Tag: repression

Last Thursday: civic debate or Potemkin agora?

In terms of civic debate, Cuba's academic and cultural scene reveals the poor offer of the officially...

Cuba: Fictionalize a possible country

1. Fiction as an irruption of the present time Nothing happens unless first we dreamed. Carl Sandburg This text is...

27N: Voices of a Protest

Scarcity is a constant category in any of the formulas that try to decipher Cuban reality. There...

MSI/27N: Watching from Afar, Feeling Very Close

Nothing is more natural than to emigrate. However, the conscience of the emigrant often unwittingly mocks the...

A Thousand Ways to Die in an Accident

There is a moment in the political struggle where there is no place for chance. Totalitarian states build...

About the False Fact

An old song by Noel Nicola, which Santiago Feliú probably performed better than anybody else, points to...

Diary of a Spectator Embarrassed to Be Just That

November 16th I have left Cuba under unhappy circumstances that I do not want to relate. I will...

40 Degrees of Repression in Cuba

The temperature of repression in Cuba rises like the fever on the days of a pandemic. It...