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Protest outside the Convention Centre in Los Angeles, 9 June 2022, (Photo: Twitter/ @PeoplesSummit22)

Summit of the Americas: No to the Monroe Doctrine

News from Cuba | Tuesday, 19 July 2022

Biden’s isolation at this year’s conference demonstrates how out of touch with the region US policy is says Dr Francisco Dominguez “As president, I will promptly reverse the failed Trump policies that have inflicted harm on the Cuban people and done nothing to advance democracy and human rights.” Joe Biden’s election ... read more

Education appeal advances

Campaign News | Sunday, 17 July 2022

An update on Viva La Educación fundraising Thank you to everyone who has donated to the Viva La Educación appeal since its launch in February. Almost £40,000 has already been raised to send essential classroom and teaching materials to Cuban schools. Individuals, trade unions, local CSC groups and others from across Britain ... read more

Inspired by May Day’s celebration of workers

Campaign News | Thursday, 14 July 2022

Thirty-one young trade unionists from Britain and Ireland joined 140 activists from around the world in Cuba this spring on the first May Day Brigade for three years The young members representing unions Unite, UNISON, CWU, ASLEF, RMT, TSSA and USDAW were part of CSC’s 15th annual Young Trade Unionists’ May ... read more

Cuba has “the friends we deserve”

Campaign News | Friday, 1 July 2022

In June Her Excellency Bárbara Montalvo Álvarez, the Cuban Ambassador, hosted her first ‘Friends of Cuba’ reception at her residence in London to thank regular donors for their support for Cuba and the Cuba Solidarity Campaign. In addition to invited ‘Friends of Cuba,’ special guests included MPs Navendu Mishra, Rachel ... read more