|Early morning from the balcony of my hotel room|
Slogans found today:
“Socialism is the only way to continue being free and independent.”
“The victorious revolution continues forward.”
On the way, Jesús gave a condensed version of how the embargo developed over a few months, involving an Esso refinery that was nationalized because it wouldn’t refine Soviet oil.
In Matanzas, the Pharmacy Museum turned out to be closed, so we headed off toward Ediciones Vigía, but en route we stumbled upon an art gallery / workshop the Jesús hadn’t known about, a joint venture of several artists.
|This peculiar fellow greets you just inside the door.|
|There are many variations on this theme.|
Photo: Pawsansoe Bree