iOS app Android app

Catholic Church in Cuba

The Virgin of Charity -- Our Cachita -- Returns to Cuban Hearts and Homes

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 11.08.2012 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Cachita, as she is popularly known, is greatly revered throughout the whole Island and has transcended the religious sphere to become an emblem of Cuban identify.

At Oswaldo Payá's Funeral, His Daughter Honors Him: "We Do Not Seek Revenge, But We Thirst for the Truth"

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 09.23.2012 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Today, in a humble family vault, lie the remains of a man who was the most promising leader of the Cuban dissidence. This is a hard blow to the country's democratic forces, and opens many questions about the future of the opposition movement.

The Catholic Church in Cuba, Under The Cossacks

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

Exclusive to Huffington Post. The Catholic Church in Cuba seems determined to play a new social role in the face of the inevitable changes that lie ...

Standing on the Precipice of Disaster, the Cuban State Refuses Help From Its Own Citizens

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

I cherish the idea that some day -- without fear that they will be accused of being "mercenaries in the pay of a foreign power" -- thousands will express their ideas and propose solutions. What enormous capital Cuba would recover!