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10th anniversary of Diario de Cuba.
10th anniversary of Diario de Cuba. DDC
Anniversary

DIARIO DE CUBA: An Inside Look

Madrid

Open House. On our tenth anniversary, we go behind the scenes at the DDC and chat with some of the people associated with it.

Protest against singer Haila Mompié in Miami.
Protest against singer Haila Mompié in Miami. CUBANOS POR EL MUNDO
Opinion

An Art of Dictatorship

Miami

Cuban exiles grow weary of artists, intellectuals and academics supportive of Castro's disinformation efforts.

Raúl Castro and, in the background, Fidel Castro’s grave. 
Raúl Castro and, in the background, Fidel Castro’s grave.  AFP
Economy

Poverty Decreasing Around the World, But Rising in Cuba

Los Ángeles

'It would be interesting to see how many Cubans on the island know that, since the liberal capitalist globalization process was initiated in 1980, global poverty has actually declined more than ever before in the history of mankind.'

Philip VI in Santiago de Cuba.
Philip VI in Santiago de Cuba. EFE
Opinion

Philip VI's Visit to Cuba or "Let's Call a Spade a Spade"

Madrid

"The Spanish discussion of opportunities on the Island does not include any improvements for Cubans working for Spanish companies. And it is even worse for all those Cubans who want democracy for their country."

Bestowal of the Javier Valdez investigative journalism award, with Pablo Díaz Espí (3rd from left) and Mirta Fernández Laffitte (2nd from right) of the DDC.
Bestowal of the Javier Valdez investigative journalism award, with Pablo Díaz Espí (3rd from left) and Mirta Fernández Laffitte (2nd from right) of the DDC. DDC
Media

An investigative series by DIARIO DE CUBA, among the best in Latin America in 2019

Ciudad de México

'Programa Más Medicos: A Raw Deal for Cubans', by Pablo Díaz Espí, Mirta Fernández Laffitte and Marcelo Soares, the first Cuban work honored by the Latin American Conference on Investigative Journalism.

 Epidemiological fumigation.
Epidemiological fumigation. IPS
HEALTH

Dengue: A 'Military Defeat' in Cuba

La Habana

"The contradiction between a health system boasting high numbers of doctors per inhabitants, while the streets of its capital contain a cubic meter of garbage per citizen, is evident."

 Members of the Cuban delegation to the UN, boycotting an event.
Members of the Cuban delegation to the UN, boycotting an event. afp
CUBA-US RELATIONS

The Case of the Cuban Diplomats Expelled from the US

Miami

For the first time, they were not sanctioned for espionage, or as equivalent retaliation for the expulsion of US diplomats on the island.

Adonis Milán.
Adonis Milán.
Repression

'I'm afraid of betraying my principles and the people I love, out of fear'

La Habana

Theater director Adonis Milan has been recruited by State Security. Omara Ruiz Urquiola, Luis Manuel Otero Alcántara, Rosa María Payá and Tania Bruguera are some of the figures he was interrogated about. He talks about all this in this interview.

Ana Elsa Velázquez, Minister of Education.
Ana Elsa Velázquez, Minister of Education. PL
Opinion

Editorial: Leaders Must Be Made to Speak Out

Madrid

We must manage for the leaders of the island to have no choice but to come forward and reveal all the regime's lies.

Leonardo Padura at a demonstration in favor of the release of former president Lula da Silva, Curitiba, Brazil.
Leonardo Padura at a demonstration in favor of the release of former president Lula da Silva, Curitiba, Brazil. NUEVATRIBUNA
Opinion

Padura, Lula and the Bullhorn

Buenos Aires

The Cuban novelist has refused to talk about politics on his literary tours around the world, but has ended up fully immersed in the pool of Brazilian politics.

Motorways in Hanoi.
Motorways in Hanoi. VOV
Economy

Raúl Castro's Autistic Logic

Los Ángeles

'All products, and particularly food, will be more expensive than before price caps were imposed. This is where it backfires.'