Dissident Cuban blogger Yoani Sanchez receives a bunch of flowers during her visit to the Chamber of Deputies, at the National Congress in Brasilia, on February 20, 2013. Sanchez is on an 80-day tour, after she got a passport two weeks ago under Cuba's sweeping immigration reform that went into effect this year. The 37-year-old philologist, who found an international audience on the Internet with her prize-winning blog 'Generation Y,' is known for her biting commentary, which has drawn the displeasure of Cuba's ruling communist party. AFP PHOTO/Pedro LADEIRA
Cuban dissident Yoani Sanchez, author of the blog 'Generation Y,' poses during an interview for the Slovak daily SME on March 5, 2013 in Prague, Czech Republic. Sanchez is on her 80-day world tour trip to dozens of countries in the Americas and Europe.
Cuban blogger and independent journalist Yoani Sanchez participates in an event at the Miami Dade College’s Freedom Tower on April 1, 2013 in Miami, Florida. Sanchez's visit to Miami, the heart of the Cuban exile community, happens as she takes part in a world tour to speak about life in Cuba.