Danilo Maldonado

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Watch: Cuban Artist ‘El Sexto’ Denounces Communism, Paints at Geneva Summit

The Cuban anti-communist artist Danilo Maldonado, known more commonly by his artistic name “El Sexto,” delivered an address Tuesday to the Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy demanding global action against the Castro regime. Maldonado also practiced his art before the assembled crowd.

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Cuba: Imprisoned Artist ‘Badly Beaten’ During Asthma Attack for Anti-Castro Graffiti

Following his arrest Friday night, Cuban anti-communist graffiti artist Danilo Maldonado has received severe beating in prison, where he is being detained on no charges. Maldonado took to the streets of Havana Friday to celebrate the death of dictator Fidel Castro, spray-painting the phrase “he’s gone” on the outside of a building.