To escape persecution, Los Frikis chose to give themselves HIV for a chance at life in a Cuban AIDS sanitarium.
Carlos Jaramillo revisits a pigeon racer and his beautifully dyed birds in Havana.
An extremely serious VICE report.
Window-dressers employed by Cuba’s bureau of advertising work to transform actual scarcity into imaginative displays.
Tria Giovan shares never-before-seen photographs of the island.
How do you navigate to a website when you don't have the internet?
Starting with a trip to find long-lost relatives in the late 80s, photographer Manuello Paganelli has visited Cuba dozens of times, documenting a vibrant, optimistic side of the nation's culture.
These hotspots are often inconvenient, and they're not free. But for many Cubans, they provide a vital window to the outside world.