Viewing Campaign News from November 2021

Activists rally to defend Cuban embassy

Campaign News | Monday, 15 November 2021

SCORES of solidarity activists rallied to defend the Cuban embassy in London today as rightwingers staged an anti-socialist protest. US-backed counter-revolutionaries called protests around the world for today and tomorrow, and a handful turned up at the embassy, at one point trying to rush it. But their way was barred by ... read more

British trade unions speak out against US interference and aggression

Campaign News | Monday, 15 November 2021

TUC statement 15 November 2021 Solidarity Statement with the Cuban CTC Trade Union (en ingles y español) On behalf of our 5.5 million members in the United Kingdom, the Trades Union Congress reaffirms our strong bonds of solidarity and friendship with the Cuban workers organised in the CTC. The UK trade union movement ... read more

Support the Cuban people? Then fight the blockade

Campaign News | Monday, 15 November 2021

CUBA solidarity activists outnumbered supporters of the US-backed global day of anti-socialist protests many times over outside the country’s London embassy today. As Cuba Solidarity Campaign director Rob Miller pointed out, this reflects the situation internationally and in Cuba itself, where protests over shortages in July were rapidly exploited by the ... read more

Cuba Solidarity Campaign statement against US intervention in Cuba

Campaign News | Thursday, 11 November 2021

The Cuba Solidarity Campaign condemns the actions of individuals, groups and governments that are attempting to destabilise Cuba by supporting, financing and co-ordinating protests around the world, and in Cuba itself, from 14-15 November. The US government has escalated its involvement with, and funding for, opposition groups both on and outside ... read more

Pro-government supporters on 11 July. This image was used by multiple news agencies who captioned it as representing anti-government supporters

What's going on in Cuba - alternative media archive

Campaign News | Wednesday, 10 November 2021

What the main stream media won’t tell you about recent US intervention in Cuba. We've compliled an archive of videos, podcasts and writing on what's happening in Cuba: the reasons behind the protests on 11 July and planned protests in November, US government funding and involvement, press and social media ... read more

Emergency protest against US aggression against Cuba

Campaign News | Monday, 8 November 2021

Sunday 14 November 1-2pmOutside the Cuban Embassy,167 High Holborn, London WC1 End US funding for intervention! End the US blockade! On Sunday 14 November the CSC groups will hold an emergency rally in London to protest against US intervention and attempts to destabilise Cuba. The protest will highlight the escalation of US ... read more

Former school teacher Pedro Castillo elected president in Peru

Latin America: The Road Ahead

Campaign News | Friday, 22 October 2021

Francisco Dominguez on why all internationalists should come to Latin America 2021 on 4 December “The peoples of the Americas are rising again, saying no to imperialism, saying no to fascism, saying no to intervention – and saying no to death.”Hugo Chávez The ‘credit crunch’ crisis of 2008 furnished the United States ... read more

Nobel Peace Prize winner announced

Campaign News | Friday, 8 October 2021

Despite an ambitious and far reaching international campaign for the Henry Reeve International Medical Brigade (HRIMB) to be awarded the 2021 Nobel Peace Prize, this year’s award went to journalists Maria Ressa (Philippines) and Dmitry Muratov (Russia) for” their efforts to safeguard freedom of expression, which is a precondition for ... read more

Solidarity at Labour Party Conference

Campaign News | Monday, 4 October 2021

After eighteen months and twenty online public meetings CSC was delighted to participate in and host our first face-to-face public meetings, since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, in September. At the Labour Party Conference in Brighton we were invited to speak at ‘The World Transformed’, the Young Labour rally, as ... read more

Abdala trials take place in Camaguey using crytotubes purchased with donations to CSC's COVID-19 Medical Appeal

British donors help Cuba’s COVID-19 vaccination programme

Campaign News | Wednesday, 15 September 2021

Recent photographs received from Cuba show how some of the £95,000 raised by supporters of CSC’s COVID-19 Medical Appeal is helping Cuba treat and vaccinate its people during the pandemic. The images are of health workers at a policlinic in Camagüey taking samples using crytotubes purchased with funds from the appeal. ... read more