HOMESCHOOLING MOTHER RELEASED FROM PRISON (English / Español)

Days After Cuba Closes Schools, Mother Serves Out Sentence for Homeschooling Today, March 27, 2020, Ayda Expósito Leyva, a Guantánamo pastor, wife of Pastor Ramón Rigal Rodríguez, and mother of two, was released from a yearlong prison sentence for having home-schooled her children. Her husband remains in prison until 2021. GLA is fighting against Cuba's … Continue reading HOMESCHOOLING MOTHER RELEASED FROM PRISON (English / Español)

U.S. COMMISSION NAMES CUBA AS TIER 2 RELIGIOUS FREEDOM ABUSER / CUBA NOMBRADA COMO VIOLADORA NIVEL 2 DE LIBERTAD RELIGIOSA

Caridad Diego, Head of Cuba's Office of Religious Affairs (religion police) since 1992. ... Jefa de la Oficina de Asuntos Religiosos, o policía de las religiones, desde 1992. (fuente: EcuRed) On March 10, the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) named Cuba as a Tier 2 violator of religious freedoms in its 2019 Annual … Continue reading U.S. COMMISSION NAMES CUBA AS TIER 2 RELIGIOUS FREEDOM ABUSER / CUBA NOMBRADA COMO VIOLADORA NIVEL 2 DE LIBERTAD RELIGIOSA

Cuba’s Religious Police Continues Harassing and Intimidating the Association of Free Yorubas of Cuba

GLA Urges the United States to Impose Economic Sanctions on the Office of Religious Affairs (Washington, D.C.) On February 24, under the color of law, Cuban security services harassed Ms. Eliaisys Almeida Pavón, Head of Public Relations of the Association of Free Yorubas of Cuba (Asociación de Yorubas Libres de Cuba, or “Free Yorubas”), for … Continue reading Cuba’s Religious Police Continues Harassing and Intimidating the Association of Free Yorubas of Cuba

The Global Liberty Alliance Defends Jewish Family in Cuba from the Regime’s Anti-Semitic Attacks

The Cuban regime is one of the worst offenders of religious liberty in the Western Hemisphere. Two months ago, the Global Liberty Alliance (GLA) received disturbing reports about a series of anti-Semitic attacks against a Sephardic Jewish family in Camagüey, Cuba. After Havana, Camagüey is Cuba's third-largest city and is located in the central part … Continue reading The Global Liberty Alliance Defends Jewish Family in Cuba from the Regime’s Anti-Semitic Attacks

Subcommittee Hearing: Deplorable Human Rights Violations in Cuba and Venezuela

On November 6, 2015, the House Committee on Foreign Affairs held a Subcommittee Hearing titled: Deplorable Human Rights Violations in Cuba and Venezuela led by South Carolina Representative Jeff Duncan. Testimony was heard from two panels, with Panel 1 containing witnesses on Cuba and Panel II made of witnesses on Venezuela. Below is a summary … Continue reading Subcommittee Hearing: Deplorable Human Rights Violations in Cuba and Venezuela