Book Review: What Lies Across the Water: The Real Story of the Cuban 5

http://mltoday.com/article/1777-stephen-kimber-what-lies-across-the-water-the-real-story-of-the-cuban-5/28 Stephen Kimber, “What Lies Across the Water: The Real Story of the Cuban 5    Stephen Kimber has written a book about the Cuban 5 that catches you like a detective story. The book also presents previously unknown information about the case, even for those campaigning for their freedom.  The Cuban 5 are political … Continue reading Book Review: What Lies Across the Water: The Real Story of the Cuban 5

Book Review: Cuba and its Neighbours: Democracy in Motion

https://mronline.org/2013/10/18/smith181013-html/ http://www.torontoforumoncuba.com/international/what-does-democracy-look-like Cuba and its Neighbours: Democracy in Motion  By Arnold August Co-Published by Fernwood Publishing (Halifax and Winnipeg, Canada) and ZED Books (London, New York) 2013   For full information: http://www.democracycuba.com    Arnold August has written an important book on the developing participatory democracy and peoples’ empowerment in those ALBA countries that form the … Continue reading Book Review: Cuba and its Neighbours: Democracy in Motion

Political Prisoners in the United States

Leonard Peltier, an activist in the American Indian Movement, whose goal was to organize the native American communities to stand up for their rights. In a Cointelpro style operation, he was sentenced to life for murdering two FBI agents on the basis of fabricated and suppressed evidence. Evidence exonerating Peltier was withheld by the FBI. … Continue reading Political Prisoners in the United States