Elio Delgado-Legon’s Diary

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.

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 | 26 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.