Monthly Archives: July 2012

Death of Oswaldo Paya

We were all saddened by the death of Oswaldo Paya and a companion, Harold Cepero Escalante, in a car accident on July 22. Oswaldo was one of Cuba’s most highly-praised and principled human rights advocates. The coordinator of the Christian … Continue reading

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Historic Inauguration of Direct U.S.-Cuba Shipping

On July 13, a freighter from the United States, the “Ana Cecilia,” with “Peace Boat” painted on her hull, docked in Havana and began to unload cargo, mostly foods, medicines and mattresses, sent by exiled families in the U.S. to … Continue reading

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