The annual Reporters Without Borders Press Freedom Index is out, and Cuba continues to have the least freedom of the press in our part of the globe. No other country in the Americas even comes close to Cuba's lowly ranking. Meanwhile, the United States fell 27 places in the rankings in a worrisom ... More >>
One opposition paper reacted to the ban with a front-page "Censored" photo.Last year, more than 16,000 Venezuelans were felled by bullets, bombs, knives and other violent instruments of crime -- but don't look for their grisly death photos on the front pages in Caracas. A Venezuelan court yesterd ... More >>
Patricia Poleo, a Venezuelan journalist and political activist, is accused of murder. She's in exile in Miami.
With Fidel on his death bed, journalist Carlos Otero is more critical than ever
Tenacious Cuban journalists Olance Nogueras and Lazaro Lazo were strangers in their homeland. Now they are strangers in ours.
The latest dispatch from independent journalists in Cuba: Castro is cracking down
Impoverished and imperiled, Cuba's independent journalists stubbornly cling to the notion of a free press