Some six months have passed since the anniversary of Carlos Manuel de Céspedes' call for liberty at the Demajagua plantation, when patriots took up arms against Spanish colonialism and slavery, providing a lesson in unity and citizenship.
Cubans' participation in the consultation on the Draft Constitution reaffirms democracy on the island, the lawmaker from the People's Power National Assembly Gerardo Hernández said in Havana on Tuesday.
The governments and peoples of Venezuela and Cuba are involved today in similar processes to debate new Draft Constitutions that will bring citizens closer to the legal, social and political reality of the two countries.
Argentine Nobel Peace Prize Adolfo Pérez Esquivel pointed out that Cuba today has the possibility of improving and deepening its Revolution, referring to the process of the project of a new constitution that the Caribbean island is immersed in.
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The press and journalists will play a decisive role in the constitutional reform consultation which began August 13 across the country, the most decisive civic test of recent years, according to experts and professionals who spoke during a conference yesterday, August 15.
The associates of the Calixto Sarduy agricultural production cooperative (CPA) and other inhabitants of the community of Becerra, north of Las Tunas, began the popular consultation of the Draft Constitution of the Republic of Cuba in this eastern Cuban city.
Carlos Rafael Miranda Martinez, national coordinator of the Committees for the Defense of the Revolution (CDR), the Cuban largest grassroots organization, insisted on the importance of all the members to attend the neighborhood debates, regardless if they also do it at their workplaces or study centers.
Clearly evident in the proposed constitutional reform is the updating of Cuba's economic model, based on documents approved during the Seventh Party Congress which point toward a more just society