Archive for January, 2019

Havana Shaken

January 29, 2019

JSC: Jamaicans in Solidarity with Cuba

Source:  Granma
January 28 2019

A stormy night of strong wind and rain hits the capital city

havana shaken

Despite forecasts, a rapid change in the weather surprised many residents of the capital last night. In its last advisory yesterday, the Meteorological Institute stated, “This morning, in the southeastern Gulf of Mexico, an extra-tropical low developed, extending southeast from which is a cold front. Over the next few hours, ahead of this front, a line of thunderstorms could form, and as these systems move east, the western portion of the country will be affected, tonight and into the dawn hours.”

Cubans, accustomed to such advisories were not alarmed, not suspecting the magnitude of the events to come after 8:00pm.

Residents were shaken by the tempestuous roar of the wind, one gust after another, increasingly strong. Telephone calls began to spread the news: A tornado had hit Luyanó; there was a locally severe…

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The World Stands in Solidarity with the Venezuelan People

January 25, 2019

https://youthandeldersja.wordpress.com/2019/01/24/the-world-stands-in-solidarity-with-the-venezuelan-people/,

CHOMSKY: “ELLOS ENTENDIERON QUE ERA MÁS SENCILLO CREAR CONSUMIDORES QUE SOMETER A ESCLAVOS”

January 8, 2019

Cultura y resistencia

“Mientras la población general sea pasiva, apática y desviada hacia el consumismo o el odio de los vulnerables, los poderosos podrán hacer lo que quieran, y los que sobrevivan se quedarán a contemplar el resultado”.

por María Hidalgo

Noam Chomsky es filósofo, escritor, controvertido activista y uno de los lingüistas más brillantes y reconocidos de la actualidad. Su trabajo es estudiado en las universidades de todo el mundo, desde facultades de psicología hasta titulaciones lingüísticas, pasando por muchas otras disciplinas. En este post os explicaremos brevemente lo que él considera la estrategia más común en la manipulación mediática. Os dejamos una de sus últimas reflexiones sobre un tema que nos afecta a todos: la industria de la publicidad.

“La industria de las relaciones públicas, la industria de la publicidad es la que se dedica a la creación de consumidores. Este es un fenómeno que se desarrolló en los países más libres, en Gran Bretaña…

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After 60 years of struggle, we see a free, independent country, master of its own destiny

January 4, 2019

JSC: Jamaicans in Solidarity with Cuba

Source:  Granma
January 2 2018

Speech by Army General Raúl Castro Ruz, First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee, at the central act to commemorate the 60th anniversary of the triumph of the Revolution, in Santiago de Cuba, January 1st, 2019, “Year 61 of the Revolution”

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We gather today to celebrate the 60th anniversary of the revolutionary triumph of sixty 6January 1st, and we do so again in Santiago de Cuba, cradle of the Revolution, here in the Santa Ifigenia cemetery, where the immortal remains of many of the best children of the nation are venerated, very close to the tombs of the National Hero, of the Father and Mother of the Homeland, and of the Comandante en Jefe of the Cuban Revolution.

Heroic sacrifices of our people

raul 75.jpgI do not come here to speak in a personal capacity; I do so in the name of the heroic…

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