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Monthly Archives: July 2009

Cuba Still Has The Lowest Mobile Phone Penetration In Latin America
The Cuba – Telecoms, Mobile, and Broadband profiles the fixed-line,
mobile and broadband markets in Cuba
Published on July 31, 2009
by Press Office

Cuba – Telecoms, Mobile and Broadband

The Cuba – Telecoms, Mobile, and Broadband profiles the fixed-line,
mobile and broadband markets in… Continue reading

jueves 30 de julio de 2009
MALAPARTE Y EL SALARIO DE LOS MAESTROS
Paulino Alfonso

Lawton, La Habana, 30 de julio 2009 (SDP) En mi juventud, fui
iconoclasta y polémico, émulo de Unamuno, aquel vasco testarudo, pero
inteligente que preguntaba en cualquier tertulia: "¿de que hablan? Para
oponerme". Por supuesto, la lectura, las chicas y los… Continue reading

LA MÚSICA PUEDE ESPERAR
2009-07-30.
Paquito D'Rivera, Músico y escritor cubano exiliado

(www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- Desde hace casi cinco décadas, a la
llegada de Fidel Castro al poder, comenzaron a salir por todos lados,
armados de un lastimero e incontrolable espíritu compasivo, una
verdadero ejército de "defensores de Cuba".

Eran herederos de los antiguos admiradores de… Continue reading

MUSIC CAN WAIT
2009-07-30.
Paquito D'Rivera, Cuban exiled Musician and Author

(www.miscelaneasdecuba.net).- It's been more than 5 decades since Fidel
Castro jumped to power, and upon his arrival, a real army of "defenders
of Cuba", carrying on with an uncontrollable compassioned spirit,
started to come out of nowhere and everywhere.

Direct descendents of those… Continue reading

Bloguera cubana "hace cosas extraordinarias", según Columbia
28 de Julio de 2009, 04:55pm ET

NUEVA YORK (AP) – La bloguera Yoani Sánchez es "una cubana común y
corriente que hace cosas extraordinarias con el periodismo digital",
dijo el martes el director del premio María Moors Cabot, el más antiguo
del periodismo internacional, que le hizo esta… Continue reading

Cuban blogger wins Columbia U. award

Cuban blogger Yoani Sánchez (see previous item) on Monday Medal2 won one
of four Maria Moors Cabot Awards presented yearly by Columbia
University's Graduate School of Journalism for the best writing from and
about Latin America.
Columbia's announcement said that Sánchez's blog, Generación Y, "is a
perfect mix of personal… Continue reading

Remnant Jewish community in Cuba struggles

The Jewish community, at 1500, is now just one-tenth of its
pre-Revolution numbers. Increased religious freedom for Jews and
Catholics came after the historic visit by Pope John Paul II.
Monday, July 27, 2009
By Stanley Cohen

In 1995, when I first visited Cuba, it was after years working in… Continue reading

Comunicación
Yoani Sánchez recibe una mención especial del prestigioso premio Moors Cabot

'Pienso usar el prestigio y la protección que trae aparejado el Premio
Cabot, para seguir haciendo crecer la blogosfera cubana', dijo la autora
de 'Generación Y'.

Redacción CE | 28/07/2009

La cubana Yoani Sánchez, autora del blog Generación Y, recibió una
mención especial del… Continue reading

21st Century Slaves: Cuba and Obama's Hope

"THE Revolution has abandoned its principles, if it ever had them, of
building a more just society, and has condemned Cubans to a fierce fight
for their lives at the most primitive level — obtaining food."
–Vicente Botín, Los funerales de Castro (Castro's Funeral).

President Obama recently removed restrictions… Continue reading

Visions from Two Theories
A place to put musings and other materials about:
How and why people's space-time-action orientations (STA)affect their
mindsets.
How and why four major forms of organization — tribes, hierarchical
institutions, markets, and networks (TIMN) —
affect social evolution.

— a TIMN perspective

CUBA: READY TO EXIT ITS EVOLUTIONARY CUL-DE-SAC?

"…assuming that the… Continue reading

Cuban Days: The Inscrutable Nation
Tom Gjelten

I made my first reporting trip to Cuba in 1994 to cover the balsero
crisis. Over a four-week period in August and September of that year,
about 35,000 desperate Cubans took to the sea on makeshift rafts
(balsas), hoping somehow to reach Florida. It was a time of crushing… Continue reading

Doctor and journalist arrested and taken to Havana jail
Published on 24 July 2009

In the same country

17 June 2009 – Dissident photographer held incommunicado, faces jail on
"pre-crime social danger" charge

20 May 2009 – Anyone can browse the Internet… unless they are Cuban

15 May 2009 – Journalist gets three-year jail sentence

Reporters… Continue reading

Un médico y periodista detenido, posteriormente internado en una
penitenciaría habanera

Publicado el 23 de julio de 2009

En el mismo país

17 de junio de 2009 – Una fotógrafa disidente, detenida en secreto, en
peligro de ser condenada por "peligrosidad social predelictiva"

20 de mayo de 2009 – "Cualquiera puede navegar por Internet…salvo los
cubanos"… Continue reading

Perfiles
Yoani Sánchez, la bloguera de Cuba
Artículo publicado el 23/07/2009 Ultima reactualización 23/07/2009 11:17 TU

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Desde abril de 2007 Yoani Sánchez tiene el blog Generación Y, el cual,
en muy poco tiempo, ha logrado llamar la atención de miles de personas
dentro y fuera de Cuba.

Galardonado con el premio Ortega y Gasset de… Continue reading

Tuesday, July 21, 2009
Cuba Lags in Communication Technology
Raul Castro's stance is not going to help Cuba improve its service — or
its world rankings — in technology, the author argues.

While Cuba's cellular sector is growing, other tech sectors like
computers and Internet are stagnant or declining.

BY JUAN TAMAYO

Cuba's cellular telephone service… Continue reading

Cuba retiene a 600 migrantes
22-Julio-2009
EFE y Reuters

Los isleños están detenidos a pesar de que ya cuentan con la visa
estadunidense para permanecer en ese país

LA HABANA.— Estados Unidos pidió a Cuba más de 600 cubanos, la mayoría
profesionales de salud, durante las negociaciones migratorias entre
ambos países, publicó ayer El Nuevo Herald.… Continue reading

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