Commentary

Events Have Proven Me Right

On Tuesday March 17th I wrote: “The Classic was organized by those who administer the exploitation of sports in the United States…” I immediately added: “The three best teams in the Classic and the Olympics, Japan, Korea and Cuba, were placed in the same group so that they might eliminate each other. Last time, they placed us in the Latin American group; this time in the Asian group.… | more |

Glory to the good!

Our delegation was received early this morning with the recognition and the honors it deserves. Esteban Lazo and Frederich Cepeda spoke. There was Raúl, who had made them standard-bearers during the ceremony at the Palace of the Revolution.… | more |

The moral importance of the Classic

At the beginning of the Revolution the Olympics were an event for amateurs. When the concepts of developed capitalism managed to penetrate the Olympic Games, athletic activity ceased being an issue of health and education, its objectives throughout history. The only country in the world where that character was preserved was Cuba which, over many […]… | more |

More news about the agonies of capitalism

Today I read the cables from March 11th. They were continuing to rain information about the international economic crisis.… | more |

The agonies of developed capitalism

Last Monday the 9th, like all the others, was a marvellous day in terms of the contradictions of developed capitalism in the midst of its incurable crisis.… | more |

Fair and constructive criticism

I am trying to follow the events of the Baseball Classic, thanks to our national television services.… | more |

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A meeting that was worth it

At the end of the Globalization and Development event, with the presences of more than 1,500 economists, outstanding scientific figures and representatives of international organizations meeting in Havana, I received a letter and a document from Atilio Boron, a Doctor of Political Science, senior professor of political and social theory, director of the Latin American Program for correspondence courses in the social sciences – PLED, as well as other important scientific and political responsibilities.… | more |

The Heights of the Ridiculous

Oh, I’m so scared! I just about died when I read the statements made by the U.D.I (Independent Democratic Union).… | more |

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