hatueyThis excerpt is based on a true story about Hatuey, cacique/leader of the Taino in Cuba at the time of Columbus’ arrival.  He was the “first fighter against colonialism in the [“New World”].”  This moving video excerpt is part of a film called Even the Rain, which is available in full online at Netflix.  This excerpt is a must watch.

* The original Taino name of Cuba is Cubanacan which means “where fertile land is abundant.”

LINK TO VIDEO EXCERPT (on FB):  https://www.facebook.com/photo.php?v=1412754388952236

 

Via Roberto Flotte