Today, October 19th, but from 1919, Francisco González Cueto was born in the old neighborhood of Pueblo Nuevo, in Havana, known by family and friends as Paquito; He was the youngest of six brothers. So that Paquito could study his mother, he works in a shoe store or in a cigar factory, facing daily the… Continue Reading »
Julio Antonio Mella
The first Communist Party of Cuba was founded on August 16th , 1925 by Julio Antonio Mella and Carlos Baliño, together with a group of revolutionaries. The Congress is constituted in an old house of the Calzada street, in Havana Vedado , today Hubert de Blanck Hall. Enrique Flores, member of the Communist Party of… Continue Reading »
The work of the revolutionary who, in the words of Commander in Chief Fidel Castro, did more in less time is such a strong example of integrity that even with death his enemies could not silence him. Nicanor Mac Partland is the young man who, like José Martí, as well as being the first Cuban of his family, gave his life to liberate the peoples and especially their homeland from the imperialist dominion.
Children and adolescents from Matanzas territory are ready to develop this September 29th the Pioneers elections; exercise of democracy that each course star in hundreds of thousands of Cuban schoolchildren from fourth to ninth grades.
The legendary sugar warehouses, whose production boosted the economic development of Matanzas in the nineteenth century are unfold on the banks of the San Juan River. Today, in the heart of the area where the chimes drum and the singing of the orishas stimulated part of the culture of the city, the Alley of Traditions is located. There is ongoing the Villanueva Building Restoration, which is going be an institution projected to connect art and family.
In August 1925 arrived first in Cardenas port, and in the Matanzas port later, the first ship that carried high in the mast the waving flag of the country where the first socialist revolution in the world triumphed.
This March 13th we celebrate the 57th anniversary of the Assault on the Presidential Palace , which was the burrow of the dictator Fulgencio Batista, and with the usual revolutionary fervor we remember the heroism of the young people who participated in the reckless action and those who blew themselves for the freedom of his country then sore.
He was Major General Pedro Betancourt who called Eusebio Hernández Pérez as “a kind of peasant perfectly polite ” and not qualified for fun. Adorned with the characteristics of our peasantry reached the degree of Doctor of Medical Sciences.