Category Archives: Cuba

Cuba’s Diaz-Canel receives Maduro in first act as president

Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel met with his Venezuelan counterpart Nicolas Maduro Saturday in his first official act as the country’s leader.

Maduro is the first president to visit Diaz-Canel since he was selected by outgoing President Raul Castro to lead the island’s government earlier this week.

9 Instances of Fidel Castro and Cubans Helping Black People Fight Colonialism and White Supremacy

Cuba Supported the Angolan War of Independence

The Angolan War of Independence was a struggle for control of Angola between guerrilla movements and Portuguese colonial authority. Cuba supplied the People’s Movement for the Liberation of Angola (MPLA) rebels with weapons and soldiers to fight. The Cuban military would fight alongside the MPLA in major battles.

Fidel and Palestine: Special Report

By Palestine Chronicle Staff

Legendary Cuban leader, Fidel Castro died Friday at the age of 90. He left behind a remarkable legacy, that of a man who challenged the most militarily powerful country in the world, and remained undefeated.

Cuba’s Health Care System: a Model for the World

by Salim Lamrani

According to the UN’s World Health Organization, Cuba’s health care system is an example for all countries of the world.

History Will be the Judge: Fidel Castro: 1926-2016

Fidel Castro, Cuba’s leader of revolution, has died aged 90. Here is an extract from Tariq Ali‘s introduction to The Declarations of Havana, Verso’s collection of Castro’s speeches.