The world’s peoples can always count on Cuba to be present for just causes

Party First Secretary and President of the Republic Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez yesterday conversed with Latin American intellectual Atilio Boró in a radio interview, discussing Cuba’s creative resistance in the face of continuing U.S. attacks and imperialist threats around the world

Granma | April 25, 2022

Artwork by Ernesto Rancaño 

“We are not going to surrender, we are going to continue resisting, but with the concept of creative resistance, which is precisely the way in which we have faced COVID-19, that is, we resist, but with talent, effort and intelligence, we also grow; as we resist, we are capable of advancing.”

This observation was among those shared by Communist Party First Secretary and President of the Republic Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, in an interview with Latin American intellectual Atilio Borón, for the Argentine radio stations Madres de la Plaza de Mayo and the Universidad Nacional de Avellaneda, also broadcast on several community radio stations in Venezuela, Argentina, Ecuador and elsewhere.

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The university must be a center for critical thought

Argentine political scientist Atilio Borón reflected on inclusive development and the innovative role of the university in Havana

Granma | 25 February, 2016 

Atilio Borón participated in the International Congress University 2016, in Havana. Photo: Jorge Luis González

When Albert Einstein elaborated his theory of relativity, he was not at a university. He was an official at the patent office in Geneva. What would have happened if the German scientific genius had had to contend with the conservative thinking of the academic institutions of the time?Read More »