. ‘We know terrible things can happen:’ Cuba opposition leader vows national march « JO LEE MAGAZINE

NBC NEWS/In defiance of Cuba’s government, a young artist who has emerged as one of the country’s leading opposition leaders vowed that he and others are moving forward with national protests planned for Nov. 15.

“We know we can go to prison, we know terrible things can happen,” Yunior García, 39, told NBC News via WhatsApp messages about the planned demonstration to demand civil liberties in the communist country. “We are already living them.”

On July 11, thousands of Cubans took to the streets in historic protests calling for change and demanding an end to food and medicine shortages.

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