Rio de Janeiro, February 17 (RHC)-- Yellow and green feathers radiating from his headdress, Davi Kopenawa strode onto the parade route with a mission in mind.  All around him, the city of Rio de Janeiro was pulsing with music and merry-making: It was February 12, and the world’s largest Carnival celebration was under way. But Kopenawa was not in town to party... More


Ramallah, February 14 (RHC)--Peppered with Israeli shrapnel and bullets, the occupied West Bank’s Freedom Theater has been nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize with Palestinians hoping that the iconic cultural haven still generates resistance through art from within the Jenin refugee camp.... More


New York, February 7 (RHC)-- The Palestinian Campaign for the Academic and Cultural Boycott of Israel (PACBI) and the Palestinian Journalists’ Syndicate call on the European Broadcasting Union (EBU) to ban Israel from the Eurovision Song Contest – the world’s biggest live music event – or face widespread boycotts. ... More


Los Angeles, February 5 (RHC)-- The Grammys were held Sunday night and several artists used the event to call for a ceasefire in Gaza. ... More


New York, February 5 (RHC)-- German music company BMG has decided to sever ties for good with musician Roger Waters, co-founder of legendary band Pink Floyd, Variety reported.  The radical decision came after a series of controversial statements by the British artist regarding Israel, Ukraine and the United States, which have brought him to the center of controversy.  This move would only be a precedent of the changes that are being implemented within the label.... More


New England Patriots’ 81-year-old owner Robert Kraft writes seven-digit checks to the right-wing Israeli lobbying machine AIPAC, but his personal, political, and financial ties to Israel run deeper than the occasional donation.... More


Havana, February 1 (RHC) -- Representatives from more than 40 countries confirmed their presence at the XIV International Congress on Higher Education University 2024: Higher Education of the Future: social transformation, quality, relevance and sustainability, which will take place from February 5 to 9 in Havana.... More


Santiago de Chile, January 31 (RHC)-- Chilean artist Javier Salinas led a peaceful protest at a Starbucks coffee shop in Santiago de Chile, ordering over $1,000 worth of coffee with the names of 300 children killed by Israeli forces in Gaza. ... More


Havana, Jan 23 (RHC) The vice president of the Portuguese Bartenders Association and European Bartender Judge, Miguel Duarte Bárbora, will advise Cuban gastronomic professionals.... More


Havana, Jan 23 (RHC) The Museum of Fine Arts of Cuba exhibits today in its Universal Art Building a valuable exhibition about Mexico with paintings, drawings and engravings belonging to its funds.... More


Park City, January 23 (RHC)-- In Park City, Utah, filmmakers and community members have organized vigils and protests to coincide with the Sundance Film Festival, which is celebrating its 40th edition this year.    An international coalition of filmmakers organized under the banner Film Workers for Palestine is calling for a Gaza ceasefire, an end to Israel’s occupation of Palestine, and an end to U.S. military support for Israel. ... More


Havana, Jan 15 (RHC) The Mexican press highlighted Monday that the prima ballerina and general director of the National Ballet of Cuba (BNC), Viengsay Valdés, once again dazzled with her virtuosity, this time in the framework of the Mérida Fest 2024.... More


Havana, Jan 15 (RHC) The heart of the New York theatre circuit is beating to the rhythm of Cuban son with a musical that celebrates the history of the emblematic band Buena Vista Social Club.... More


Havana, Jan 15 (RHC) The Villanueva Day for the 155th anniversary of Cuban theatre continues today in this capital with the show Clowncierto, by Teatro Tuyo, which is celebrating its 25th anniversary, a play directed by Ernesto Parra.... More


Havana, Jan 15 (RHC) The Cornell University Wind Symphony in the United States gave a special concert at the Sauto Theatre, a national monument in the province of Matanzas.... More


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