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Cuban Communist Regime Replaces Parents and Then Complains Its Children are Badly Brought Up

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.07.2014 | World
Yoani Sanchez

It's difficult for a cell to maintain its health inside a sick organism. In an inefficient society the bubble of functionality bursts.

Cuba's Dual Currency System Provides a Way to Cheat Shoppers

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 10.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

All around the hotels, now, one sees the elderly with their poverty-level pensions, showing a foreigner the "merchandise" of these shiny three-peso coins, with a beret and jacket-clad guerilla.

Choices for Cuban Dissenters: Stigma, Prison or Exile

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

There are at least two hundred Cuban prisoners of conscience serving prison sentences for acts defined as common crimes, acts that would not be considered criminal in a country with a different political system, one more tolerant and more plural.