Although discrimination on the grounds of sexual orientation is illegal, the reality is different.
Nearly 100 people from the impoverished neighbourhood were detained in connection with the July 2021 protests.
Security forces detain prominent opposition figures as peaceful demonstrators are dispersed.
Despite a devastating economic crisis, the country is set on becoming the first in the region to develop its own jab.
Despite official insistence that Cuba’s famous health care system is coping, Covid-19 pressures have left many citizens without treatment.
The regime cannot counter the immediacy of radical but peaceful collective disobedience.
The currency was supposed to solve the regime’s economic woes. It failed; and no one will miss it.
A whole generation of fledgling entrepreneurs have been trapped by uncertainty.
With scarce resources dedicated to exports, people are risking their lives on illegal moonshine.
Misinformation on both sides fed the struggle over dollar transfers – and it has been ordinary Cubans who suffer.