Cubans hold biggestanti-government protests in decades

By Roberta PardoOn Sunday (July 11), thousands of Cubans took to the streets to protest a lack of food and medicine as Cuba undergoes a severe economic crisis aggravated by the COVID-19 pandemic and U.S. sanctions.Chanting “freedom” and calling for President Miguel Diaz-Canel to step down, the Cubans joined in street protests from Havana to […]

Pecina shares son’s story to raise awareness about suicide

By Angie Baldelomar Uziel Melgoza Pecina Jr. was a smart kid.And he was always busy, whether as an Eagle Scout or as a specialized soldier in combat engineering for the Army Reserve.“He was so confident,” his mother, Adriana Pecina, said. “He was very talented and he was good-looking and he was a great dancer and […]