24 September 2011 Last updated at 21:04 ET
Government supporters in Cuba have prevented the "Ladies in White" dissident group from holding a protest march in the capital, Havana.
Shouting insults and slogans, a crowd of hundreds massed outside the home of the group's leader, Laura Pollan.
JG: We all know who gives employ and juicy checks to these non-ladies.
Dissidents, my foot. They are mercenaries!