10 July, 2024

Human rights of people arbitrarily deprived of liberty for political reasons

Hearing at the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights Session Period #190 July 8, 2024 Human rights of people arbitrarily deprived of liberty for political reasons Rosa María Payá: We congratulate the commission on its 65th anniversary of safeguarding human rights and thank you for your sustained attention to the Cuban case. We begin with the video testimony of Carlos Michael Morales Rodríguez. He is Carlos Michael Morales Rodríguez, an independent journalist and promoter of Cuba Decide. Today he is on […]
18 March, 2024

The only way out of the crisis is to get rid of the dictatorship.

In the last few hours, hundreds of thousands of Cubans in more than 10 cities and towns across the country have peacefully taken to the streets demanding freedom and a change in the system. It is time for the world’s democracies to stand on the side of the Cuban people. The situation is critical; The regime has plunged the Cuban people into a deep humanitarian crisis, marked by hunger, systemic failures in practically all public services, from health to transportation […]
27 June, 2023

Achievements of the campaign in the month of June

Cuba Decides not to stop, just as well as not to stop the struggle of the Cuban people to achieve freedom and system change. In the last month the campaign has accumulated significant achievements in putting pressure on the Cuban regime, some of these achievements are the following: Together with the Secretary General of the #OAS (Luis Almagro), the US Ambassador to the OAS (Frank Mora) and Kerry Kennedy (daughter of Robert F. Kennedy), we present in Washington the verdict […]
1 March, 2023

Bipartisan group of representatives introduce a bill to rename the street of the Cuban embassy in honor of Oswaldo Payá

We are happy to announce that, on the anniversary of the birth of Oswaldo Payá, a bipartisan group of U.S. Representatives reintroduced the bill that renames the street where the embassy of the Cuban dictatorship is located as “Oswaldo Payá Way”. Below we reproduce the official communication from the office of Congressman Mario Díaz-Balart, who heads the group of sponsors of the project together with Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Carlos A. Gimenez, Nicole Malliotakis and Maria Elvira Salazar. March 1, 2023, […]
20 October, 2022


After decades of freedom-less lives under totalitarian rule, the Cuba Decide Plebiscite is a citizen-led initiative fundamentally asking the Cuban people a rational judgment question: Do you want to be free? “Yes” or “No.” Who can possibly object to such a question? The answer should enlighten us all. By José Azel l We take it for granted that all peoples aspire to be free, but the idea of individual freedoms is not universally accepted. Believers of totalitarian and authoritarian regimes […]
29 September, 2022

Support Cuba Decide because to get out of this crisis you have to get out of the dictatorship.

The seriousness of the events of the last 72 hours in Cuba is alarming. The regime invested the meager resources of a bankrupt state to carry out a mock national referendum that did not meet the most basic standards of transparency, justice, or freedom. The farce has the objective of whitewashing the image of the dictatorship to seek dollars and divert attention from the pro-freedom protests, the human rights violations, the situation of the more than a thousand political prisoners […]
9 June, 2022

Cuban democratic civil society won at the Summit of the Americas

The unity of all Cubans has been the cornerstone of these days. Promoters of Cuba Decide along with other activists, artists and Cubans residing in Los Angeles request action from the presidents gathered at the Summit of the Americas and led a peaceful demonstration and international event for a Free Cuba.  Los Angeles, CA.  June 09, 2022 Cuban activists, together with Nicaraguans and Venezuelans, and with the majority support of the civil society organizations present at the Summit of the […]
12 May, 2022

Parliamentarians from Europe and the Americas meet in DC in support of democracy in Cuba.

The Parliamentarians gathered at the second session of the Transatlantic Forum for a Free Cuba pledged to influence the governments and institutions to which they belong to support the Cuban people in their demand for freedom, interrupt the financing of the repressive machinery, and apply sanctions to those responsible for serious human rights violations. Washington, D.C. May 12, 2022, legislators from the United States, European Parliament and the congresses of nations from Europe, Latin America, and Canada held the second Transatlantic Forum for […]
19 April, 2022

Activists testify against the Cuban regime in the Italian parliament

Representatives of the opposition and Cuban civil society on the island and the diaspora denounced today, in a public hearing in front of the Italian Parliament, the state terrorism applied by the Cuban dictatorship, and requested the suspension of the Cooperation Agreement between the European Union and the Cuban regime. April 19, 2022 (Rome, Italy) Rosa María Payá, member of Cuba Decide platform, and the lawyers Marco Pellitero and Julio Pellitero, members of the organization Cubans for Democracy, testified this Tuesday […]