Jews of Havana: The Small but Thriving Cuban Community You Didn’t Know Existed

A tightly-knit Jewish community (1200 people) whose members escaped the Spanish Inquisition and survived Castro’s revolution is there to stay, despite the challenges and uncertain future on the island. There is no Antisemitism in Cuba. The Cuban government celebrated Hanukkah, in December 2010, the Festival of Lights for Jews, every…

Raul Castro leaves office with a controversial legacy

Army General Raul Castro left the post of First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba (PCC), leaving a controversial national and universal history legacy. For the first time in more than five decades, the move means that the party – which has ruled the island since the party’s formation…

The Makings of a Communist Cuba, the Real Story

The central theme of this work is to emphasize the importance of protecting the sovereign liberty of people and the security of our leaders, no matter their size. One mistake can result in altering a nation’s history. In Cuba, we see the plight of Fidel Castro, a graduate of the…

Ibero American films present at Latino Film Festival in US

Washington, (Prensa Latina) Over 80 international films will be screened today at the 37th Chicago Latino Film Festival, whose virtual program is dedicated to moviegoers living in six States of that nation. The event, which includes online screenings through the chicagolatinofilmfestival.org/films website, includes 45 feature films and 36 short films…

Santiago de Cuba to celebrate Cuban son and Miguel Matamoros

Santiago de Cuba, Apr 12 (Prensa Latina) A little less than a month previous the 127th birth anniversary in this city of Miguel Matamoros, a leading figure of Cuban music, Santiago’s people evoke his legacy today. In many different ways, the mark of the creator of the trio Matamoros, being…

With Joe Biden, there is an opportunity to normalize relations with Cuba again

The embargo is hurting not Russia but the Americans and the Cuban people. Plainly articulating this subject; jobs for the united states and prosperity for Cuba. On January 3, 1961, the united states cut off diplomatic relations with the Republic of Cuba. In the climax of the deterioration of relations…