From Where Does Chavismo Get its Strength?

Marco Teruggi Translated by Tortilla Con Sal Many analysts, both Right and Left, agreed before these elections that Chavismo would not be up to the battle. They argued the historic movement would be a pale shadow of what it used to be, able to throw a few weak punches in a losing battle before getting…

Cuba Publishes Annual Report on Blockade Damages

Cuba Solidarity Campaign Via Tortilla Con Sal Cuba’s 2017 report states that the US blockade has cost the Cuban economy over $822 billion in damages since its introduction in the 1960s Download a copy of the report here Almost 60 years after its implementation, the United States blockade policy against the Cuban people is intensifying,…

The New Bolivia Continues to Advance with Evo Morales

Over a decade ago, when the government of Evo Morales took office in Bolivia, only 40,000 Bolivians received gas at home. Today, 3.5 million have access to the service where they live. Joaquín Rivery Tur | rivery@granma.cu Over a decade ago, when the government of Evo Morales took office in Bolivia, only 40,000 Bolivians received…

Fidel Belongs to the World

The legacy of Fidel and the Revolution he built, his wisdom and example, were the focus of a panel dedicated to him in Sochi’s Main Media Center, as part of the 19th World Festival of Youth and Students. Lissy Rodríguez Guerrero | informacion@granma.cu Colloquium on Fidel at the 19th World Festival of Youth and Students….

Colombia: Peace is Progressing, Despite all Difficulties

Orsola | @orsola23, FARC-EP I think the Peace Agreement signed in Havana with the Government is not just a good Agreement rooted on the existing situation and realities, it is also a correct political decision taken by our organization. The Agreement reflects a reality forgotten by many when it comes to make a collective or…