Yoani Sanchez: Good times for the ‘weekly packet’ in Cuba

Official propaganda has been euphoric since Donald Trump spoke at the Manuel Artime Theater in Miami. The government discourse rages with an intensity that hasn’t been seen since the campaign for ‘The Cuban Five’, the spies serving sentences in the United States. Faced with this saturation of slogans, many [Cubans] opt to take refuge in the ‘Weekly … Continue reading Yoani Sanchez: Good times for the ‘weekly packet’ in Cuba

It’s 10 yrs since Cuban journalist Yoani Sánchez started speaking her mind

Dawn, the sound of the keyboard marks the beginning of the day. I start a blog that will make me experience the most gratifying and terrible moments of my existence. I go out with the USB stick around my neck, climb the steps of the Havana Capitol and mumble a few phrases to get myself … Continue reading It’s 10 yrs since Cuban journalist Yoani Sánchez started speaking her mind