Diana Block

Diana Block was part of the 10th and the 50th Anniversary Venceremos Brigades and worked for many years to win the freedom of the Cuban 5 political prisoners.   She is the author of a memoir, Arm the Spirit – A Woman’s Journey Underground and Back, and a novel, Clandestine Occupations – An Imaginary History.  She is a founding and active member of the California Coalition for Women Prisoners, an abolitionist organization that is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2020.   

What Cuba Has to Teach, in Pandemic Times and Beyond

Teaching Palestine in South Africa

Two Wings of the Same Bird – Puerto Rico, Cuba, Hurricanes and Political Prisoners

Rasmea and Oscar: Resisting the Criminalization of Freedom Fighting

No Sanctuary for Palestinian Scholarship

Reflections on a Delegation to Imprisoned Palestine