Elio Delgado-Legon’s Diary


Cuba’s Counter-Revolution Takes on Many Forms

September 26, 2017 | No Comments »

There has never been a revolution in the world that hasn’t had to take on the counter-revolution. The Cuban Revolution isn’t an exception. However, today the counter-revolution doesn’t have the same violent character it used to…




Altruism and the Cuban Revolution

September 22, 2017 | 4 comments

The historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro Ruz, left his Concept of Revolution, which was first declared in May 2000, as his legacy to current and future generations of Cubans…




How I See Cuba after Hurricane Irma

September 15, 2017 | 6 comments

Hurricane Irma is already history and many stories could be written about destruction and devastation However, the Cuban people’s characteristic solidarity came swiftly and was manifested in many different ways…




Climate Change: a Scientific Reality

August 27, 2017 | 18 comments

If any subject in the world were to be looked at through a single lens, the scientific lens, putting political ideologies and Capitalism’s economic beliefs aside, this would be the subject of climate change.




More than 40 months of drought in Cuba

August 5, 2017 | 23 comments

Today, after more than 40 months of drought, during which it has rained a lot less than it normally does, Cuba’s dams store 40% of their total capacity, and that’s why even using the most efficient irrigation methods and limited use, farming activity continues at acceptable levels.




Pinar del Rio: from Cinderella to a Princess

July 28, 2017 | 6 comments

Why was the July 26th event celebrated in Pinar del Rio this year? Let’s take a little look at its history. Before 1959, the province of Pinar del Rio was considered the “Cinderella” of Cuba, as it received very little or no attention from governments…




Speculation about Cuba’s Future

July 19, 2017 | 10 comments

Pro-capitalist speculation and instructions from “saviors” of the Revolution are appearing in the pro-capitalist media on a regular basis. These “saviors” are proposing on changing, very gently, the current system of government in a transition period where capitalism will slowly be reinstated…




The Future of the Peoples of the Americas Futures Is in Danger

July 5, 2017 | 17 comments

In recent years, a bright future could finally be seen on the horizon for people in the Americas, with leftist governments coming into power in some countries and truly revolutionary ones in others, however….




Cuba’s Detractors: Lies Always Humiliate the Liars

June 26, 2017 | 25 comments

Lies, slander, half-truths and biased interpretations of reality, have been journalism’s keynote in the media to serve the oligarchies and the most backward ideas of contemporary thought in their obsession to attack Cuba.




Back to the Cold War

June 19, 2017 | 34 comments

The US president gave a speech in Miami on Friday June 16, in which he spoke about Cuba, without knowing Cuba, just to please this select audience and to get votes in Congress from the reactionary congressmen with Cuban roots, who don’t know Cuba either.