"Cuba can celebrate this day with head held high."
Cuban Foreign Affairs Minister Felipe Perez Roque speaking to reporters in Havana as he attended a celebration to mark the 60th anniversary of the signing of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights. Shameless.
Welcome to the blog of my new book, Child of the Revolution: Growing up in Castro's Cuba, which is published in Australia and New Zealand by Allen & Unwin.
The book is now available in the UK, Canada and the US, and in Brazil (in Portuguese).