The US Is Trying to Provoke a Soft Coup in Cuba

By Rosa Miriam Elizalde on January 24, 2021

Cuban President Miguel Diaz Canel attends rally of youth condemning soft coup attempt. Photo: Alejandro Azcuy

We are in the era of soft coups. Old-fashioned coups d’état and invasions get terrible press. The images of U.S. troops invading the (more…)

The Joker’s Legacy

By Rosa Miriam Elizalde on January 21, 2021

In his final hours in the White House, Donald Trump released his administration’s “Accomplishments”, a (more…)

The Hollow Man

By Rosa Miriam Elizalde on December 24, 2020

Artist: Joseph Qiu

The most recent episode of Trump vs Cuba is almost funny.  After more than 140 sanctions imposed since (more…)

Soft Coup in Cuba

By Rosa Miriam Elizalde on December 10, 2020

Cubans protest the latest soft coup attempt by the US. Photo: Alejandro Azcuy

Invasion gets bad press – those close-ups of foreign boots marching over a beach or a neighborhood like El Chorrillo (more…)

The Twelve Caesars

By Rosa Miriam Elizalde on November 12, 2020

“Clandestina,” a small private business selling clothing that’s Cuban-designed in Old Havana, (more…)

Criminal Obsession

By Rosa Miriam Elizalde on October 1, 2020

“The people who suffer most are the ordinary Cubans”, Photo: Bill Hackwell

“Criminal Obsession” is a well-known horror movie and is also the stage where the Trump administration is occupied regarding Cuba. The U.S. government struck again at the Cuban (more…)

Mercedes Barcha in Havana

By Rosa Miriam Elizalde on August 22, 2020

Mercedes Barcha died on August 15, in Mexico City, at the age of 87. The pandemic has not allowed for the (more…)

The Wasp Network Stings in Miami

By Rosa Miriam Elizalde on July 9, 2020

Since Netflix decided to release The Wasp Network on June 19 to reach the captive audience of the Covid-19, the (more…)

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