UNEAC president Armando Cedeno said there might be instances where animals might have been mistreated, but an across-the-board ban was not warranted.
UNEAC said the organization has called on the federal government to intervene to protect their industry, in particular the consumer protection agency (Procuraduria Federal del Consumidor, PROFECO) and the Secretaria de Medio Ambiente y Recursos Naturales (SEMARNAT), which has jurisdiction in the matter.
We will also bring the matter to the SCJN, to demand that our individual rights be protected against this prohibition that is no doubt a violation of the Constitution," said UNEAC.
His office is located on the second floor of the old mansion that has become the UNEAC building.
Nicolas gave us passes for the party and presentation of the David awards, given by UNEAC to young writers of achievement in the major genres, including science fiction, and we confirmed our dinner date several days following.
In the last chapter of his book, Perna imagines a bright future for black expressive culture in Cuba, and suggests the beginning of a "Havana Renaissance," evidenced by the music and poetry performances organized by Afro-Cuban poet Eloy Machado at UNEAC
(Union of Cuban Artists and Writers) and the Afro-Cuban-themed murals painted by Salvador Gonzalez and weekend rumbas in Central Havana's heavily Afro-Cuban Callejon de Hamel.
SUNDAY: The EA/TAA Tyne Open goes ahead on the River Tyne, UNEAC
hold the John Clayton trophy, and another Open match on The Angel takes place.
El Vedado, Ciudad de La Habana: UNEAC
, Edicines UNION, 2004.
hold their AGM at Seghill Rugby Club from 8pm.
WACAC's Brendan Heslop was second with 9oz and John Clayton of UNEAC
was third with 5oz.