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Premian labor del opositor cubano “Antúnez”

Premian labor del opositor cubano “Antúnez” Martinoticias.com Jorge Luis García Pérez “Antúnez” recibió el premio “Libertad Pedro Luis Boitel” que concede con carácter anual el Directorio Democrático Cubano. El expreso político cubano Jorge Luis García Pérez “Antúnez” fue galardonado con el premio “Libertad Pedro Luis Boitel” que entrega cada año el Directorio Democrático Cubano, un […] Continue reading

Opositores en la Isla se suman a campaña contra la presencia de Starwood y Marriot

Opositores en la Isla se suman a campaña contra la presencia de Starwood y Marriot DDC | Santa Clara | 16 de Septiembre de 2016 – 18:10 CEST. Activistas de la Isla iniciaron una campaña de protesta dirigida a las cadenas hoteleras Starwood y Marriott International, “para que no hagan negocios con el régimen militar […] Continue reading

Desmiente el FANTU correo electrónico con declaraciones de Fariñas

Desmiente el FANTU correo electrónico con declaraciones de Fariñas Martinoticias.com El portavoz de Guillermo Fariñas desmiente correo electrónico con declaraciones sobre la huelga de hambre del disidente para exigir el fin de la represión en Cuba. Un correo electrónico distribuido este fin de semana a más de medio centenar de cuentas, supuestamente redactado porJorge Luis […] Continue reading

Cubacel Censors Texts With The Words “Democracy” Or “Hunger Strike”

Cubacel Censors Texts With The Words “Democracy” Or “Hunger Strike” / 14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez, Reinaldo Escobar 14ymedio, Yoani Sanchez/Reinaldo Escobar, Havana, 3 September 2016 — If you are considering sending a text message to a friend to wish him a “happy coexistence” with his family or to suggest that he not give in to “the […] Continue reading

Lista de frases y términos bloqueados por Cubacel

Lista de frases y términos bloqueados por Cubacel La Habana | Septiembre 03, 2016 14 y medio 14ymedio Antunez Antúnez Berta Soler Biscet Carlos Amel Coco Farinas Coco Fariñas Convivencia Cuba Posible Cubanet Damas de Blanco Democracia Democrac1a DDHH Derechos humanos Dictadura Disidente Elecciones libres Generacion Y Generación Y Guillermo Farinas Guillermo Fariñas Hablemos Press […] Continue reading

One Year Later – Assessing President Obama’s Failed Cuba Strategy

One Year Later: Assessing President Obama’s Failed Cuba Strategy by JEB BUSH & ILEANA ROS-LEHTINEN August 18, 2016 4:00 AM The president’s diplomatic rapprochement has not helped the struggling Cuban people. One year ago this month, Secretary of State John Kerry traveled to Havana to celebrate the reopening of the U.S. embassy, 54 years after […] Continue reading

Vladimiro Roca: “Many just saw me as the son of Blas Roca”

Vladimiro Roca: “Many just saw me as the son of Blas Roca” / Cubanet, Martha Beatriz Roque Cabello Posted on November 23, 2015 Cubanet, Martha Beatriz Roque Cabello, Havana, 16 November 2015 – Vladimiro Roca Antunez is one of “the old guard” group of dissidents who is still in Cuba. He holds a degree in […] Continue reading

“Cumbre de generaciones” de Directorio Democrático debate sobre futuro de Cuba

“Cumbre de generaciones” de Directorio Democrático debate sobre futuro de Cuba Entre las actividades por el 25 aniversario de su trabajo, un panel de la organización opositora abordó el tema del impacto de las inversiones extranjeras en Cuba y su efecto sobre los DDHH. octubre 23, 2015 En la conmemoración de los 25 años de […] Continue reading

Letter from Cuban Pro-Democracy Leaders to the U.S. Congress

Letter from Cuban Pro-Democracy Leaders to the U.S. Congress at 8:58 PM Thursday, September 24, 2015 It is with profound concern that we implore the Congress of the United States of America to read this letter directed against the strong campaign being waged to unconditionally lift the economic sanctions that weigh upon the Cuban dictatorship. […] Continue reading

Piden al Papa cancelar visita a Cuba ante aumento de represión

Piden al Papa cancelar visita a Cuba ante aumento de represión Miami, 15 Sep (Notimex).- La organización del exilio cubano en Miami Directorio Democrático condenó el arresto temporal del líder opositor “Antunez” y otros activistas en Cuba y pidió cancelar la visita del Papa a la isla ante el aumento de la represión. El grupo […] Continue reading

Advancing human rights in Cuba

Advancing human rights in Cuba The pope might start with embracing Cuba’s true heroes By George Phillips – – Thursday, September 10, 2015 In the 1980s when Lech Walesa boldly stood up to his oppressive Communist government in Poland, he was embraced by Pope John Paul II, the news media and opponents of communism everywhere. […] Continue reading

Did The Kerry Visit To Cuba Matter?

Did The Kerry Visit To Cuba Matter? by Elliott Abrams August 17, 2015 Secretary of State Kerry traveled to Havana to raise the flag at the U.S. Embassy there last week. As has been noted here in this blog and in many news articles and columns, no dissidents or human rights activists were invited to […] Continue reading

Antonio Rodiles Arrives in Miami After Being Unable to Leave Cuba for 8 Months

Antonio Rodiles Arrives in Miami After Being Unable to Leave Cuba for 8 Months / 14ymedio Posted on August 5, 2015 14ymedio, 4 August 2015 – The director of the alternative project Estado de Sats, Antonio Rodiles, arrived in Miami this Monday after 8 months during which the Government prevented his leaving the island. Hours […] Continue reading

About 70 Ladies in White and Activists Arrested Sunday

About 70 Ladies in White and Activists Arrested Sunday / 14ymedio Posted on July 20, 2015 14ymedio, 19 July 2015 — This Sunday has led to the arrest of forty Ladies in White and thirty activists, at the conclusion of their usual march on 5th Avenue in the Havana neighborhood of Miramar. After Mass in […] Continue reading

Acto de repudio a Antúnez en Placetas

Acto de repudio a Antúnez en Placetas Describió que la turba llevaba fotos de Félix Ismael Rodríguez Mendigutía, exoficial de la CIA participante en la captura del Che en Bolivia, y consignas contra las Damas de Blanco. Martinoticias.com julio 17, 2015 El opositor y expreso político Jorge Luis García Pérez ( Antúnez) denunció en la […] Continue reading

Ladies in White March Ends With 120 Arrests

Ladies in White March Ends With 120 Arrests / 14ymedio Posted on July 13, 2015 14ymedio, 13 July 2015 – A group of 120 activists and Ladies in White was arrested on Sunday during the traditional weekly march. Among those arrested were the opposition leader Jorge Luis Garcia Perez (known as Antunez), who in the […] Continue reading

Liberan en La Habana a Berta Soler, Tania Bruguera y Antúnez

Liberan en La Habana a Berta Soler, Tania Bruguera y Antúnez ​​Las detenciones ocurrieron cuando activistas de derechos humanos y opositores se disponían a abandonar el Parque Gandhi. Martinoticias.com julio 12, 2015 Liberan a los activistas de derechos humanos y opositores Berta Soler, Jorge Luis García “Antúnez”, la artista Tania Brugera y Claudio Fuentes, editor […] Continue reading

Régimen arremete de nuevo contra Damas de Blanco y activistas de Resistencia Cubana

Régimen arremete de nuevo contra Damas de Blanco y activistas de Resistencia Cubana SONIA OSORIO sosorio@elnuevoherald.com Integrantes de las Damas de Blanco y activistas de la Resistencia Cubana fueron arrestados el domingo cuando se disponían a participar en un acto cívico en el parque Gandhi, en La Habana, y tras asistir a una misa en […] Continue reading

“If You Keep Bothering Me, I’ll Have Them Call the Police,” Says Cardinal Jaime Ortega

“If You Keep Bothering Me, I’ll Have Them Call the Police,” Says Cardinal Jaime Ortega / Ivan Garcia Posted on July 6, 2015 Ivan Garcia, 4 July 2015 — Diplomacy does not seem to be Cardinal Jaime Ortega’s strongpoint. The archbishop of Havana behaved badly to a group of anti-Castro activists who were distributing a […] Continue reading

Cuban dissidents report being attacked by government security forces

Cuban dissidents report being attacked by government security forces BY NORA GAMES TORRES El Nuevo Herald MIAMI Cuban security forces beat up opposition activist Antonio G. Rodiles and detained nearly 100 other dissidents on Sunday, just a few days before the scheduled opening of U.S. and Cuban embassies in Havana and Washington. News of the […] Continue reading

‘Antunez’ acusa al cardenal Ortega de “lavar la cara al régimen”

‘Antunez’ acusa al cardenal Ortega de “lavar la cara al régimen” Miami | Junio 16, 2015 Cuba, iglesia católica, Jaime Ortega Alamino, Antúnez, oposición (EFE).- El disidente cubano Jorge Luis García Pérez Antúnez calificó hoy martes de “irresponsable” al cardenal Jaime Ortega Alamino por decir que en la actualidad ya no hay “presos políticos” en […] Continue reading

“Antúnez” critica al cardenal Ortega por negar que haya presos políticos en Cuba

“Antúnez” critica al cardenal Ortega por negar que haya presos políticos en Cuba EFE – Miami (EE.UU.) 16/06/2015 – 20:25h El disidente cubano Jorge Luis García Pérez “Antúnez” calificó hoy de “irresponsable” al cardenal Jaime Ortega Alamino por decir que en la actualidad ya no hay “presos políticos” en Cuba. En una conferencia de prensa […] Continue reading

Cuban exile community outraged over Cardinal’s comments

Cuban exile community outraged over Cardinal’s comments Author: Hatzel Vela, Reporter, hvela@Local10.com Published On: Jun 16 2015 06:47:04 PM EDT Updated On: Jun 16 2015 10:47:44 PM EDT MIAMI, Fla. – The Cuban exile community, including former political prisoners, is outraged over comments Cardinal Jaime Ortega made during an interview with Spanish media outlet, Ser. […] Continue reading

Cumbre de errores

Cumbre de errores NICOLÁS PÉREZ 04/14/2015 1:00 PM 04/14/2015 9:53 PM La Cumbre de las Américas de Panamá del 2015 estuvo llena de contradicciones y errores. El primer error lo cometió Barack Obama, cuando días antes de iniciarse un foro donde se iba a coronar como un portaestandarte de la paz hemisférica, capaz incluso de […] Continue reading

Castro Followers Attacked Peaceful Dissidents in Panama

Castro Followers Attacked Peaceful Dissidents in Panama / Cubanet Posted on April 9, 2015 The opponents were putting flowers at a bust of Jose Marti. Cuban diplomats took part in the beating. The Castro-ites also interrupted the Civil Society Forum. See the video. https://youtu.be/oY52NXGZ7L4 Cubanet.org, 9 April 2015 – A pro-Castro group today attacked Cuban […] Continue reading

No blogger, no Obama

No blogger, no Obama / Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo Posted on March 29, 2015 No blogger, no cry. Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo 1 In the beginning was the Blog. 2 But blogs were formless and empty. 3 Repression was all over the blogosphere. 4 And the citizens saw the blogs were good. 5 So that […] Continue reading

El opositor 'Antúnez' acusa a Obama de haber traicionado al pueblo cubano al "aliarse con la dictadura comunista"

El opositor ‘Antúnez’ acusa a Obama de haber traicionado al pueblo
cubano al “aliarse con la dictadura comunista”
03.03.15 | 15:00h. EUROPA PRESS | MADRID

El opositor asegura que los presos políticos se siente abandonados por
el Gobierno de Mariano Rajoy

El opositor y expreso político cubano Jorge Luis García Pérez, más
conocido como ‘Antúnez’, ha acusado este martes al… Continue reading

El opositor ‘Antúnez’ acusa a Obama de haber traicionado al pueblo cubano al “aliarse con la dictadura comunista”

El opositor ‘Antúnez’ acusa a Obama de haber traicionado al pueblo cubano al “aliarse con la dictadura comunista” 03.03.15 | 15:00h. EUROPA PRESS | MADRID El opositor asegura que los presos políticos se siente abandonados por el Gobierno de Mariano Rajoy El opositor y expreso político cubano Jorge Luis García Pérez, más conocido como ‘Antúnez’, […] Continue reading

Cuban Dissident Calls New US-Cuba Relations a Fraud

Cuban Dissident Calls New US-Cuba Relations a Fraud By John Cádiz Klemack Updated at 8:58 PM PST on Friday, Feb 13, 2015 He’s been called the “Nelson Mandela of Cuba,” and he takes that title and uses it to promote an agenda he says is the truth about what’s happening in Cuba. Jorge Luis Pérez […] Continue reading

Las Damas de Blanco piden que los derechos humanos sean condición para apertura de EE UU a Cuba

Las Damas de Blanco piden que los derechos humanos sean condición para apertura de EE UU a Cuba El opositor cubano Antúnez considera “una traición” el acuerdo de los Gobiernos de Castro y Obama Washington | Febrero 05, 2015 (EFE).- La dirigente de las Damas de Blanco de Cuba, Berta Soler, pidió este jueves ante […] Continue reading

Ex-political prisoner warns Congress on U.S.-Cuba accord

Ex-political prisoner warns Congress on U.S.-Cuba accord By William E. Gibson Washington Bureau WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama’s outreach to Cuba will only perpetuate the torture, beatings and harsh imprisonment faced by Cubans who dare speak out against the Castro regime, former political prisoner Jorge Garcia Perez Antunez told members of Congress on Thursday. Republicans […] Continue reading

U.S.-Cuba policy – Myth vs. reality

U.S.-Cuba policy: Myth vs. reality By Yleem D.S. Poblete and Jason I. Poblete In announcing the move to “normalize” relations with the Cuban regime, President Obama referred to U.S. policy as an “outdated approach.” This claim was reiterated in his State of the Union address, as if repeating it enough would make it true. A […] Continue reading

Miami lawmakers join Cuban advocates to blast Obama plan

Miami lawmakers join Cuban advocates to blast Obama plan BY CHRIS ADAMS MCCLATCHY WASHINGTON BUREAU 01/20/2015 8:29 PM 01/20/2015 10:28 PM WASHINGTON Cuban democracy activists and Republican lawmakers on Tuesday blasted the White House and its proposed easing of tension with the Castro government, saying during a Capitol Hill press conference that the Obama administration […] Continue reading

Boehner’s Speech Guests Include Cuban Resistance Leader

Boehner’s Speech Guests Include Cuban Resistance Leader By KRISTINA PETERSON House Speaker John Boehner (R., Ohio) will host Cuban resistance leader Jorge Luis Garcia Perez, known as Antunez, among his guests at Tuesday night’s State of the Union address. Guests connected to Cuba, with whom the U.S. is easing trade and travel rules for the […] Continue reading

Protesters – ‘It’s not the time’ for more Cuba ties

Protesters: ‘It’s not the time’ for more Cuba ties By CHRISTINE ARMARIO and RACHEL LA CORTE MIAMI (AP) — Cuban opposition leaders from the island joined Cuban American politicians and activists on Saturday, pledging to oppose President Barack Obama’s plan to normalize relations with the communist nation and disputing the notion that their community is […] Continue reading

Joint Statement By The Cuban Opposition Meeting in Mexico

Joint Statement By The Cuban Opposition Meeting in Mexico / 14ymedio Posted on December 7, 2014 14ymedio, Mexico, 5 December 2014 — The meeting Roads for a Democratic Cuba, held in Mexico, closed Thursday with a joint statement signed by the attendees and focused on the consensus points necessary for beginning a democratic transition on […] Continue reading

Buscando caminos para la democracia en Cuba

Buscando caminos para la democracia en Cuba 14YMEDIO, México | Diciembre 04, 2014 La capital mexicana acoge estos días Caminos para una Cuba democrática, un encuentro entre miembros de diferentes organizaciones, activistas y periodistas independientes, auspiciado por la Fundación Konrad Adenauer y la Organización Demócrata Cristiana de América. Los asistentes coincidieron en atribuir a este […] Continue reading

Old dissidents in Cuba – Between homelessness and forgetting

Old dissidents in Cuba: Between homelessness and forgetting / Ivan Garcia Posted on November 13, 2014 The elderly are the big losers in the timid economic reforms of Cuba’s General-President. Thousands who once applauded Fidel Castro’s long speeches in the Plaza of the Revolution, or fought in the civil wars in Africa, today survive however […] Continue reading

Mi experiencia más fructífera y difícil ha sido la cárcel

“Mi experiencia más fructífera y difícil ha sido la cárcel” LILIANNE RUÍZ, La Habana | Octubre 25, 2014 cárcel, activismo, protestas, Martin Luther King, Gene Sharp Al salir de la prisión, a Jorge Luis García Pérez, Antúnez, le costó algún tiempo asimilar que podía ir sin vigilancia donde quisiera. Le habían arrebatado 17 años y […] Continue reading

Iris y Antúnez – mucho más que valor

Iris y Antúnez: mucho más que valor Jorge Luis García Pérez –Antúnez–, tiene una larga historia de hostigamiento por la policía política. Cumplió 17 años de cárcel. Creó el Frente Nacional de Resistencia Cívica. Él y su esposa no entienden de diálogo, ni levantamiento del embargo, ni reconciliación viernes, septiembre 12, 2014 | Martha Beatriz […] Continue reading