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11/06 | CUBAN RESISTANCE ASSEMBLY DENOUNCES SUMMARY JUDGMENT AND POLITICAL PRISON SENTENCE OF TWO CUBAN RESITANCE ACTIVISTS OF FRENTE NACIONAL DE RESISTENCIA CÍVICA ORLANDO ZAPATA TAMAYO AND ALIANZA DEMOCRÁTICA ORIENTAL
09/29 | DEMANDING THE RELEASE OF CUBAN ARTIST DANILO MALDONADO "EL SEXTO” AND OTHER HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS FROM UNPACU.
09/24 | Letter from Cuban Pro-Democracy Activists To the Congress of the United States
09/24 | CUBAN DEMOCRATIC DIRECTORATE PRESS CONFERENCE SUMMARY SEPTEMBER 24, 2015
09/18 | "HOLY FATHER, WE TOO ARE CUBA" HUNGER STRIKE RAMPS UP ACTIVIST CONTINUE HUNGER STRIKE ON THE EVE OF PAPAL VISIT
08/13 | PRESS RELEASE CUBAN DEMOCRATIC DIRECTORATE: SUPPORTING THE GROUP MEETINGS FRENTE DE RESISTENCIA CÍVICA ORLANDO ZAPATA TAMAYO: “NO ARRIAREMOS LA DIGNIDAD” (NO CONCEDING OUR DIGNITY) FUNDACIÓN CUBA LIBRE: Protest Against Obama-Kerry failed policy on
07/20 | “No Politics Without Principle” -Gandhi
07/12 | SOS! LADIES IN WHITE ARRESTED ALONG WITH SCORES OTHER HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS FROM OTHER CUBAN RESISTANCE ORGANIZATIONS IN HAVANA, CUBA.
07/06 | Violent beating of activist Antonio Rodiles by Cuban State Security. More than a hundred detainees between Ladies in White and human rights activists who participated in the twelfth Sunday march
07/01 | STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO THE OPENING OF THE TOTALITARIAN CASTRO REGIME’S EMBASSY IN THE UNITED STATES.
07/01 | ASSEMBLY OF THE CUBAN RESISTANCE WILL ISSUE A STATEMENT ON THE OPENING OF CASTRO’S EMBASSY IN THE UNITED STATES CUBAN RESISTANCE WILL ISSUE A REPORT ON THE LINK BETWEEN REPRESSION IN CUBA AND RAPPROCHEMENT WITH THE CASTRO REGIME BY THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATI
06/19 | Former Cuban prisoner of conscience Ciro Alexis Perez Casanova arrested again and taken to an undisclosed location; alert the international community for his life.
04/08 | Cuban Opposition leaders sign agreement for democratic transition in Cuba during unity symposium in Panama City
03/19 | OAS PANEL ON HUMAN RIGHTS IN CUBA TODAY Activists to speak on the general human rights situation in Cuba today at the OAS Interamerican Human Rights Commission
03/02 | “The Castro Regime cannot reform,” states Cuban resistance leader Juan Francisco Sigler Amaya at Geneva Human Rights Summit
02/25 | “The Castro Regime cannot reform,” states Cuban resistance leader Juan Francisco Sigler Amaya at Geneva Human Rights Summit
02/06 | Leaders of the Cuban Resistance request before the subcommittee of the U.S. Congress to support real efforts for the freedom of Cuba and not to lift the trade embargo on the dictatorship
02/04 | Antúnez, Berta Soler and Sara Marta Fonseca will testify tomorrow at the Subcommittee on Global Human Rights in the US Congress
01/23 | Statement by the Assembly of the Cuban Resistance in Light of the Obama-Castro Agreement
01/10 | Releases of political prisoners initiated in Cuba: "This political prisoner goes out to fight for the rest who remain imprisoned"
01/08 | Marcelino Abreu Bonora released after threats and confinement in Nieves Morejon prison
01/07 | REPRESSION INTENSIFIES IN CUBA: They brutally beat and imprison opposition activist Marcelino Abreu Bonora
12/19 | Rally for Democracy in Cuba Cuban Resistance Organizations inside and outside Cuba call for a community protest in Miami
12/17 | Statement by the Cuban Democratic Directorate following the release of the Cuban regime’s terrorist spies in exchange for the American citizen Alan Gross
10/30 | CUBA: Resistance Day marked by public protests and burning July 26th flags
Video link: http://youtu.be/UoO7TOC_QS8?list=UU_03S3mllvDLTufpvuL5XKA
10/29 | Warning call on Cuban prisoner of conscience and hit on hunger strike
09/03 | GENOCIDE IN SYRIA:Free Syrians Will Denounce Assad’s Regime Tortures and Call for US Support in the Battle against ISIS and Assad
07/08 | CUBA: Young Leaders Group, Center for a Free Cuba and the Cuban Democratic Directorate Call for Twenty Minutes of Silence for Twenty Years of Impunity
07/07 | Cuba: Human Rights Foundation and Cuban Democratic Directorate call for Twenty Minutes of Silence for Twenty Years of Impunity
06/26 | CUBAN OPOSITION LEADER JORGE LUÍS GARCÍA PÉREZ “ANTUNEZ” IN HOUSE ARREST
06/19 | Leaders of the opposition across the island demand freedom for Antúnez .Document demands Castro Regime immediately free Antúnez
06/18 | JORGE LUÍS GARCÍA PÉREZ “ANTUNEZ” SAVAGEALY BEATEN BY CASTRO’S REPRESSORS His wife makes a call to the International Community
06/17 | Antúnez denounces torture and death threats against his person for "obstructing US-Cuba relations."
06/13 | Antúnez denounces torture and death threats against his person for
05/20 | CUBA: Economic changes cannot precede Individual Fundamental Freedoms
04/28 | Increasing repression throughout Cuba as regime tries to disguise its international image
02/12 | Antúnez arrested again and his home raided. Activists start hunger strike in solidarity with hunger and thirst strike. Rampant acts of civic defiance in support of strike demands
PLACETAS , Cuba , February 11, 2014 . Assembly of the Cuban Resistance. Home of Jorge Luís García Pérez “Antúnez”, National Secretary of the National Front for Civic Resistance Orlando Zapata Tamayo ( OZT Front) was again raided , ransacked and several activists arrested early Tuesday morning, February 11, 2014 . Antúnez declared himself on a hunger and thirst strike on February 10
02/11 | Cuba : Antúnez declares hunger and thirst strike. Demands an end to repressive measures against him and asks for solidarity
02/05 | Antúnez, his wife Yris Pérez Aguilera violently arrested and their home invaded. Their whereabouts are unknown.
02/05 | Cuban opposition leader Antúnez arrested with whereabouts unaccounted for. Witness to the arrest is released and recounts what took place.
“A senior official whose name I do not know said he did not know whether “Antúnez” will return or is going to prison "
01/30 | International organizations, activists and parliamentarians call on the UN Secretary General about Cuba
01/15 | Cuba – Physical attack against human rights defenders by state security forces
09/27 | Position Statement of the Parliament of Poland Free Cuba Caucus
09/27 | AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC STATEMENT
Despite reform to migration law, Cuba continues to restrict freedoms of expression, association and assembly and to hold prisoners of conscience AI Index: AMR 25/007/2013 20 September 2013
07/09 | CAMPAIGN "I DO WANT" INCREASES IN CUBA WITH MARCHES, POSTERS AND ACTIVITIES
07/09 | ANTI-GOVERNMENT POSTERS APPEAR AND PUBLIC DEMONSTRATIONS CARRIED OUT IN CUBA
05/02 | Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights publishes reports on suspicious deaths of dissidents in Cuba
04/30 | CUBA: Organizations call upon international community on increased violence and deaths of human rights defenders prior to review of Cuba at UN
03/25 | RUBIO & COLLEAGUES URGE INTER-AMERICAN COMMISSION ON HUMAN RIGHTS TO INVESTIGATE DEATH OF CUBAN ACTIVIST OSWALDO PAYÁ
02/15 | MEDIA RELEASE Cuba: Nine human rights defenders murdered, thousands of arrests, beatings and raids since Raul Castro has led the regime in Havana
09/14 | Videos from Cuba Refutes Castro Regime Claims
09/13 | CUBA: Civic Resistance Leader Antúnez in critical condition due to hunger strike in demand of freedom for imprisoned activist
09/12 | CUBA: Arrests in Santa Clara, Sagua and Ciego de Avila during day of protests for freedom of imprisoned opposition activist. Twenty three activists on hunger strike.
09/11 | CUBA: Civic Resistance Leader Antúnez calls for public protests demanding freedom for jailed activists and declares a hunger strike
09/11 | CUBA: Sixteen hunger strikers join Antunez’s protest. Numerous arrests during public protests
06/26 | German federal minister Schröder takes on sponsorship of political prisoner in Cuba
IGFM: Great symbol of universally valid human rights
06/13 | Antúnez released under threat of prolonged imprisonment. He denounces racist aggressions by the Castro Regime.
06/12 | Wife of Cuban Resistance Leader Antunez Demands to See Him. Authorities Say He Will Be Prosecuted.
06/11 | Cuban Resistance Leader Antunez Missing After Arbitrary Arrest
06/08 | ASSEMBLY OF THE CUBAN RESISTANCE ANNOUNCES A HUMANITARIAN INITIATIVE TO SUPPORT THE SYRIAN PEOPLE
05/30 | ASSEMBLY OF THE CUBAN RESISTANCE CONDEMNS MASSACRE IN HOULA
05/23 | Dictatorship in Cuba questioned over both patterns of abuse and the deaths and mistreatment of specific activists
05/09 | Syrian and Cuban resistance create a united front for freedom and democracy
05/04 | Cuban Human Rights Defender Denounces Rape Threat by State Security Agents Against her 5-year-old Daughter
03/27 | Center of Information will be reporting the repression in Cuba during the visit of Pope Benedict XVI
03/27 | Leader Of Ladies In White Denounces That Only Communists Will Be Able To Participate In Holy Masses
03/27 | Message of the Regime to the Resistance: “As soon as the Pope leaves, we are going to disappear all of you”
03/21 | It is time for repression to cease in Cuba
Prominent international figures requesting an end to repression in Cuba. https://www.change.org/petitions/general-statement-it-is-time-for-repression-to-cease-in-cuba-2. @nytimesworld @rodnorland
03/07 | Political prisoners in Guantanamo Prison on hunger strike demanding freedom
Ex Embajador John Bolton talking thru the phone line with Antunez in Cuba, during press conference 03/02 | John Bolton, Former US Ambassador to the UN calls for international solidarity and resolve for the Cuban resistance movement
01/26 | World Youth Movement for Democracy Demands Independent Investigation on Death of Cuban Prisoner of Conscience Villar Mendoza
01/25 | ASSEMBLY OF THE CUBAN RESISTANCE SENT MESSAGE TO THE POPE AND DENOUNCES INCREASE OF REPRESSION IN CUBA
01/20 | Cuban political prisoner on the brink of death in Santiago de Cuba. His wife denounces his critical situation
11/30 | Cubans Protest in Havana against Castro Regime Lies
Hundreds of Cubans unite in resistance against agents of regime's repressive apparatus. Additional protests in other locations garner popular support. Audio from Cuba documenting the protest
09/29 | Whereabouts of opposition leader Yris Pérez Aguilera and other detained activists unknown
National Front issues call to international community. Sara Marta Fonseca Quevedo remains under arrest. A summary of arrests as of the moment.
09/29 | Dissidents Urge UN to Expel China, Cuba, Iran, Russia, Saudi Arabia from Human Rights Council & Women's Rights Commission
Draft UNGA resolutions sent to SG Ban Ki-moon and rights chief Navi Pillay on human rights situations in China, Cuba, Pakistan, Russia, Saudi Arabia, Syria, Venezuela, Zimbabwe
09/27 | Leader of Daring August Protest on Steps of Havana’s Historic Capitol Building Arrested, to be Prosecuted by Cuban Regime
Sarah Marta Fonseca Quevedo detained along with other members of the pro-freedom Cuban Resistance
09/21 | Former Cuban Prisoner of Conscience Testifies on Human Rights Violations During Parallel Summit as World Leaders Meet in UN General Assembly
08/24 | Women of the Cuban Resistance Launch Appeal to Defend Women Suffering Repression at the Hands of the Cuban Regime
From left to right, IDU Secretary General Eirik Moen, IDU President and former Prime Minister of Australia John Howard, US Young Republican National Federation International Youth Committee Co-Chair Christina Goodlander, IYDU Secretary General James Marriott, and former US Ambassador to Finland Marilyn Ware. 07/06 | Cuba's Pro-Freedom Resistance Gains Recognition and Solidarity from Global Political Alliance and International Youth
06/30 | Global Lawmakers Forum Recognizes National Front for Civic Resistance as a Legitimate Representative of the Cuban People's Freedom Struggle
Former political prisoner Librado Linares Garcia, one of the arrested activist in Santa Clara 05/26 | Protest in Cuba to demand whereabouts of detained and beaten activists
Yris Tamara Pérez Aguilera, Rosa Parks Feminist Movement leader whereabouts unknown 05/26 | Increased repression in Cuba against human rights defenders
Yris Tamara Pérez Aguilera, Rosa Parks Feminist Movement leader whereabouts unknown
05/20 | Defending Human Rights at the UN Human Rights Council
05/10 | Cuban Resistance Seeks Support for Democracy Struggle, Condemns Murder of Activist, During High Level Diplomatic Meetings in Washington
Ambassadors of Hungary, Estonia, and Lithuania to Meet Cuban Resistance Delegation
03/28 | Cuban Resistance Protests at Havana’s Capitol Building as Jimmy Carter Begins Cuba Visit
03/21 | Néstor Rodríguez Lobaina to be Tried. His Brother Rolando Rodríguez Lobaina Detained and Threatened with Prison
Most significant trial of a pro-democracy leader in Cuba since the 2003 Black Spring crackdown
03/14 | World-Renowned Tiananmen Square Dissident to Address Tomorrow’s Geneva Rights Summit, Co-Hosted by Directorio
02/23 | One Year Later: Cuban Democratic Directorate Condemns Murder of Orlando Zapata Tamayo by Castro Regime
02/23 | Repression and Dozens of Arrests in Cuba as the Resistance Holds “Zapata Lives!” Marches
Antúnez and other leaders arrested for honoring Zapata
02/21 | Directorio to Publish Real-Time Updates from Cuba on Twitter During Week Marking Anniversaries
11/23 | Norwegian Youth Petition to Demand Freedom for Cuban Political Prisoners
11/10 | Regime orders beatings for Reina Tamayo and does not release prisoners of conscience
11/01 | Violent attacks against ‘Zapata Vive’ March in Holguin end in beatings and arrests of Reina Tamayo and activists
10/28 | Independent Journalist and Youth Activist Violently Arrested after National Civic Resistance Front Meeting
10/07 | To the European Union: A Letter from the Cuban Resistance
09/22 | Directorio presents: From Dissidence to Resistance, From Resistance to the Republic
To commemorate the 20th Anniversary of its work supporting the Cuban resistance
09/07 | Mission Seeks Greater European Solidarity for the Cuban Resistance
Former Prisoner of Conscience and Delegation from the Assembly of the Cuban Resistance Meet with German Foreign Ministry Latin America Official
09/05 | Resistance to the regime is here to stay
08/31 | Political prisoner reaches 62 days on hunger strike
“I will not yield, under any circumstance”
08/26 | Protestors in Havana Demand Release of New Political Prisoners
Three members of the Cuban Resistance arrested before the Provincial Tribunal in Havana for protesting against detainments at the University of Havana and Baracoa
08/19 | Cuban Youth Movement for Democracy Members Request International Solidarity
Violent crackdown on Cuban youth activists in Baracoa, Cuba by Cuban State Security. A woman 8 months pregnant is strip searched and abused. Brothers Néstor & Rolando Rodríguez Lobaina are 2 of the 5 detained activists. Activists began hunger strike on August 12. Their number will increase on Monday, August 23, the 6 month anniversary of Orlando Zapata Tamayo’s death.
08/11 | Amnesty International Calls for Urgent Action for Reina Tamayo Danger
08/10 | Wave of Arrests against Cuba's Internal Resistance Confirm Raul Castro's Will to Repress
Opposition activists receive SMS text message with a Raul Castro quote: “There will be no impunity. The streets and squares belong and will continue to belong to revolutionaries.”
05/16 | In Cuba, Repression, Arbitrary Arrests, Secret Police Raids, and Opposition Activism mark Orlando Zapata Tamayo's Birthday
04/21 | Open Letter from Cuba Activists attending the 6th Assembly of the World Movement for Democracy
From left to right: John Suarez, Cuban Democratic Directorate; Orlando Gutierrez, Cuban Democratic Directorate; Joel Brito International, International Group for Corporate Social Responsibility in Cuba; Eliecer Consuegra Rivas, Eastern Democratic Alliance. Orlando Gutierrez Boronat
04/12 | United in Sorrow with Poland
Mass to be celebrated in memory of crash victims Friday, April 16 in Miami
03/31 | Ladies in White Supporter Gravely Ill, Violently Attacked and Denied Medical Attention
03/30 | Mother of murdered prisoner of conscience calls for “Zapata Lives” marches across Cuba
03/18 | On 7th Anniversary of Black Spring Crackdown, Exiles Urged to Support Resistance in Cuba
03/10 | Leading Cuba Opposition Activist, Néstor Rodríguez Lobaina, Arbitrarily Arrested in Havana
Néstor was arrested on his way to the Ministry of Justice to protest against his being blocked from participating in the 2nd Geneva Summit for Human Rights, Tolerance, and Democracy
03/09 | Geneva Summit Spotlights Cuba Democracy Movement while Considering Global Rights Situation
800 Victims, Dissidents, Activists, Diplomats Participating From 67 Countries; Special Focus on Internet Freedom
03/05 | Castro Regime Interrupts UN Debate on Former Political Prisoner Barred From Geneva Conference
30 Rights Groups Urge UN Rights Chief to Protest Cuban Restraint on Rights Defender
03/03 | The Cuban Democratic Directorate Responds to the Malicious Lies Spread by Castro Regime Media
03/02 | Fiancé of Neda, Iran's Slain ‘Angel of Freedom,’ Heading to Geneva Rights Summit
Caspian Makan to protest Iranian government brutality
02/25 | Cuban Resistance Activists March in Murdered Prisoner of Conscience’s Hometown During his Burial
Orlando Zapata Tamayo's mother, Reina Luisa Tamayo Danger Says: “[Raúl Castro] is a cynic! I will not stand for him to send me messages.”
Reina Luisa Tamayo Danger, mother of murdered prisoner of conscience Orlando Zapata Tamayo. 02/24 | Mother of Murdered Cuban Prisoner of Conscience Brings His Remains to Eastern Cuba Home Despite Secret Police Deployment
02/23 | Cuban Democratic Directorate Condemns Murder of Orlando Zapata Tamayo by Castro Regime
02/21 | Cuban Democracy Activist to Address Geneva Rights Summit chaired by Havel and Walesa
Dissidents, Ex-Political Prisoners, to Call for Internet Freedom; 25 NGOs Co-Sponsor
02/19 | Cuban Prisoner of Conscience Orlando Zapata Tamayo in Critical Condition, Whereabouts Unknown
02/16 | CUBA: Prisoner of conscience being transferred to Havana in critical condition after 76 days on hunger strike
Zapata Tamayo’s mother calls for new nonviolent actions to save her son’s life
02/03 | Cuban Democratic Directorate Co-Sponsors Global Summit on Human Rights, Tolerance, and Democracy
The 2nd Geneva Summit will take place in parallel with the upcoming session of the United Nations Human Rights Council
02/02 | Alarming Details about Repression in Cuba Revealed in Report by Havana-based Human Rights Monitor
Over 1,000 cases of political repression, the deaths of 106 Cuban citizens under regime custody, and the resurgence of violent “acts of repudiation” marked the rights situation in 2009
02/02 | Cuban Venezuelan Democracy Front:
Leaders from both countries promise to support civic resistance against the Castro-Chavez Axis
01/20 | UPDATED: Norwegian Lawmakers Organize to Support Cuban Political Prisoner
12/17 | 90 Members of Polish Parliament Adopt 90 Cuban Political Prisoners
Will support families, advocate for prisoners’ release
12/03 | Cuban American Elected to International Youth Political Council
Aramis L. Perez, 25: “My vice-chairmanship will help connect freedom activists in Cuba with the international community.”
12/03 | Human Rights Activists Survey State of Human Rights in the World on International Human Rights Day
Activists from around the world have confirmed participation at forum in Miami with a global focus on plight of political prisoners, victims of extrajudicial killings & summary executions
11/25 | Cuban Exile Delegation will Participate as International Observers During Elections in Honduras
11/16 | UPDATED: International Human Rights Activists Unite for a Free Cuba 20 Years after Freedom’s Arrival in Czechoslovakia
11/06 | Directorio Condemns Torture and Extrajudicial Executions in Cuba before Inter-Amercian Commission on Human Rights
The full text of Directorio’s Adjunct National Secretary Janisset Rivero’s presentation before the Commission is included as a PDF file.
11/04 | National Civic Resistance Front Established in Cuba
10/23 | Cuban-Americans Rally Support for Honduras
09/28 | Imprisoned Opposition Activist Hospitalized after Weeks on Hunger Strike
09/23 | Cuban Prisoner of Conscience Iván Hernández Carrillo to be Honored with Pedro Luis Boitel Freedom Award
Carl Gershman, President of the National Endowment for Democracy, to Give Keynote Address
09/14 | March in Santa Clara Demands End to Repression, Surprises Secret Police
Message to the dictatorship: No more impunity. Message to Juanes: Moreso than concerts, we need freedom
09/11 | Political Prisoner’s Wife Condemns Unjust Treatment of Her Husband
Political prisoner Librado Linares García, sentenced to 20 years in prison during the 2003 Black Spring crackdown is subject to arbitrary and degrading treatment
09/10 | Opposition Leader Antúnez Vows Continued Activism, Decries Arrest and Intimidation
Blames Detainment on Climate of Increased Repression before Juanes Concert
09/08 | Young Cubans Call for National Forum on Democracy and Economics on the Island
08/31 | Recently Released Young Cuban Democracy Activist: On with the Struggle!
Former political prisoner Yordis García Fournier’s statement shortly after his release from Combinado de Guantánamo prison, where he served an unjust sentence of one year.
08/24 | Young Political Prisoner Nearing End of Sentence Threatened with New Charges
08/24 | Cuban Resistance in Santa Clara Marches for Freedom at “Ernesto 'Che' Guevara” Revolution Square
08/19 | Cuban Prisoner of Conscience Enters Fourth Week on Hunger Strike
Sister declares solidarity strike after being repressed by Communist authorities
08/13 | From Cuba: A Call to Action in Solidarity with Political Prisoners
The Cuban Democratic Directorate disseminates this urgent appeal from activists on the island
08/07 | Series of International Events Mark Cuban Resistance Day
07/29 | Cuban Resistance Day- 15th Anniversary of the August 5th, 1994 Maleconazo Freedom Uprising
07/27 | Cuban City Covered in Anti-Regime Messages on Communist Holiday
07/24 | Two Democracy Award Winners Arbitrarily Detained and Placed Under House Arrest
06/23 | NED- 2009 Democracy Award Will Honor Cuban Dissidents on June 24
Five honorees represent a new and diverse generation of democratic activists
06/23 | Leading Activists Arrested on Eve of Major Award to Cuban Democratic Resistance
06/22 | “WE ALL ARE THE RESISTANCE” Campaign Launches in Cuba and Abroad
06/15 | CUBA: Alarming Statistics of Human Rights Violations in First Half of 2009
Activists in Cuba document over 500 political arrests, at least 26 trials and prison sentences of peaceful opposition activists and a high prison mortality rate
06/10 | Former Cuban Political Prisoner Denounces Human Rights Violations at UN Council
06/02 | CUBA IN THE OAS: The Cuban Resistance Meets with Insulza and Receives Accreditation for General Assembly Opening
Members of the Assembly of the Resistance hand deliver a letter signed by 694 Cubans on the Island to General Secretary Insulza
06/01 | In Honduras, Cuban Resistance Demands Recognition by OAS Permanent Council
05/27 | Cuban Resistance Satisfied with 2009 Pedro Luis Boitel Activism Memorial
Activists violently arrested in Havana on their way to a symbolic burial were subsequently released
05/20 | Solidarity with the People of Cuba: The Struggle for Freedom Continues
Bertha Antunez Delivers a Message from the Cuban People
05/19 | DDC and Activists: Free Aung San Suu Kyi
Statement from International Human Rights Activists Calls for UN, ASEAN Intervention for Nobel Laureate
05/18 | Cuban Democratic Resistance Denounces the Possible Readmission of Castro Regime to the OAS
05/14 | Victims of Repression in Cuba Call for Answers from Costa Rican President Oscar Arias
05/13 | Castro Regime Pressures Costa Rican Government to Cancel Forum on Democracy and Human Rights in Cuba
The Assembly of the Resistance States that the Event Will Take Place, No Matter What
05/12 | Cuban Leader Antúnez Announces Move Beyond Fasting Protest to New Phase of Action for Freedom
Statement from Antúnez and the Placetas Fasters
05/06 | Cuban Resistance Leader “Antúnez” Writes to Congressional Black Caucus
Letter to U.S. Representatives Barbara Lee (D-CA), Laura Richardson (D-CA) and Bobby Rush (D-ILL) to be delivered today, May 6, 2009, in Washington, DC by Antúnez’s sister, Bertha Antúnez Pernet:
05/05 | Cuban Activists Oppose Castro Regime Candidacy for UN Human Rights Council
04/30 | Leaders of the Cuban Resistance Arrested in Eastern Cuba
Néstor and Rolando Rodríguez Lobaina being held at State Security Headquarters in Guantánamo. Keyber Rodríguez missing.
04/23 | International Letter of Support for Antunez and Freedom in Cuba
04/23 | International Pro-Democracy Leaders Support Cuban Activist Antúnez as Fast Protest Enters 66th Day
04/19 | Directorio at the Geneva Summit for Human Rights, Tolerance and Democracy
04/13 | Geneva Summit for Human Rights, Tolerance and Democracy
04/08 | Global Signature Campaign in Support of Democracy Movement in Cuba
04/08 | Activists on Weeks Long Fast Appeal for Urgent Medical Attention
04/03 | Letter to President Obama from human rights activists in Cuba
04/01 | Eight prisoners on hunger strike in Guantanamo
03/31 | Amnesty International Calls for Urgent Action for Cuban Activists
Leading Activist Antúnez and Others “In Grave Danger”
03/31 | Additional Latin American Leaders Join in Solidarity with Antúnez
Campaign Supporting the Placetas Protesters Goes International
03/25 | Political Police Deploy Toxic Substance against Activists
Fasting Activists Condemn Violence; Support Spreads among Cubans
03/25 | Radio República Launches Website and Blog
03/23 | Diaz-Balart calls attention to Antunez’ hunger strike, supports Cuban pro-democracy leaders on House floor
03/18 | International Youth Organization Supports Cuban Resistance, Commemorates March 18th Crackdown
03/18 | Cuban Exile Organizations Establish the Assembly of the Resistance
03/18 | Young Uruguayans Support Antúnez, Cuban Political Prisoners
03/17 | Assembly of the Resistance Facts
03/17 | Demonstration in Dominican Republic Supports Cuban Resistance
03/13 | URGENT: Leading Opposition Activist Antúnez Hospitalized on 25th Day of Hunger Strike
03/11 | CUBA: Activists supporting hunger strike in Placetas initiate a sit-in in front of government institutions of the country
03/10 | Cuban State Security Agents Arrest Three Activists Supporting Placetas Hunger Strike
03/10 | Support the hunger strikers rights activists in Cuba!
03/04 | Cuban Activist Hospitalized due to Hunger Strike Arrested by Political Police
Protest Reaches 16th Day
03/04 | Statement from Placetas Hunger Strikers on Recent Raul Castro Regime Announcement
03/04 | Letter from the Vice President of the Norwegian Conservative Party (Høyre) to the Cuban Embassy Regarding the Placetas Hunger Strike
02/24 | Cuban Rights Activist Hospitalized in Serious Condition
Leading Activist Antúnez Says Hunger Strike to Continue
02/11 | Coming Soon: Geneva Summit for Tolerance, Human Rights and Democracy
http://www.genevasummit.org/
02/07 | Solidarity with the Jewish Community in Venezuela and a Call for Tolerance
01/26 | CUBA: Human Rights Organizations in Cuba Send Violations Reports to United Nations Council
01/21 | Castro Regime Represses Opposition Activist Invited to Watch Obama Inauguration
Repression Increases against Youth in Eastern Cuba
01/16 | International Young Democrat Union Resolves to Support Cuban Resistance
11/26 | CUBAN YOUTH LEADER SENTENCED TO 3 YEARS IMPRISONMENT
11/25 | Political Prisoner Released on Medical Parole
11/18 | Political Prisoner Successfully Concludes Hunger Strike
Zapata Tamayo Transferred as García Fournier’s Strike and National Support Movement Continue
11/05 | Crackdown against Activists in Santiago and Guantánamo while Political Prisoners Continue Weeks-Long Hunger Strikes
Student Leader Néstor Rodríguez Lobaina and Twelve Others Detained in Last 48 hours
10/29 | Campaign against Impunity Launched in Cuba
10/13 | Exiles Condemn Rise in Political Repression after Hurricanes in Cuba
10/01 | Cuban Youth Activist Arbitrarily Arrested
Julián Antonio Monés Borrero Denied Contact with Family, Fellow Activists
09/29 | Cuban Youth Honored with 2008 Pedro Luis Boitel Freedom Award
Recently Exiled Young Activist Eliécer Consuegra Rivas Accepts on behalf of Cuban Youth Opposition Movement
09/17 | Repression Intensifies against Young Opposition Activists from Eastern Cuba
Rolando Rodríguez Lobaina and Fellow Activist Arrested in Baracoa
09/15 | Cuban Democratic Directorate Presents Testimony of Hurricane Victims at United Nations
09/12 | Cuban Democratic Directorate Calls for Massive Humanitarian Aid to Cuba
09/09 | To the International Community: The Cuban Regime Must Accept Humanitarian Aid
09/09 | Message from the Cuban Democratic Directorate to the People of Cuba
09/03 | Youth Arbitrarily Detained in Guantanamo
Prison authorities use tear gas to silence their anti-government slogans
09/02 | Cuban Authorities Ratify Accusation against Afro-Cuban Human Rights Activist
08/22 | Young Cubans March on Anniversary of 1968 Soviet Invasion of Czechoslovakia
08/20 | Young Norwegians Gather Over 300 Signatures for the Release of Cuban Political Prisoners
08/20 | Cuban Opposition Activist Perseveres to Defend the Rights of the Cuban People
08/15 | URGENT: Violent Arrests of Cuban Opposition Activists in Revolution Square Protest
Hunger-Striker Iris Tamara Pérez Aguilera among the Detained
08/06 | Jailed Cuban Journalist Vows to Renew Hunger Strike, Stitch Mouth Shut
Statements made by Amnesty International prisoner of conscience Juan Carlos Herrera Acosta from Holguín Provincial Prison in Cuba.
08/05 | International Center-Right Youth Organizations and Political Parties Support Cuban Freedom
07/31 | CUBA: Human Rights Activists Rally at Prison for Hunger Striking Journalist in Critical Condition
07/31 | URGENT: Activist Sit-In to Support Jailed Journalist’s Hunger Strike Violently Broken Up; 22 Arrested
07/29 | URGENT: Life of Hunger Striking Cuban Political Prisoner in Danger
07/25 | Cuban Activist at UN Condemns Systematic Torture, Seeks Support for Political Prisoners
07/25 | Jailed Cuban Journalist Sews Mouth Shut to Protest Prison Conditions
07/22 | Rev. Al Sharpton Calls for the Freedom of Afro-Cuban Political Prisoners and Democracy Activists at New York Demonstration
07/17 | New Arrests in Continuing Repression against Young Cubans
Student Activists Detained in Eastern Cuba
07/11 | Cuban Student Leader is Granted Right to Travel After Succeeding in Hunger Strike
07/10 | Cuban Special Forces Storm Student Leader’s Home
07/09 | Mobs Led by Cuban Secret Police Besiege Student Leader’s Home
07/07 | Cuban Student Leader Launches Hunger Strike for Rights
07/03 | Harsh Repression Against Cuban Civic Opposition Movement
Numerous Activists Arrested, Including Former Amnesty International Prisoners of Conscience
07/02 | Former President of Uruguay Supports Cuban Freedom and Reconstruction
06/25 | CUBA: Antúnez and Other Activists Resume Protest and Sit-in at State Security Headquarters in Matanzas
06/25 | Cuban Regime Breaks up Human Rights March by Gay Activists
06/20 | Cuban Human Rights Activists Arrested Mere Hours after European Sanctions Lifted
06/20 | Statement by Cuban Exile Organizations on European Union Sanctions Decision
European Union removes sanction against the Raúl Castro Regime, with strong conditions on human rights issues
06/17 | Europeans and Democracy in Cuba
06/16 | URGENT: Cuban University Student Leader Arrested after Requesting Havana Meeting with Uruguayan President
06/16 | Norwegian Lawmaker Supports Freedom for Cuban Political Prisoners
06/11 | Successful Hunger Strike by Cuban Political Prisoner
06/04 | CUBA: Female Student Beaten and Expelled for Wearing a CAMBIO (CHANGE) Bracelet
06/04 | Young Cubans Remember Chinese Students Massacred at Tiananmen Square
06/02 | Christian Minister and His Family Brutally Beaten
05/28 | Cuban Opposition Activists Take to the Streets to Commemorate Student Martyr’s Death in Spite of Harsh Repression
Cuban human rights activist Antunez 05/25 | CUBA: Political Police Besiege Dissidents in Crackdown at Close of Boitel Activism Memorial
Iris Perez Aguilera, Cuban human rights activist 05/25 | UPDATED: Violent Crackdown, Arrests of Opposition Activists at Close of Boitel Activism Memorial in Cuba
05/20 | Cuban Political Prisoner Defies Guards in Dramatic Phone Recording
05/19 | Over a Thousand Young Latin Americans Attend Concert for a Free Cuba
05/19 | Latin American and Caribbean Youth Leaders Demand Freedom for Cuban Political Prisoners at Cuban Embassy in Panama
05/16 | Opposition Activists Demonstrate in Cuba at the Tomb of Student Martyr Pedro Luis Boitel
05/15 | The International Group for Corporate Social Responsibility in Cuba Celebrated it’s IV Conference in San Jose, Costa Rica
05/15 | UPDATED: The “Pedro Luis Boitel Activism Memorial” Begins with Numerous Activities Inside Cuba
05/14 | Directorio Responds to Cuban American National Foundation Smear Campaign
05/14 | Directorio Responds to Cuban Ambassador to Norway
05/07 | Official Non-Cooperation Campaign Site Updated with Calendar of Activities for “Twelve Days of World Solidarity with Cuba”
05/07 | Exiles Join “Twelve Days of World Solidarity for Cuba: Toward the Republic” Campaign to Support Pedro Luis Boitel Activism Memorial in Cuba
05/06 | Campaign for the Adoption of Cuban Political Prisoners Reaches Sweden
05/03 | Cuban Democratic Directorate Thanks Salvadoran President for Supporting Freedom for Cuba
04/30 | Launch of “Friends of a Democratic Cuba” Website
04/30 | Letter from Antúnez to Raúl Castro on Torture in Cuba
04/23 | International Campaign for the Adoption of Cuban Prisoners of Conscience Re-launched in Norway
04/21 | Ladies in White Demand Freedom for Political Prisoners at Revolution Square, Raúl Castro’s Regime Cracks Down
04/14 | Sickbed Attack on Political Prisoner Normando Hernández in Havana
04/10 | Anti-government Signs Appear in Havana
04/10 | Antúnez Renews Call to Campaign “Dignified and Decent Housing for Every Cuban”
04/02 | URGENT: Directorio Opposes Dialogue with General Raul Castro Proposed by the Christian Democrat Organization of America
04/02 | Activists continue to suffer under tourist apartheid
04/02 | Cuban Physician, Prisoner of Conscience, Suffers Tortures at the Hands of Common Prisoners
03/27 | Commemorative Activities in Cuba on the V Anniversary of the Black Spring
03/27 | Dominican Youth Remember the Cuban Black Spring
03/19 | Antigovernment Signs Appear in Cienfuegos and Santiago de Cuba
03/19 | Uruguayan Youth Committee for Democracy in Cuba remembers victims of the Black Spring in Cuba
03/12 | CUBAN DEMOCRATIC DIRECTORATE PRESENTS REPORTS ON TORTURE AND HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS IN CUBA
03/11 | CUBAN OPPOSITION LEADER “ANTÚNEZ” BEGINS HUNGER STRIKE
03/05 | CUBA VIOLATES HUMAN RIGHTS COVENANT:
Prisoner of conscience is victim of trial without due process
02/27 | Activists in Sancti Spíritus Beaten After Carrying-Out a Public March
02/20 | CUBA: Opposition Speaks in Regards to Fidel Castro’s Resignation
02/19 | Cuban Democratic Directorate’s position on Dictator Fidel Castro’s Resignation
02/06 | Anti-government slogans and posters continue to appear throughout Cuba
01/30 | Activists in Cuba offer homage to the apostle José Martí
01/23 | “I Do Not Cooperate with the Dictatorship” Stickers appear in Antilla, Holguin
01/17 | International Community Condemns the Electoral Farce Taking Place in Cuba
Leaders from Europe and Latin America sign Declaration of Support for Multiparty Elections in Cuba. Among them the governing Centre Party, from Sweden, the Popular Party, from Spain, the Conservative Party of Great Britain and the Conservative Party of Norway
01/16 | Signs and Stickers Asking for Democratic Change Increase in Cuba
Cubans make a call to not cooperate with the dictatorship
01/11 | Opposition March Gains Popular Support
Homage Given to Opposition leader Miguel Valdes Tamayo in Havana
01/09 | Despite Threats, Cuban Political Prisoners Use CAMBIO Bracelets
Cuban political prisoner Omar Pernet Hernandez 01/02 | A call for an International Campaign for Cuban Political Prisoner in grave state of health.
Family of Omar Pernet Hernandez denounces his situation and call for solidarity
Vigil held fo Cuban freedom fighters at Corpus Christi Catholic Church 01/02 | A Prayer for all those who fight for Human Rights in Cuba
Members of multiple Cuban exile organizations attend a Mass and candle light vigil for the liberty of Cuba
Jorge Luis Garcia Perez 01/01 | Activists Demand the Release of all Political Prisoners in Cuba:
Various Cubans wearing CAMBIO shirts imprisoned after carrying out a peaceful march in Villa Clara
12/26 | Repression Against Students
Youth that promote university autonomy are arrested in Baracoa and Guantanamo
12/26 | Mass Held in Support of Those Who Struggle For Freedom in Cuba
12/05 | Student Activists Arrested for Academic Freedom Petition Transferred from Havana to Eastern Cuba
12/05 | UPDATED: Eighteen Activists Arrested in Santiago de Cuba
11/28 | Human Rights Activists in Havana Carry Out a Sit-in in Demand for Freedom of Beaten Activist
11/27 | Cuban University Students Present Five Thousand Signature Petition for University Autonomy
11/23 | CUBA: URGENT APPEAL TO INTERNATIONAL PUBLIC OPINION, TO HUMAN RIGHTS ORGANIZATIONS AND DEMOCRATIC GOVERMENTS WORLWIDE
Cuban government repressive forces brutally beat members of families who live in a poor neighborhood in Havana and destroyed the furniture and personal belongings of a human rights defender. The activists arrested are threatened with being prosecuted
11/15 | Political Prisoner Pacheco Ávila In Critical State of Health
11/13 | U.N. Chief Urged to Investigate Official's Complicity With Undercover Castro Agents
"Until Mr. Ban and Ms. Arbour take action, Jean Ziegler's unethical conduct will cast a shadow upon the reputation and integrity of all the independent experts" -- Hillel Neuer, UN Watch
11/11 | Activists’ Crossed Arms Mean “YO NO” (Not I)
Julio César López Rodríguez, National Coordinator of the Frank País 30th of November Democratic Party
11/07 | AMID INCREASED REPRESSION, EXILES LAUNCH CIVIC RESISTANCE HOTLINE
10/31 | Young Cubans Arrested for Protesting Electoral Farce
10/31 | Youth Members of Central American and Mexican Liberal Parties Support Freedom for Cuba
10/24 | Young Latin Americans Pray for Cubans Fasting for Freedom
10/19 | Cuban University Activists Hold Memorial at Fallen Student Leader’s Tomb
10/17 | Political Prisoners Honored with Pedro Luis Boitel Freedom Award
10/12 | President of the Cuban Democratic Directorate presents the Non-Cooperation Campaign to President George W. Bush
10/10 | Cuban political prisoner's wife meets with President Bush and speaks before the OAS
10/07 | Uruguayan youth festival calls for free elections in Cuba
10/01 | The Cuban Democratic Opposition Launches a NO to False Elections in Cuba
09/28 | Resistance Increases in Cuba: released non-violent human rights activists denounce abuses by State Security Officials
09/27 | Antúnez and other activists disappear in Havana
Marta Beatriz Roque Cabello carries out a sit-in in front of the Department of Justice in Havana: Activists are detained and their whereabouts are unknown
09/26 | "Proclamation for the Liberal Unity of Cuba" receives solidarity in Latin America
09/26 | Salvadorian Leaders Offer Their Solidarity to the Cuban opposition
09/26 | Peaceful March in Camagüey for Freedom of Political Prisoners
09/19 | Widespread Appearance of Non Cooperation Stickers Startles Secret Police
09/19 | Fasts for freedom of political prisoners, in support of the non-cooperation campaign, and in rejection of the electoral sham proposed by the regime, increase nationwide
09/19 | Activist brutally beaten and left unconscious after offering support to participants of national fast.
09/13 | Antúnez speaks, from Havana, before a parallel forum during the sixth session of the UN Human Rights Council in Geneva
09/12 | Directorio’s National Secretary Challenges “La Mesa Redonda” on Radio República
09/07 | Human Rights Activists Fast in Cuba to Confront Repression for Wearing “Cambio” T-shirts
Latin-American Leaders Support Their Demand for Freedom
09/05 | Cuban Opposition Leader Néstor Rodríguez Lobaina Detained and Threatened in Baracoa
“We are not going to allow any physical attacks against us. We are not terrorists and we will resist the Cuban regime’s terrorism.”
08/31 | Poland: Opposition Leaders in Cuba and in Exile Sign Agreement for Democracy in Cuba
08/29 | HUMAN RIGHTS ACTIVISTS DETAINED AND BEATEN IN CAMAGÜEY
08/22 | REPRESSION INCREASES IN CUBAN PRISONS
08/20 | Cuban Independent Journalist Condemns Prison Abuse Upon Release
08/15 | Fast continues despite repression
Human Rights activists fast for freedom for political prisoners and in support of the non cooperation campaign
08/14 | Released Independent Labor Activist: “There is a Better World, and it is not Fidel Castro’s Dictatorship.”
08/10 | POLITICAL PRISONER FRANCISCO CHAVIANO RELEASED IN HAVANA
08/09 | CUBANS FAST FOR NONCOOPERATION CAMPAIGN
08/08 | The Exile Community Actively Supports the “Day of Support of the Non Cooperation with the Dictatorship”
08/08 | Cuban Police Brutality Causes 4 Prisoner Deaths
08/01 | Cuban exile organizations announce “Day of support for Non Cooperation”
08/01 | The Union of Cubans in Exile Honors Cuban Democratic Directorate Youth
07/25 | Directorio presents report on Cuban political prisoners to OAS Inter-American Commission on Human Rights
07/25 | Con el alma cautiva, a collection of poems by former prisoner of conscience Néstor Rodríguez Lobaina presented at the University of Miami
07/25 | The Cuban Pro Human Rights Party affiliated to the Andrei Sakharov Foundation, celebrates its 19th anniversary
07/18 | René Montes de Oca Martijas speaks through Radio República
07/18 | Human rights activists pay tribute to the victims of the March 13th Tugboat Massacre
07/09 | State Caves before Former Political Prisoner’s Hunger Strike
Antúnez Demanded Restoration of Rights to Housing
07/04 | Independent Journalist Armando Betancourt Avoids Additional Sentence
07/04 | Antúnez on Hunger Strike
Former Political Prisoner Demands to Return to his Home
07/04 | The Regime Threatens: “The next one to commit suicide will be you!”
06/27 | Antúnez Speaks from Cuba before Public Forum of ODCA about the Importance of Non-Cooperation
06/26 | Delegation of Free Cubans Meets with Hungarian Foreign Minister and Leaders of Opposition Parties in Budapest
06/19 | Polítical Prisoner Osvaldo Rams de la Cruz on Hunger Strike
06/19 | Signs of Non-Cooperation Appear in Havana
06/19 | Historic Peaceful March for Political Prisoner in Camagüey
06/13 | Costa Rican Representatives Join in Solidarity with Cuban Political Prisoners
During a conference, a photograph exposition in tribute to the Ladies in White is inaugurated
06/13 | Father of Assassinated Danish Youth Speaks During Parallel Forum at the United Nations Human Rights Council
06/13 | Chilean Senate Condemns the Violation of Human Rights by the Governments of Cuba and Venezuela.
06/12 | Daughter of Cuban Political Prisoner Testifies Before the United Nations
Lizi Chaviano Denounces Repression Against Political Prisoners in Cuba
05/28 | A pesar de fuerte represión activistas salen a las de Cuba y conmemoran la muerte de Pedro Luis Boitel
05/23 | Opposition protest threat cancels dissident’s trial
Over forty activists meet in Havana to create the Human Rights Rapporteur Council of Cuba. FOTO EFE/Stringer 05/14 | Cuban opposition leaders create rapporteur council to denounce human rights violations
Normando Hernández González 05/11 | Costa Rican government offers humanitarian visa to Cuban political prisoner
José Gabriel (Pepín) Ramón Castillo 05/09 | Urgent Appeal for Cuban Political Prisoner’s Life
05/01 | Summit in Berlin lays a foundation for a common policy toward Cuba
Latinamerica, United States and Europe agree on the need for democratic change on the island
05/01 | Cuban Political Prisoners Propose ‘Freedom Project’
04/30 | New form of non-cooperation takes place in Cuba
Vaclav Havel speaks to participants in the conference 04/24 | International Initiatives at Berlin Summit for Cuban Democracy
Jorge Luis García Pérez 04/23 | Cuban political prisoner Antúnez released
“We must fight for the freedom of all Cuban political prisoners”
04/18 | Independent Journalist Perseveres Despite Racism, Repression
04/16 | The Cuban Democratic Directorate Supports Opposition Movement’s Unity Declaration
04/11 | Spanish press and political leaders speak out against the “Moratinos deal”
Aznar speaks out
04/03 | Cuban Stars Shine for Non-cooperation Movement
03/28 | Federation of Cuban Women unmasked in Geneva
Activists who defend human rights in Cuba confront representatives of the dictatorship at the UN Human Rights Council
03/27 | Cuban resistance commemorates March 18
03/19 | Latin America joins Cuba’s struggle for freedom
Young Latin-American activists demand liberty for Cuban political prisoners
The International Women’s Committee for Democracy in Cuba participates in a conference titled, “Women’s participation in politics and decision making.” 03/08 | Activists from the island and exile present human rights abuses committed against women in Cuba
02/27 | U.S. business sector focuses on Cuba
Two conferences in two weeks on the role of the private sector in a changing Cuba
Mario Chanes de Armas 02/26 | Exile organizations call for national mourning for Mario Chanes de Armas
02/18 | Political prisoner, Francisco Chaviano González, in critical state of health
02/14 | Communist Party members denounce violence against human rights activists
John Suarez from the Cuban Democratic Directorate and Osvaldo Alfonso Valdés 02/12 | Cuban reality exposed in Norway
Armando Betancourt Reina 02/09 | Twist of events at independent journalist’s trial
02/06 | 13 year-old girl detained and threatened
02/01 | Prisoners rebel in demand for better treatment
Javier de Céspedes, president of Directorio and Manuel Espino, president of ODCA 01/31 | The Christian Democrat Organization of America takes a stand on Cuba during international conference
01/29 | Signs in Cuba call for change
Armando Betancourt Reina 01/22 | Independent journalist will have a trial after 8 months of detention
01/13 | Young Cubans Defy Police Brutality
Juan Carlos Herrera Acosta 01/08 | Political Prisoner Receives Award from Young Cuban Journalists
Peruvian youth demonstrate before the Cuban embassy in Lima 12/18 | Peruvian youth hold demonstration outside Cuban embassy
Non-cooperation sticker 12/18 | Antigovernmental signs appear on major Cuban highway
12/07 | Pedro Luis Boitel Freedom Prize Awarded to People of Madruga, Cuba
11/30 | Repression Against Members of the Resistance in Western Cuba Intensifies. Activist Released in Critical Health. Other Detainees Remain on Hunger Strike
» From Cuba

12/08 | Cuba: Open Letter to Raul Castro from Antúnez
By Jorge Luis García Pérez "Antúnez"
12/04 | Youth convene Cuba solidarity campaign with Venezuelan and Iranian students
By Nestor Rodríguez Lobaina
09/23 | Forbidden City
By Enyor Díaz Allen
08/19 | Cuban State Security attacks the Council of Human Rights Rapporteurs in Cuba
By Juan Carlos González Leiva
06/01 | Leading Cuban Democracy Activists Stand in Solidarity with Aung San Suu Kyi
By Carlos Serpa Maceira
05/21 | University Students without Borders Stands in Solidarity with Aung San Suu Kyi
By Roberto de Jesús Guerra Pérez
03/29 | Open Letter to Raúl Castro from Cuban Opposition Activist Iris Tamara Pérez Aguilera
By Iris Tamara Pérez Aguilera
02/09 | Newly-Created Group, “Resistance” Distributes Universal Declaration of Human Rights in Cuba
By Yesmi Elena Mena Zurbano
11/13 | Racism, Communist-Style
By Roger Rubio Lima
09/24 | Cuban Victims of Hurricanes Gustav and Ike Tell their Stories
By Directorio Democrático Cubano
07/03 | URGENT LETTER FROM WIFE OF CUBAN PRISONER OF CONSCIENCE
By Dolia Leal Francisco
06/06 | Memorandum from the Cuban Youth
By - -
05/28 | The Opposition I Know Well
By Jose Daniel Ferrer Garcia
04/14 | Antúnez States the Demands of the Pedro Luis Boitel Political Prisoners Movement to the Raul Castro Regime
By Jorge Luis García Pérez "Antúnez"
02/13 | Dissident Organizations in Cuba show their support for the Non-Cooperation Campaign.
By Carlos Serpa Maceira
02/12 | Prisoner of Conscience Denounces Prison Conditions
By Tania Maceda Guerra
01/08 | Non-Cooperation Signs Appear in the city of Colón
By Andrés Govea Suárez
12/28 | Political Prisoner in Critical Health Conditions
By René Montes de Oca Martijas
12/19 | The Holidays, Christmas Eve, Christmastime, etc.
By Alexander Ortega Martínez
11/19 | Students Expelled from Cuban University for Peaceful Protest
By Movimiento Cubano de Jóvenes por la Democracia
11/15 | Cuban Prisoner Of Conscience, Juan Carlos Herrera Acosta, Fights For His Life
By Juan Carlos Herrera Acosta
11/06 | Outpouring of Citizen Support for Opposition Procession in Santa Clara
By Jorge Luis García Pérez "Antúnez"
10/03 | Another Staged Act Is What Cuba Calls “Elections”
By Roger Rubio Lima
08/29 | PRISONER OF CONSCIENCE DEMANDS FREEDOM
By Prensa Independiente ICDPRESS
08/23 | “Cómo se protesta en Cuba” circulates throughout the island
By Carlos Serpa Maceira
08/20 | Former Political Prisoners Back Noncooperation Campaign
By Carlos Serpa Maceira
08/01 | Prison authorities force political prisoners to yell “Long live the 26th of July!”, and a cry of “Down with the 26th of July!” is heard.
By Cubanacán Press
07/11 | The Youth of the 21st Century
By Roger Rubio Lima
06/03 | Activists Brutally Beaten for Condemning Intolerance
By Cuban Democratic Directorate
06/03 | Pedro Luis Boitel Political Prisoners Association makes a declaration in regards to the human rights dialogue between the Cuban and Spanish governments
By Political Prisoner Jorge Luis García Pérez "Antúnez"
05/30 | Cuban Youth Movement for Democracy Joins Young Venezuelan Students in Solidarity
By Nestor Rodríguez Lobaina
05/30 | Activists and political prisoners pay homage to Pedro Luís Boitel
By Political Prisoner Jorge Luis García Pérez "Antúnez"
05/23 | Anniversary of Injustice
By Julio Romero Muñoz
05/22 | Political prisoners commemorate May 20th in the Kilo 8 Prison and are brutally repressed
By Juan Carlos Herrera Acosta
04/08 | Cuban opposition members sign friendship agreement
By Oscar Sánchez Madán
03/27 | Ladies in White Address the UN Human Rights Council
By Laura Inés Pollán Toledo
03/19 | Cuba’s “Black Spring” commemorated in Camagüey and Villa Clara
By Roger Rubio and Alaín Ramón Gómez Ramos
03/13 | Hunger Striking Prisoners Recall Echeverria’s Fight for Democracy
By Jose Daniel Ferrer Garcia
03/05 | State of emergency in Santiago de Cuba
By Tania de la Torre
02/27 | Activists tried after two years of detention for rending tribute to victims of tugboat massacre
By Roberto Santana Rodriguez
02/20 | From the daughter of Cuban political prisoner, Ramón Velásquez Toranzo, leader of the March for Dignity
By Rufina Velázquez González
01/31 | Activist imprisoned for walking
By Marylín Díaz Fernández
(EFE/Alejandro Ernesto) The distribution of pro-democratic materials on the streets by opposition has increased throughout Cuba. In this picture, a member of the Cuban Pro Human Rights Movement passes out copies of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights on April 15, 2004 by the Cuban Capitol building. 01/31 | Activists distribute pro-democratic information
By Oscar Sánchez Madán
01/10 | March for human rights continues
By Marylín Díaz Fernández
01/09 | The Eastern Democratic Alliance celebrates Three Kings Day by giving toys to children
By Liannis Meriño Aguilera & Yosvani A. Hernández
01/08 | Cuban Citizens Force Way onto Commuter Train
By Yoel Espinosa Medrano
12/28 | Independent journalist marches from Santiago de Cuba to Havana demanding justice
By Marylín Díaz Fernández


» Human Rights

Juan Carlos Gonzalez Leiva Speech at the UN Human Rights Council
By Juan Carlos González Leiva
John Suarez' speech at UN Human Rights Coucil in Geneva
By John Suarez
Testimony of Cuban activist of human rights Damaris Moya at Geneva
By Directorio Democrático Cubano
VIDEO: Concluding remarks by John Suarez at 2013 Geneva Summit for Human Rights
By Directorio Democrático Cubano
Rosa Maria Paya and former Cuban political prisoner Regis Iglesias at the Geneva Summit. Daughter of Oswaldo Paya demands international inquiry into his death
By Directorio Democrático Cubano
John Suarez, Directorio's International Relations Secretary at the 5th Geneva Annual Summit for Human Rights and Democracy. John Suarez’s Closing Remarks of the 5th Annual Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy
By John Suarez
Latin American consensus reached in Geneva on Cuba vote
By Cuban Democratic Directorate
PUBLIC LETTER TO FELIPE PEREZ ROQUE
By Political prisoner Angel Moya Acosta
Jannet Rivero speeks before the UN human rights commision Speech Given Before the UN Human Rights Commission During its 60th Session in Geneva by Cuban Democratic Directorate Executive Board Member Jannet Rivero De Toro
By Cuban Democratic Directorate


» Media Coverage

Cuba to try anti-Castro punk rocker Gorki Aguila
By Frances Robles
MIAMI HERALD: Cuban jailers unstitch hunger-striker's mouth
By Frances Robles
Cuban Youth Build Democracy
By Luciana Grosu
Directorio Strikes Back
By Frances Robles
Onward Christian Cubans
By Mary Anastasia O'Grady
Jorge Luis Garcia Perez Cuban former political prisoner Jorge Luis García Perez Antúnez: I felt death was very close several times
By ERIKA LÜTERS GAMBOA
Experts: New Cuban leadership will have to offer results
By - -
El Salvador President: No Relations with Undemocratic Cuba
By EFE -
Despite embargo, U.S. is Cuba's main food supplier
By Weissert Will
Youth with Unfathomable Courage
By Jay Nordlinger
María Werlau, executive director of the Cuban Archive, answers questions from a reporter at the press conference held in Madrid on March 6th. Cuban Archive that documents crimes committed by the Cuban dictatorship is presented in Madrid
By - -
Carlos Alberto Montaner Montaner awarded prize and the Castro regime reacts
By EFE -
Che, Cuba and Christmas
By Mary Anastasia O'Grady
Acts of civil protest on the rise in Cuba, report says
By Frances Robles
Complete disorder in Cuban workplace
By - -
Former presidents: Cuba does not comply with agreements
By EFE -
Cuban dissident criticizes Castro’s regime at the UN Human Rights Council
By EFE -
Crowd heeds dissidents' cry
By Laura Morales

Even young Cubans concerned about dissidents
By Guillermo I. Martinez Sun Sentinel

More tourists won’t change Cuba
By The Miami Herald By James Cason

Oppenheimer: U.S. media’s view of Cuba is marred by frivolity
By The Miami Herald

The Obama Administration’s Cuba Engagement Policy and Rising Repression
By John Suarez Cuban Democratic Directorate

As a Cuban exile, I feel betrayed by President Obama
By Carlos Eire The Washington Post

It Is Not the Embargo**
By Jose Azel -ICCAS

Cuba has failed to expand freedom
By James C. Cason

Cuba Sells Tombs
By Danny I. Pedreira

Cuban woman mutilated in deadly machete attack holds State Security responsible
By Notes from the Cuban Exile Quarter

Cuban Dissident to Congressional Black Caucus: Stop Helping the Dictatorship
By The Daily Signal

Light at Noon
By Jay Nordlinger

Cuba’s changes are no more than window-dressing
By The Washington Post

Former Cuban political prisoner Mario Pérez Aguilera and International Secretary for the Cuban Democratic Directorate John Suarez attended a gathering of young activists titled “From Cape to Cairo: The Role of Youth in Democratic Transition” in mid-Februa
By John Suarez

Setting record straight on a program to help Cuba Read more here:
By Orlando Gutiérrez Boronat

I CHOOSE DEMOCRACY: THE NEED FOR DEMOCRATIC CHANGE IN CUBA
By Sylvia Iriondo

Zapata Lives! The truth about the life and death of Orlando Zapata Tamayo, Cuban prisoner of conscience, murdered by the Raúl Castro regime
By Reina Luisa Tamayo Danger

MIAMI HERALD More Cuban political prisoners put their lives on the line
By Frances Robles

WSJ: Fearsome Ladies- The Women who Scare Castro
By Cuban Democratic Directorate

The Siglers: A Family of Patriots
By Orlando Gutiérrez Boronat

CUBA IN THE OAS: Attack on democratic principles
By Orlando Gutiérrez Boronat

Miami Herald: Don't readmit Cuba, Miami exiles to urge OAS
By Frances Robles

Cuba: No progress? No relief
By Ray Walser

Labor Organization Slams Castro Regime Cancelation of Visit by Canadian Official
By Cuban Democratic Directorate

Human Rights Foundation Asks OAS to Cease Promoting Violations of the Democratic Charter
By The Human Rights Foundation

Why do the members of Congress rushing to befriend the Castros ignore the island's pro-democracy movement?
By Washington Post

U.S. tourists unlikely to bring democracy to Cuba
By Andres Oppenheimer

No Space for Dissent: Raúl Castro's answer to the Women in White.
By Washington Post

Speech by Javier de Céspedes, President of the Cuban Democratic Directorate, to ODCA in Miami on January 25, 2008
By Javier De Cespedes

After Raul, qué?
By José Azel

Reflections on the Situation in Tibet
By John Suarez

Why travel to Cuba must be regulated
By Mauricio Claver-Carone

JOSE BASULTO’S RESPONSE TO THE DOCUMENTARY SHOOT DOWN
By José Basulto

Cuba Is Expanding Its Overseas Spy Network, Top Intelligence Expert Says
By Carmen Gentile - FOX News

CUBA: For peaceful regime change
By Dr. János Kóka

Liberal leader repudiates Cuban interference in a Costa Rican referendum about the TLC
By Directorio Democrático Cubano

Encounter at a distance
By Janisset Rivero

Antúnez still imprisoned after 17 years
By Diputado Jaime Mario Trobo

Dissidents assure there is no opening in Cuba, instead there is a renewed repressive strategy
By Maite Rico

The slow death of Valdés Tamayo
By Tania Quintero

To choose freedom
By Gina Montaner

Non-cooperation: response to Cubans on the island
By Janisset Rivero

Global dissident support group created
By Pablo Alfonso

Raúl Rivero dreams of radical and unequivocal, yet gradual and non-violent change, headed by the Ladies in White
By Europa Press

Directorio’s Presentation in Norway
By John Suarez

NON-COOPERATION OF CUBAN WORKERS
By Orlando Gutiérrez Boronat

The Havana Adjustment Law
By Jorge Luis Ramón Castillo

Why does no one speak the truth of the Cuban Revolution?
By José Luis Guerrero

The Moral High Ground vs. The Violent Mob
By John Suarez

Directorio President Speaks before European Parliament
By Javier De Cespedes

BRUSSELS DECLARATION
By The Participants in the EPP-ED and ALDE Study Day on Cuba

7 MYTHS ABOUT THE CUBAN PRO DEMOCRACY MOVEMENT
By Orlando Gutiérrez Boronat

Explosion of Lilies (Chronicle for March 8th)
By Manuel Vázquez Portal

JOINT COMMUNIQUÉ
By International Committee for Democracy in Cuba

Opening address at a conference of the International Committee for Democracy in Cuba
By Vaclav Havel

Closing words at a conference of the International Committee for Democracy in Cuba
By Vaclav Havel

Warning: access barred Internet in Cuba
By Claudia Márquez Linares

Democracies must press for immediate release of political prisoners held by Cuban regime
By Financial Times

A Web of Indoctrination Catches Cuba's Students
By Claudia Márquez Linares

Pacific Rim democracies hold meeting in Taipei
By Taiwan Journal

Forging Cuba's civic movement
By Orlando Gutiérrez Boronat

Checkmating Castro: Cuba’s Dissidents and the EU
By John Suarez

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