Category Archives: Cuba

Statistics on Incarceration: US holds 22% of all the world’s prisoners

Reprinted from: Vol. 80/No. 10      March 14, 2016   US capitalist ‘justice’ …some facts World’s jailer-in-chief • World’s highest incarceration rate: US has 4.4% of world population but 22% of world’s prisoners. • Some 7 million people (1 in 35 adults) … Continue reading

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Uruguay President José Mujica interview with Cubadebate: English translaton

José Mujica: “What exists in the world is a great political crisis…” (Expanded Version) Part One. Translation by Rawlinsview August 1, 2013 29 July, 2013  At the start of his visit to your country, the President of Uruguay spoke exclusively … Continue reading

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Cuban Statement as Regards Weapons Seizure in Panama

Statement from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs AUTHORITIES from the Republic of Panama have announced the detention in the Port of Colón of the Chong Chon Gang cargo boat, flying the flag of the Democratic People’s Republic of Korea, which … Continue reading

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Two Articles from Granma regarding economic organization in Cuba

Posted by Rawlinsview July 6, 2013 The two articles below are a brief overview of measures being taken in Cuba to plan economic development in the interests of the working people and in Cuban society as a whole. It is … Continue reading

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Militant: Cuban Government Condemns Terror Attacks in Boston

Over the past few weeks both The Cuban Communist Party and the Socialist Worker’s Party (US) have made it a point to condemn the actions of the participants in the bombing of the Boston Marathon. On the one hand such … Continue reading

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Chinese VP in Cuba to meet on economic ties: Reuters

By Jeff Franks HAVANA, June 4 (Reuters) – Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping arrived in Cuba on Saturday for a three-day visit expected to accelerate fast-growing economic relations between the two communist-run countries. One of Cuba’s six vice presidents, Esteban … Continue reading

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Over 300,000 new self employment licenses granted in Cuba. Small entrepenuers still guaranteed retirement and maternity leave: Granma International

Number of self-employed workers grows Yenia Silva Correa Havana, Cuba June 2, 2011 (Granma International) THE numerous questions, which first arose when the expansion of self-employment was initiated, are starting to dissipate. In less than a year since the initial … Continue reading

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Granma covers article on 21st Century Monarchy

This is an interesting article. The text below is a link to the full article.

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