The United States, a country with a $20 trillion economy, is waging a full-scale economic war against an island whose economy equals half of one percent of that — Cuba. Here are six ways that this cruel blockade profoundly impacts the lives of the Cuban people.
Statement by Black Lives Matter in the US calling for the US government to end the embargo on Cuba.
The Socialist Campaign Group of MPs is calling for an end to the US blockade of Cuba and rejects the calls for foreign intervention into Cuba.
Now is the time to reciprocate Cuba’s huge solidarity and give it some genuine assistance. Some ways to contribute in Britain and North America.
The origin of the shortages, that there were protests about in Cuba, is the US blockade. However, the demonstrations in support of the revolution have been much larger.
President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez’s message following the street protests in Cuba on 11 July. The US is trying to provoke political unrest within Cuba. Working through small groups of counterrevolutionaries, the US is taking advantage of the scarcity of food, medicines and power supplies caused by its blockade of Cuba.