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Casa de las Americas of NYC Declaration on Recent Events in Cuba

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Casa de las Americas of NYC Declaration on Recent Events in Cuba

Casa de las Americas of NYC (Casa) expresses its support for the Cuban people, its President Miguel Diaz-Canel and their glorious Revolution. There is no doubt about the courage, heroism, and willingness of the people of Cuba to defend their principles and values.
We repúdiate any subversive intervention by the United States and its allies, on Cuba. We are convinced that the multiple attacks and threats of the United States against Cuba’s sovereignty will be defeated as it has always been. We demand that Cuba’s sovereignty be respected.

The members of Casa will always be at the forefront of Cuba’s defense and it’s Revolution.

Long live Socialist Cuba! Cuba will overcome all adversity!

Jaime Mendieta, President
Nancy Cabrero, Vice President
Gilbert Villa, Second President
Franklin Flores, Secretary of Organization

Declaración de Casa de las Americas de NYC sobre los recientes acontecimientos acaecidos en Cuba

Casa de las Americas de Nueva York (Casa) expresa su más sincero respaldo al pueblo Cubano, a su presidente Miguel Díaz-Canel y a su gloriosa revolución. No hay dudas de la valentía, el coraje, y el heroísmo del pueblo cubano en defender sus principios y valores.

Repudiamos toda intervención subversiva de parte de Estados Unidos y sus aliados contra Cuba. Estamos convencidos de que las múltiples agresiones y amenazas de los Estados Unidos contra la soberanía de Cuba serán vencidas como ha sido siempre. Exigimos que la soberanía de Cuba se respete.

Los miembros de Casa hemos de estar siempre al frente en la defensa de Cuba y su revolución.

Viva Cuba Socialista! Venceremos!

Jaime Mendieta, Presidente
Nancy Cabrero, Vice-Presidenta
Gilberto Villa, segundo Vice-Presidente
Franklin Flores, Secretario de Organización

60 Years Ago Until Today!

Speakers

Pedro Luis Pedroso Cuesta, Cuban Ambassador to the United Nations
Josefina Vidal, Cuban Ambassador to Canada
Lianys Torres Rivera, Cuban Ambassador to the United States
Peter Kornbluh, Senior Analyst and Director of Cuba and Chile Documentation Projects, National Security Archive. He is the author/editor of Bay of Pigs Declassified: The Secret CIA Report on the Invasion of Cuba (The New Press, 1998). His most recent book is Back Channel to Cuba: The Hidden History of Negotiations between Washington and Havana (UNC Press, 2014).
Mary-Alice Waters, President, Pathfinder Press, editor, Playa Girón
Catherine Murphy, Founder, and Director of The Literacy Project. Her documentary Maestra explores the 1961 Cuban Literacy Campaign through the eyes of the youngest women teachers

Co-Chairs