Viewing Campaign News from August 2021

MEETING: What's going on in Cuba?

Campaign News | Thursday, 29 July 2021

Economic warfare, covert funding and social media manipulation - what the mainstream media failed to report. Monday 9 August, 6.30pm Her Excellency Bárbara Montalvo Álvarez, Cuban ambassador to the UK Cristina Escobar, Cuban journalist with Radio Havana Ollie Vargas, Bolivian reporter with Kawsachun News Richard Burgon MP Grahame Morris MP, Chair of All Party Parliamentary Group ... read more

Unite condemns United States interference in the internal affairs of Cuba

Campaign News | Wednesday, 21 July 2021

Unite Press Release For immediate issue: Wednesday 21 July 2021 Unite, the UK’s leading union, which has long supported progressive causes in Latin America, has declared its belief that recent disturbances in Cuba have at their root cause the inhumane blockade imposed by the United States on Cuba and which adversely effects ... read more

Moncada Anniversary Cultural Celebration

Campaign News | Saturday, 17 July 2021

Marking the 68th anniversary of the Moncada attack with films, music and speakers A joint cultural celebration to mark the 68th anniversary of the attack on the Moncada Barracks, the event which gave birth to the 26th July Movement and the beginning of the armed struggle against the Batista dictatorship. ... read more

Comunicado de la Campaña de Solidaridad con Cuba sobre la situación actual - Español

Campaign News | Tuesday, 13 July 2021

Declaración de la Campaña de Solidaridad con Cuba sobre la situación actual en Cuba La Campaña de Solidaridad con Cuba insta al gobierno de Estados Unidos a suspender el bloqueo a Cuba para permitir la entrada de ayuda médica y humanitaria de emergencia al país con el fin de aliviar la ... read more

Cuba Solidarity Campaign statement on the current situation in Cuba

Campaign News | Monday, 12 July 2021

The Cuba Solidarity Campaign calls on the US government to suspend the blockade of Cuba to allow emergency medical and humanitarian aid into the country in order to ease the economic and health crisis the island is experiencing. The current emergency is a result of the ongoing US blockade, an additional ... read more

Breaking the Blockade 3: Reactions to the 2021 UN vote online meeting

Campaign News | Wednesday, 30 June 2021

Join us live from New York to discuss the results of the latest United Nations General Assembly vote with Ana Silvia Rodríguez, Cuba's Deputy Permanent Representative to the UN On 23 June 2021 the United Nations General Assembly voted for the 29th time on Cuba’s resolution calling for an end to ... read more

United States diplomat responds to British MP on US blockade policy

Campaign News | Wednesday, 30 June 2021

Yael Lempert, US Deputy Chief of Mission and Chargé d’Affaires to the United Kingdom, has responded on behalf of the US Government to a letter calling for a change in US Cuba policy from Grahame Morris MP for Easington and Chair of the All Party Parliamentary Group on Cuba. In May, ... read more

CSC activists protest against the US blockdade

Campaign News | Saturday, 19 June 2021

Cuba Solidarity Campaign activists took actions in London, Birmingham, Liverpool, Manchester, and Sheffield on 19-20 June as part of the World Caravan Against the US blockade of Cuba. The events were part of an international weekend of actions in advance of the United Nations General Assembly vote on the US blockade ... read more

London, Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Sheffield & Brighton actions

Campaign News | Friday, 18 June 2021

A special world day of action has been called ahead of the June 2021 United Nations vote on the US blockade. UK EVENTS: Saturday 19 June, 12-1pm, London Meet 11.50am for 12pm start at Embankment TubeWalk/cycle to Trafalgar Square via Parliament Square & Thames EmbankmentJoin the whole caravan or meet us along the ... read more

COVID-19 Medical Appeal Update on second shipment of aid

Campaign News | Thursday, 10 June 2021

In May, a further £16,500 was spent on equipment to help Cuba treat and vaccinate its people as part of the Cuba Solidarity Campaign’s COVID-19 Medical Appeal. Since launching the appeal in mid-April, over £35,000 has been raised by CSC members, affiliates and supporters to help the island’s health workers fight ... read more