Ukraine News Links 7-8 February 2022

Tuesday, 8 February 2022 • 19:00 — The New Dark Age

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Memo To Congress: Diplomacy For Ukraine Is Spelled M-i-n-s-k

Russia, Ukraine And The US: The Background They’re Not Telling You

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The Code of Families, a Document Built Among All Cubans

Thursday, 3 February 2022 — Resumen English

Humanity is Diverse, photo: Bill Hackwell

This week, Cuba began a historic process as Cubans started to going to more than 78,000 meeting points to discuss the new draft of the Family Code, a broad, complex, but very important process for Cuban families.

The document is the result of many people who have studied the Cuban social landscape for a long time. It is not a text fabricated by a single-family or a single person, and it did not just show up over night as a fait accompli.  “We did not shut ourselves in around a table to invent non-existent realities. Here all Cuban families reflected in one way or another,” the president of the National Electoral Council (CNE) Alina Balseiro Gutierrez explained.

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