For Cuban dissidents, prison is the only destination

Juan Carlos Herrera Acosta arrives in Spain in August. (AFP)

Juan Carlos Herrera Acosta/CPJ Guest Blogger Babalu blog 1/18/2011

I was born beneath the yoke of a tyranny, now more than 50 years old, in which prison is the only destination for its deterrents. I first came across this destination in 1997, when […]

Cuban dissidents on hunger strike; Orlando Zapata Tamayo is dead

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A Patriot to Freedom By Val Prieto, on March 3, 2010, at 9:15 am “The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.” –Thomas Jefferson

Orlando Zapata Tamayo is more than a martyr for a just cause. He is, and shall forever be, […]