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The work of Martí in a children’s musical-theater project in Florida

Florida, May 26.- The universal vision and high human sensitivity of the Apostle José Martí also shine in the field of culture, and are a source of inspiration to work for a better world through art. This is how the Floridian instructor appreciates it, Arturo Nazco Labrada, a young man from the municipality of Florida who is nourished by Marti’s work to conduct his musical-theatrical children’s project “Little Son”.

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The memory of José Martí present in Floridian children

Florida, May 19.- Floridian children reflect the legacy of José Martí, a historical personality who, due to his merits as a tireless revolutionary and fervent defender of the country that saw him born, earned the title of National Hero.

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When Martí became immortal

The story goes that on that fateful day, May 19, 1895, Martí held no other objective than that of independence, expressing the beautiful premonition of his sacrifice for Cuba, written with great lyricism, writing: “My verse will grow under the grass and I will also grow.”

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Xiomara González Fandiño: Martí’s ideology, source of civic and moral values (+Audio)

Florida, Jan 29.- Regarding the celebration of the 169th anniversary of the birth of the Cuban National Hero José Martí, the journalist Marisol León Álvarez spoke with the Bachelor of Primary Education Xiomara González Fandiño, a teacher at the Enrique José varona school in Florida, about how he uses Marti’s ideology to promote values in his students. Details in the next report.

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Landing of Martí and Gómez at Playita de Cajobabo commemorated

Landing of Martí and Gómez at Playita de Cajobabo commemorated

Landing of Martí and Gómez at Playita de Cajobabo commemorated

Guantanamo, Apr 12 – The 122nd anniversary of José Martí and Máximo Gómez’s landing at Playita de Cajobabo, to join the Necessary War, was commemorated with a cultural and political act held at the monument dedicated to the historic event, which occurred on April 11, 1895.
The hazardous landing was reenacted by young people from the municipality of Imías, where Playita de Cajobabo is located.

Also commemorated was the 22nd anniversary of the tribute paid by Comandante en Jefe Fidel Castro to José Martí and other patriots at Playita de Cajobabo, 100 years after the expedition landed in Cuba.

The act was presided by Denny Legrá Azahares, a member of the Communist Party of Cuba Central Committee and first Party secretary for the municipality of Imías; Emilio Matos Mosqueda, vice president of the Provincial Assembly of People’s Power; and Zenia Lores Méndez, president of the Municipal Assembly of People’s Power.

Meanwhile, eight youths were also presented with their Young Communist League (UJC) membership cards by Legrá Azahares and Aliannis Rodríguez Cobas, a member of the UJC municipal bureau.

The tribute also saw the placing of a floral wreath at the foot of the monument honoring Cuba’s independence heroes, as well as performances by trova musician Josué Oliva and actor Eldis Cuba.

We, the people of Guantanamo, reaffirm our commitment to continue honoring the flag raised by Comandante en Jefe Fidel Castro 22 years ago on these sands, stated Denny Legrá Azahares.(Granma)