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Antonio Rodiles

Cubans, Too, Can Transcend Geography and Time With the Internet

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 07.23.2013 | World
Yoani Sanchez

The Internet Forum has allowed us to feel like citizens of the world, to share experiences with those who live in different situations but, in essence, surprisingly similar ones.

Cuban Regime Caves, Releases Antonio Rodilies With $30 Fine

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 01.26.2013 | World
Yoani Sanchez

9 minutes: Writer Angel Santiesteban reports that Antonio Rodiles has been released, after long days in jail and a fine of 800 Cuban pesos. 13 minut...

Who Is Antonio Rodiles, What Is 'State of Sats,' and Why Is Rodiles in Jail?

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 01.20.2013 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Deliberate, analytical, and with a deep concern for everything that occurs in our country, the founder of State of SATS is now experiencing the most sordid side of repression in Cuba: a jail cell.

Raul Castro Avoids the Ibero-American Summit in Cadiz

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 01.17.2013 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Raul Castro travels little and when he does he prefers politically like-minded countries. His absence in Cadiz was expected, as he has never gone to any Ibero-American summits. Perhaps he prefers to avoid possible critiques of the state of human rights on the island.

Antonio Rodiles: The Most Recent Victim of a Regime Terrified of its Best Citizens

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 01.12.2013 | World
Yoani Sanchez

I get up in the morning and tell myself, "It's all over, it was just a dream." But after a while the phone rings and someone tells me that Antonio Rodiles remains in custody, accused of resisting an arrest as arbitrary as it was unjust.

The Death of Oswaldo Payá and the Opposition in Cuba

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 09.30.2012 | World
Yoani Sanchez

In less than a year the Cuban opposition has lost two of its most important leaders.