Brother Obama

On March 28, 2016 Fidel Castro broke his silence and responded: *Originally published in the Cuban periodical Granma We don’t need the empire to give us anything. Our efforts will be legal and peaceful, because our commitment is to peace and fraternity among all human beings who live on this planet. Author: Fidel Castro Ruz […]

WHY NEW JERSEY WANTZ TO BAN FLIGHTZ TO CUBA

By Victor Ochieng A New Jersey police group wants Assata Shakur returned to the United States, and they’ve called for the state’s transportation department to halt flights to the Caribbean nation until such a time that the activist and former member of the Black Panther is returned. “We strongly oppose any request or approval of United Airlines […]

2/28-29: Tweet Obama for Oscar and Ana!

The ProLibertad Freedom Campaign NEW WEBSITE: http://www.ProLibertad.org On Sunday Feb. 28th, Prisoner of Conscience Ana Belen Montes will be turning 59 years old!  For the past 13 years, she has been incarcerated for sharing classified information with Cuba because she felt that the U.S. government’s secret actions against Cuba were unethical!  Since her incarceration, the […]

Cuba, War and Ana Belen Montez

  by W. T. WHITNEY The U.S. government has imprisoned Ana Belen Montes for almost 15 years. Now an international campaign on her behalf is gaining steam with committees active in Latin America, Europe, Canada, and the United States. Arrested by the FBI two weeks after September 11, 2001, and charged with conspiring to commit espionage […]

February Actionz for Oscar Lopez and Ana Belen Montes

February Twitter Actions for Oscar Lopez Rivera and Ana Belen Montes!  Demand the freedom of these two unjustly imprisoned Puerto Rican Heroes! On Sunday Feb. 28th, Prisoners of Conscience Ana Belen Montes will be turning 59 years old!  For the past 13 years, she has been incarcerated for sharing classified information with Cuba because she […]

Al Prentice “Bunchy” Carter” Would Have Rode with Nat Turner

by Norman (Otis) Richmond aka Jalali October 12 is the birthday of one of the most talented and promising young men martyred in the massive State repression against the Black Panther Party for Self Defense. “Unlike Huey P. Newton, Bobby Seale, Eldridge Cleaver and George Jackson, Carter has almost been forgotten from the history of […]

Cuba to Release 3,522 Prisonerz on the Eve of Pope Francis’z Visit, Why Can’t Obama Do the Same?

Just prior to the visit of Pope Francis to Cuba the Cuban government has announced the release of 3,522 people being held in the country’s jails. This humanitarian gesture will include prisoners who are over 60 years of age, younger than 20, those with chronic illnesses, women, and those  who are close to their release […]

Beyond Innocence: US Politikal Prisonerz n the Fight Against Mass Incarceration

by Dan Berger (Photo: Barbed Wire via Shutterstock) source: http://www.truth-out.org/news/item/32043-beyond-innocence-america-s-political-prisoners-and-the-fight-against-mass-incarceration President Obama’s recent statements about mass incarceration, together with his decision to commute the sentences of 46 people serving lengthy and life sentences in federal prison on drug charges, treat “nonviolent drug offenders” as the symbolic figureheads of America’s prison problem. This framing seems to […]

Cuban spy: ‘I will do it again if I have to’

After spending 16 years in US prisons, Gerardo Hernandez shares his remarkable story behind his liberation http://www.aljazeera.com/programmes/talktojazeera/2015/07/gerardo-hernandez-150704082539427.html  (Visit this page to watch a very cool interview with Gerardo and Adriana Hernandez) Cuban intelligence officer Gerardo Hernandez was a central character in the frosty relations between Cuba and the United States. His return to Cuban soil […]