I just posted an interview with Jesús Arboleya, a university professor, author and former second secretary of the Cuban mission in New York City. His books include “The Cuban Counterrevolution.” The interview is in two parts. See part 1 and part 2 on the Cuba Money Project’s Vimeo channel.
Writer Ernesto Hernández Busto, a fierce critic of Fidel Castro, edits Penultimos Dias, an influential voice in the blogosphere. He was born in Cuba and studied math in the former Soviet Union in 1986-87. According to his biography: He was expelled for not attending classes, but on appeal he was allowed to study Spanish and [...]
Laritza Diversent, 30, is a lawyer who began working as an independent journalist in 2007. She started a blog called Las Leyes de Laritza, or Laws of Laritza, in 2009 after attending a blogging workshop that Yoani Sanchez organized. The blog, Diversent says, “is the way I describe this reality, how I feel, how I [...]