An open letter against censorship of anti-Castro Cuban film in New York

We call on public and private institutions that sponsor the Havana Film Festival of New York to withdraw financial support to projects that go against the free and inclusive spirit of the city of New York and the Constitution of the United States.

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La Censura de Castro Contamina Al Havana Film Festival de Nueva York

“Todo lo que toca a la tiranía, se tiraniza al instante.”

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Global Witness Report: Attacks, Discreditation and Trials Failed to Hide the Obvious

“It is ridiculous that high- and low-level government officials, politicians and businessmen, all ask for proof. Especially when doing a little observation they could find the remains of the crimes committed, but not the criminals who enjoy the cloak of impunity.”

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Will 2017 Be a Better Year for Turkey’s Media?

“I cannot pretend like it is all normal in Turkey where there are 146 journalists in jail. I speak out in silence!”

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Two Forgotten Spies: Bianca Tam and Antonio Riva

Two Italian spies in China. Two opposite fates.

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SW Daily

  • Raining Snakes and Frogs

    Ukraine’s National Council on Television and Radio Broadcasting (NRCT) banned Ukrainian distributors from broadcasting TV Dozhd (Rain) in Ukraine, asserting that the channel did not recognize Ukraine’s borders. In short, it shows The Crimean peninsula as a part of Russia. Is it enough for restrictions?

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  • Some Notes on Translation

    “By adding to, subtracting from, and reinterpreting the original, the translator implies that he knows better than the original text knows, that in effect his mind is superior to its mind.” -Clayton Eshleman

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