2017: ‘Muy malo’ for Cuba
By Silvio Canto, Jr.
December 29, 2016
For 10 years, Raúl has benefited a lot from having Fidel around. Fidel
always showed up at the big celebrations or wrote a column.
Forget that. It won’t… Continue reading
‘Feliciadades’: The Word the Taunts the Official Sobriety
14ymedio, Havana, 24 December 2016 — Few details reveal that it is
Christmastime for Cubans. The austerity imposed this year-end, promoted
from the Government due the recent death of former President Fidel… Continue reading
Gilberto ‘Papito’ Valladares, Barber (b. 1969) / 14ymedio
At 16, Gilberto Valladares, known as Papito, began to work in
hairdressing, self-taught. At the beginning of the nineties he worked as
a hairdresser in the Habana Libre Hotel, but with the… Continue reading