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People gathered in front of the Chaplin Cinema in the capital city during a Youth Film Festival.
People gathered in front of the Chaplin Cinema in the capital city during a Youth Film Festival. cubacine
Censorship

The ICAIC Youth Film Festival Will be Back - But Gagged

Madrid

In 2021, the Presidency of the Cuban Institute for Art and the Cinematography Industry plans to resume the event for young filmmakers, but under new conditions.

A pizzeria in Havana.
A pizzeria in Havana. efe
Opinion

Cuba: The Economic Philosophy of Pizza

Miami

'In Cuba, pizza could be used as an economic yardstick. How much does a Cuban pizza cost, with cheese and tomato sauce, erroneously called a Neapolitan ... '

Justice Minister Oscar Manuel Silvera Martínez (right), on national television.
Justice Minister Oscar Manuel Silvera Martínez (right), on national television. acn

The Cuban Justice Minister's Lies

La Habana

According to Oscar Manuel Silvera Martínez, passage of the Constitutional Protection Law, postponed until December 2021, is neither necessary nor prudent.

A group of Cubans walk down a street in Havana.
A group of Cubans walk down a street in Havana. Diario de Cuba
Summary 2020

A Disastrous Year for the Cuban Economy

Madrid

At DIARIO DE CUBA we run down the most important issues affecting the Cuban economy in 2020.

Children mobilized by the regime for acts celebrating the Revolution in Las Tunas.
Children mobilized by the regime for acts celebrating the Revolution in Las Tunas. William Parra Pupo / Facebook
Laws

Parental custody: a weapon of repression in Cuba

Madrid

Depriving parents of the custody of their children for political reasons would violate the International Convention on the Rights of the Child, but the regime’s laws allow it anyway.

Market in Santiago de Cuba.
Market in Santiago de Cuba. Diario de Cuba
Economy

'Here the salaries, prices and honesty don’t go together'

Santiago de Cuba

The nutritional imbalance due to the lack of food and the excessive increase in prices are notably affecting 32,000 seniors living alone in Santiago de Cuba.

Cutting marabú.
Cutting marabú. todo cuba
Economy

Inedible Sicklebush Enriches the Military in Cuba

Los Ángeles

Instead of clearing the fields of sicklebush, (marabú for Cubans) and producing food for its starving people, the regime has added China to its list of customers buying charcoal made from the plant

A building in Havana.
A building in Havana. Diario de Cuba
Urban Development

Havana: The Face of Cuba's Decline

Los Ángeles

'No other capital in modern history, without having suffered a war or devastating natural catastrophes, has regressed as much as Havana.'