Heroes of Our Time

By Fidel Castro Ruz There is much to say about the difficult times humanity is experiencing. Today, however, is a day of special interest for us and perhaps for many other people. Throughout our short revolutionary history, since the insidious coup, carried out by the empire on March 10, 1952 against our small county, we…

Angola Celebrates its Freedom

Second in economic growth among African countries commemorates 38th anniversary of its independence By Claudia Fonseca Sosa Luanda, the Angolan capital, is one of the most visited cities on the African continent. On November 11, 1975, President Antonio Agostinho Neto proclaimed before Africa and the world the birth of the People’s Republic of Angola (now…

Action that began the Angola People’s Struggle

Alicia Céspedes Carrillo FEBRUARY 4, 1961 marked the beginning of the armed struggle of the Angolan people against Portuguese colonialism. After World War II, with the aftermath of destruction and social uncertainty in Europe and around the world, progressive decolonization was a fact and this reality was embodied in the Charter of the United Nations.…