Fascism: Castrismo, Chavismo, Madurismo

Some Cubans have been aware of the similarities between Italian fascism and the Cuban government, for decades already. They aren’t just pure coincidence. Venezuelans have also been under the same yoke for years, and have said so. A disaster that doesn’t recognize language or borders, is spreading without a solution in sight.

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Cuban Internet in Times of Totalitarianism

The Cuban government stresses that the regulations published in the Cuban Republic’s Official Gazette last Thursday “about the computerization of Cuban society”, is just a matter of “legal regulations that allow the implementation and legislation of the new computerization policy of Cuban society, which was already passed in 2017.”

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Democracy and Capitalism in Cuba

For decades, Cuban emigres in Miami have clung onto the belief that bringing freedom to Cuba means reestablishing a political system that is governed by market principles. That isn’t true. Capitalism and democracy aren’t synonyms. They might coincide, but they don’t have to.

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