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Daily Archives: February 18, 2010

Reporters Without Borders correspondent turns 60 in priso

Cuba – Reporters Without Borders correspondent turns 60 in prison
Thursday, February 18, 2010 – 19:03

In poor health ever since his arrest in 2003, the Reporters Without
Borders Cuba correspondent, Ricardo González Alfonso is today
"celebrating" his 60th birthday in jail. Sentenced to 20 years in prison
just for doing his job, González has had… Continue reading

In Cuba Academic Freedom Does Not Exist

In Cuba Academic Freedom Does Not Exist

I have heard hundreds of times that the university – like a cemetery –
could not be invaded by the demons of repression. I imagined them
milling around the steps, without the power to enter this zone of
letters and mathematical formulas where the students are sheltered. But
this… Continue reading

Hospitalizado un disidente cubano en huelga de hambre

Hospitalizado un disidente cubano en huelga de hambre

El albañil Orlando Zapata es ingresado tras 75 días de ayuno
MAITE RICO – Madrid – 17/02/2010

El estado de salud del preso político cubano Orlando Zapata, en huelga
de hambre desde hace 75 días, se ha deteriorado a tal grado que las
autoridades carcelarias decidieron el martes… Continue reading

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