Elio Delgado-Legon’s Diary

Back to the Cold War

June 19, 2017 | 28 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.

Where is Our World Headed?

June 12, 2017 | 15 comments

For several decades now, scientists and other clear headed people have been warning about the consequences of climate change which is upon us, and the need to take measures to prevent global warming…

Mainstream Media Silence about Cuba

May 17, 2017 | 16 comments

The so-called Great Western Press, that is to say, the most influential in the United States and in other developed and not so developed capitalist countries, regularly echo news and articles that offer an absolutely distorted and lying image of Cuban reality.

In Cuba, This Was a Different May 1st

May 1, 2017 | 15 comments

In Cuba, the week before International Workers’ Day, events and marches were held in every Cuban municipality, where you could clearly see the people’s support for their Revolution and their rejection of the genocidal blockade of the United States…

Cuba’s Revolutionaries Will Never Let the Sword Fall

April 22, 2017 | 24 comments

The Cuban people have given many signs of their capacity to resist, in stages that were actually much more difficult than the current one, such as the so-called Special Period, when the country was almost completely paralyzed and no one considered abandoning the Revolution.

Is the US fighting or Supporting Terrorism?

April 10, 2017 | 22 comments

When the events of September 11, 2001, took place, the greatest and most criminal terrorist attack ever, destroying New York’s Twin Towers, the then US president George W. Bush declared war on terrorism…

The OAS Does it Again…

March 22, 2017 | No Comments »

Luis Almagro’s obsession against the government of Venezuela has revealed itself during the last few months and shouldn’t be a surprise to anyone. His meddling statements are nothing new in the history of the OAS.

Politics Is One Thing and Politicking Another

March 15, 2017 | 3 comments

Politics are an art form; politicking is a serious crime against the people of a nation. Politics are used to serve the people and to defend them; politicking is used to rob them, not only financially, but of their dreams and hopes too.

Who Does Cuba Have to Make Concessions to?

March 9, 2017 | 16 comments

I have just read a news item which has left me flabbergasted: US President Donald Trump believes that Cuba, “with everything we have given it”, has not made any “concessions” within the normalization of bilateral relations process…

More Memories of Santa Clara

February 28, 2017 | 1 Comment »

A few days ago, I was in Santa Clara again and I wanted to visit these two places, where I hadn’t returned after all those hard student-worker years when I couldn’t go to class more than a couple of times a week, because I didn’t earn enough to pay for the bus fare five times a week.