Ed Augustin

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Havana, Cuba


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Ed Augustin

Ed Augustin is a British journalist and documentary filmmaker based in Havana. He writes for the Guardian, the New York Times, and Al Jazeera. He does broadcast work for TRT World, France 24 and Al Jazeera.

During his time in Cuba, Ed has made films about Guantánamo Bay, the impact of the US embargo on the island’s healthcare system, and hurricane response.

Ed brings ten years of media experience and holds a 1st Class Degree in Politics and Philosophy from the University of Manchester.

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Strongest tornado in eight decades hits Cuba killing three and injuring 172 (TRT World, 2019)


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Cuba's beekeepers benefit from an unintended outcome of US embargo (TRT World, 2018)


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Cuban doctors land in Havana after Brazil programme ends (TRT World, 2018)


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Cubans are using simple hacks to get around limited and expensive internet (Quartz, 2016)


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On the trail of Indian labourers in Cuba (Al Jazeera, 2016)


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https://www.theguardian.com/world/2018/dec/20/strained-relations-after-diplomatic-intrigue-keep-americans-and-cubans-divided


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The internet, but not as we know it: life online in China, Cuba, India and Russia (The Guardian, 2019)


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Honduras: a political crisis rooted in US meddling (TRT World, 2018)


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Can Cuban Baseball Still Be Great When Many of Its Stars Have Left? (New York Times, 2018)


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Cuba’s evangelical alliance leads crusade against gay marriage (The Observer, 2019)


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