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Visita de Yoani Sánchez a la Universidad de Miami

Cuban activist and blogger Yoani Sánchez led a class at the Institute for Cuban and Cuban American Studies (ICCAS), giving an overview of Cuban civic society and the many challenges and small…

From  - UM Libraries on November 26th, 2014 0 likes 16 plays

Interview with Janisset Rivero

Interview with Janisset Rivero, a Cuban activist and founding member of Directorio Democrático Cubano, who initiated a campaign of travel to other countries in 1994 to incite support for the…

From  - UM Libraries on November 26th, 2014 0 likes 37 plays

Interview with Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo

Interview with Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo, a Cuban dissident writer, journalist, and artist. Pardo Lazo founded the independent e-zine Voces in 2010, has written several novels, and maintains a popular…

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Interview with Henry Constantin

Interview with Henry Constantin, a Cuban journalist, writer, and blogger. After being expelled from journalism school twice in Cuba, Constantin began writing for several blogs and news sites, and on…

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Interview with Sayli Navarro

Interview with Sayli Navarro, a leader of Las Damas de Blanco in Matanzas Cuba. Navarro's father was imprisoned in 1993 and again in 2003, leading Sayli and her mother to participate in the…

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Interview with Yoani Sánchez

Interview with Yoani Sánchez, a leading Cuban dissident blogger who gained international fame for her critical portrayal of everyday life in communist Cuba.

From  - UM Libraries on November 26th, 2014 0 likes 32 plays

Interview with Dagoberto Valdés

Interview with Dagoberto Valdés, a Cuban Catholic leader and magazine editor. Valdés lost his job in 1996 because of his beliefs, was involved in preparations for Pope John Paul…

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Interview with Jorge Luis García Pérez and Iris Pérez Aguilera

Interview with Jorge Luis García Pérez and Iris Pérez Aguilera. Jorge Luis García Pérez, also known as Antúnez, is a human rights and democracy activist in…

From  - UM Libraries on May 12th, 2014 0 likes 50 plays

Interview with Alejandrina García de la Riva

Interview with Alejandrina García de la Riva, co-founder of the Damas de Blanco (Ladies in White) and wife of Cuban dissident Diosdado González Marrero, who was a part of the Grupo de…

From  - UM Libraries on May 12th, 2014 0 likes 52 plays

Interview with Margarito Broche and María de la Caridad Noa: Part 2 of 2

Interview with Margarito Broche and María de la Caridad Noa. Broche was arrested during Cuba’s Black Spring in 2013, and Noa subsequently joined the Damas de Blanco.

From  - UM Libraries on April 9th, 2014 0 likes 7 plays

Interview with Regis Iglesias Ramírez: Part 2 of 2

Interview with Regis Iglesias Ramírez, who worked with Oswaldo Payá as a spokesperson, council member and organizer of the Varela Project, a petition calling for free elections and…

From  - UM Libraries on April 9th, 2014 0 likes 8 plays

Interview with Margarito Broche and María de la Caridad Noa: Part 1 of 2

Interview with Margarito Broche and María de la Caridad Noa. Broche was arrested during Cuba’s Black Spring in 2013, and Noa subsequently joined the Damas de Blanco.

From  - UM Libraries on April 9th, 2014 0 likes 21 plays

Interview with Guillermo Fariñas: Part 2 of 2

Interview with Guillermo Fariñas, a Cuban dissident and independent journalist known for his hunger strikes in protest of the Cuban regime's censorship and violation of human rights.

From  - UM Libraries on April 9th, 2014 0 likes 17 plays

Interview with Guillermo Fariñas: Part 1 of 2

Interview with Guillermo Fariñas, a Cuban dissident and independent journalist known for his hunger strikes in protest of the Cuban regime's censorship and violation of human rights.

From  - UM Libraries on April 9th, 2014 0 likes 39 plays

Interview with Regis Iglesias Ramírez: Part 1 of 2

Interview with Regis Iglesias Ramírez, who worked with Oswaldo Payá as a spokesperson, council member and organizer of the Varela Project, a petition calling for free elections and…

From  - UM Libraries on April 9th, 2014 0 likes 11 plays

Interview with Normando Hernández González and Yaraí Reyes Marín: Part 2 of 2

Interview with Normando Hernández González and his wife Yaraí Reyes Marín. González is a self-taught independent journalist, writer, and human rights activist who…

From  - UM Libraries on April 9th, 2014 0 likes 20 plays