Those are the words of Evangelina Torres, quoted in a BBC report, describing the experience of hunkering down in her kitchen as category 4 Hurricane Gustav passed through her town, Paso Quemado in Pinar del
Her roof held, but thousands of others were not so lucky.
A short note on the homepages of the Catholic diocese of Pinar del
The European Union, Spain, Russia, and Venezuela have all offered or are planning to send aid. Americans are rightly concerned about our own victims of this hurricane. Still, I see no sign that the