The Cuban Five – Full of Joy at Home – Photo Story

Source:  Vision desde Cuba Wednesday was a day of great emotion for all Cuba and supporters worldwide of the Cuban Five, to see Gerardo, Ramón and Antonio step down from the plane, to be received by President Raúl Castro and their loving families and the Cuban people in celebration. The day that we all waited […]

Sat., June 7: Freedom Ride fo4 tha Cuban 5 – Get On tha bus!

  June 4 – 11 is the third “5 Days for the Cuban 5” in Washington, D.C. For the full schedule go to: 5DaysfortheCuban5.com In addition to a two-day conference & lobbying Congress with international elected officials,  join Dead Prez in a DC release party “Battle Cry for Cuba and Zimbabwe” Friday night June 6. […]

Cuban 5 Message to Mumia Abu Jamal and Lynne Stewart

  FROM CUBA WITH LOVE   May 2014.   Dear friends of Mumia Abu-Jamal and Lynne Stewart:   Something is wrong with a society where people like Mumia and Lynne are subject to imprisonment. It is even worse when the prosecutors and representatives of that society have to resort to the meanest behavior to deprive […]

Cuban 5: Ramón Labañino haz been moved

  Here is Ramón’s new address. Take the time to write him a letter or send him a card. Medina, Luís #58734-004 (envelope is addressed to Luis Medina, letter to Ramón Labañino) FCI Ashland, P.O. Box 6001, Ashland, KY 41105 Birthday: June 9, 1963 Related articles René is free! Love and truth always win over […]

No Visitz until Further Notice

Letter to the families of the Cuban Five By Alicia Jrapko, the International Committee for the Freedom of the Cuban Five On Saturday December 21, Bill Hackwell and I drove 700 kilometers down the rich Central Valley of California, then over a road through a mountain pass that took us to the high Mojave Desert […]

Obama, Give Me Five- Traveling to the 9th International Colloquium to Free the Cuban 5

http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/12/03/obama-give-me-five/ Traveling to the 9th International Colloquium to Free the Cuban 5 Obama, Give Me Five by LINDA EVANS, DIANA BLOCK and AMANDA BLOOM On November 12th, the three of us traveled twelve hours by bus from Havana to reach Holguín, site of the 9th International Colloquium for the Freedom of the Five. Holguín is […]

NYC, 12/6: Cuba Under Seige

The Popular Education Project to Free the Cuban 5 asks all our allies and supporters to attend this amazing event organized by Casa de las Americas! SAVE THE DATE Join us for an evening with Keith Bolender who will speaking about his new book “Cuba Under Seige: American Policy, The Revolutions, and its People.” For […]

Democracy Now presented today an exclusive with René González, former Cuban intelligence agent and freed member of the Cuban Five:

http://www.democracynow.org/2013/10/24/exclusive_rene_gonzalez_lone_cuban_5 I’m Amy Goodman, with a Democracy Now! exclusive. We turn now to René González, the only freed member of the Cuban Five. He was released in October of 2011. He returned to Cuba in April of this year after being jailed in the United States for 13 years. I recently spoke to him from Havana via […]

The Cuban Five were fighting terrorism. Why did we put them in jail?

By Stephen Kimber http://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/the-cuban-five-were-fighting-terrorism-why-did-we-put-them-in-jail/2013/10/04/37c556a6-1fca-11e3-b7d1-7153ad47b549_print.html Stephen Kimber teaches journalism at the University of King’s College in Halifax, Canada, and is the author of “What Lies Across the Water: The Real Story of the Cuban Five.” Consider for a moment what would happen if American intelligence agents on the ground in a foreign country uncovered a major […]

The Omaha Two: How long is life?

by Linda Kennedy New information revealed at Omaha’s annual Black August Weekend, held at the Malcolm X Memorial Foundation, may engender a glint of hope for Nebraska political prisoners, Mondo we Langa and Ed Poindexter. The two await the answer to an age-old question: How long is life? Perhaps most don’t want to know their exact […]