Birthday greetings for Ramón Labañino Salazar

Dear Ramon,

Maligayang bati!

Warm greetings on your 44th birthday! We hope this letter finds you on time, and in good health and spirit. On your day (June 9), we look in admiration to the many years you have dedicated for beloved Cuba and all proletariats of the world.

We are members of the Free the Cuban Five Committee of Amistad, a Philippines-Cuba friendship association. We have just closed a meeting this afternoon about our plans for the rest of the year. Let us just share with you some of our unities for the next few months: we shall hold a forum on the Cuban 5 in three popular universities in Metro Manila, launch a petition in support of the Cuban 5 addressed to Bush, and write to the UN Human Rights Commission. Continue reading