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‘They Only Let You Go When They Torture You to Death’

July 21, 2019 by

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Plus 2 Podcasts and a 2nd article: Do We Cry with Them?  ~      Tony Perkins  ~    “It was a kind of test. I know in the Bible it says everything is good for us believers, but I asked, in this what is good? That I am [beaten, tortured]?… They asked for my […]

Liberty v. Socialism: Trump on Foreign and Domestic Socialists

February 20, 2019 by

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Trump’s address on socialism to Americans of Venezuelan descent is enlightening.  ~ Mark Alexander  ~   “We must make our election between economy and Liberty, or profusion and servitude.” —Thomas Jefferson (1816) It is no coincidence that on the day after Donald Trump delivered an address on socialism to Americans of Venezuelan descent, socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders announced another presidential […]

AP Pretends That New Cuban President Diaz-Canel Was ‘Elected’

April 20, 2018 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ The Associated Press and many of the AP’s colleagues in the establishment press have had a nearly 60-year romance with Cuba’s brutal communist regime. They have frequently regaled readers with the island nation’s “free healthcare” and “free education,” as if that makes up for the fact that the typical Cuban subsists on […]

Trump Stands Up To The Castro Regime

October 2, 2017 by

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By Mike Gonzalez ~ In withdrawing personnel from the U.S. Embassy in Cuba, the Trump administration took a limited and reasonable retaliation for attacks on U.S. diplomats in Havana. It could, and should, have gone further, but the actions at least convey to the ruthless Castro regime that it now deals with a government that […]

NY Times’ Headline Puts Dictator Castro To Rest: ‘A Man So Large In A Box So Small’

December 6, 2016 by

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By Clay Waters ~ New York Times reporter Kirk Semple reported on Cuban Communist dictator Fidel Castro’s funeral from Santiago de Cuba and retained the paper’s soft-soap treatment of Castro’s tyrannical rule: “In Subdued Ending, Cubans Put Castro to Rest” in Monday’s paper. The online headline even quotes one of his Cuban fawners: “Cuba Puts […]

Fidel, ‘Fiery Apostle’! The NY Times, WashPost Soft-Soap Another Dead Communist Dictator

November 28, 2016 by

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By Tim Graham ~ The New York Times and The Washington Post demonstrated again Sunday their warm feelings about communist dictators when they die. The Times headline was “A Revolutionary Who Defied the U.S. and Held Cuba In His Thrall.” The Post headline was slightly more balanced: “Revolutionary remade Cuba: Dictator who defied U.S. was […]

The Left’s Appalling Whitewashing Of Castro’s Legacy

November 27, 2016 by

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By Mike Gonzalez ~ You will hear some people today excuse Fidel Castro’s crimes by begging that he accomplished social goals. Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau and British Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn have already beclowned themselves on that front. They were merely the first. Our own President Barack Obama opted for washing his hands, choosing […]

Trump Farewells Castro: “Brutal Dictator”

November 27, 2016 by

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By Andrew Bolt ~ Donald Trump gives Fidel Castro the send-off he deserves. Will the Australian ABC now dry its tears for a dictator – and will Malcolm Turnbull follow Trump’s lead? Trump tells it just as it is: Today, the world marks the passing of a brutal dictator who oppressed his own people for […]

Castro’s American Victims

April 8, 2016 by

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By Daniel Greenfield ~ In 1972, Ishmael Muslim Ali LaBeet and four other killers walked into the Fountain Valley golf club in the Virgin Islands. They rounded up four Florida tourists and four employees, forced them to kneel on the ground, and opened fire. That was how the Fountain Valley Massacre began. Afterward LaBeet and […]

Business Interests Versus National Interests

April 3, 2016 by

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By William R. Hawkins ~ While President Barack Obama was fulfilling the fantasies of every New Left radical to party with the Castro regime and be photographed with a poster of revolutionary icon Che Guevara, I was in Arkansas. There I heard Republican Governor Asa Hutchinson (pictured) call for an end to the trade embargo […]

President Obama Cozies Up To Cuban Dictator

April 23, 2015 by

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By Dr. Peter Brookes ~ With the “historic” clasp of hands in Panama City, Panama last week with Raul Castro, President Obama took the next fateful step toward normalizing relations with the Western Hemisphere’s most repressive regime. Seemingly desperate to move beyond a series of foreign policy flubs such as Iraq, Russia and Libya, cozying […]

The Prison Called Cuba

April 21, 2015 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ We are told we need to feel sympathy for the Cuban people who have suffered from a U.S. embargo and lack of diplomatic recognition. That ignores a long history of oppression in Cuba no matter who was in charge. Prior to Fidel Castro, Cubans were in the grip of Fulgencio Batista […]