Pedazos de la Isla

"Pieces of the Island"-An English Translation

Writer Angel Santiesteban defends his innocence

“I am innocent. In the trial, there was no proof against me… only a Lieutenant Colonel said that because of the size of my handwriting and because of my inclination I am guilty”.

-Ángel Santiesteban Prats, author of the blog “The Unwanted Children”

In the following video (filmed by members of UNPACU), writer and blogger Santiesteban Prats offers details about the false and corrupt trial which took place against him, which is demanding that he serve 5 years of prison just for writing freely on his blog:

For more information about what is happening with Angel, you can visit his blog: “Los Hijos Que Nadie Quiso”.

Numerous Twitter users have also joined in solidarity with him through the hashtag #YoTambienEscriboInclinado. (“I also Write with an Inclination”).

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One response to “Writer Angel Santiesteban defends his innocence

  1. Pingback: Cuba: Independent journalist sentenced to 5 years in prison by regime protests his sentence | Babalú Blog

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