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Carlos Lage

Cuba's New Number Two: Will He Survive or Get Stuck in 'The Honey of Power'

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 04.29.2013 | World
Yoani Sanchez

The ascension of Miguel Diaz-Canel, to the vice presidency of the Council of State has followed a well-known script, easily detected by analysts and the curious for months.

It's Still a Mystery: Why Were the Vice President and Foreign Minister Fired?

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

He was wearing a cap pulled down over his ears, but I still recognized in his face the features of the former vice president. Carlos Lage passed in fr...

Technology Versus Censorship, Technology Wins

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Rumors spread, murmurs become official notes and newspapers report - several weeks later - what the whole country already knows. We have gone from ra...

Cuba at a Crossroads

Daniel Bruno Sanz | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Daniel Bruno Sanz


Cuba Abruptly Shakes Up Top Leadership

AP | WILL WEISSERT | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HAVANA — President Raul Castro abruptly ousted some of Cuba's most powerful officials Monday, remaking the government in the biggest shakeup sin...