Browsing All posts tagged under »Cuba«

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

April 20, 2018 by


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 […]

The Left’s Appalling Whitewashing Of Castro’s Legacy

November 27, 2016 by


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


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


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


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 […]

Colorado Appeals Court Says Baker Discriminated + More – Daily Digest

August 14, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “No compact among men … can be pronounced everlasting and inviolable, and if I may so express myself, that no wall of words, that no mound of parchment can be so formed as to stand against the sweeping torrent of boundless ambition on the one side, aided by the sapping […]

Obama Still Hasn’t Lowered the Flag for Chattanooga Marines + More – Daily Digest

July 21, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Your love of liberty — your respect for the laws — your habits of industry — and your practice of the moral and religious obligations, are the strongest claims to national and individual happiness.” —George Washington, letter to the residents of Boston, 1789 TOP RIGHT HOOKS Second Planned Parenthood Video: […]

President Obama Cozies Up To Cuban Dictator

April 23, 2015 by


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


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 […]

Democrats Explained in Logos – Humor

April 20, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ Magical Trees Mandatory Voting Meme: Warren Hillary and Email Hillary’s Cell Phone Quote: Ronald Reagan Drinking Read more excellent articles at The Patriot Post Related articles Gunny G: Defining Conservatism… According To: Ronald Reagan !!!!! What Ronald Reagan’s speech patterns can reveal about Alzheimer’s disease College Students in California Vandalize Bust of Reagan; […]

Congress Scores Political Victory Over Obama in Iran Deal + More – Daily Digest

April 15, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Would it not be better to simplify the system of taxation rather than to spread it over such a variety of subjects and pass through so many new hands.” —Thomas Jefferson, letter to James Madison, 1784 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Congress Scores Political Victory Over Obama in Iran Deal The […]

Obama Revises His 2008 Messianic Message on Economy + More – Daily Digest

April 13, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Republics are created by the virtue, public spirit, and intelligence of the citizens. They fall, when the wise are banished from the public councils, because they dare to be honest, and the profligate are rewarded, because they flatter the people, in order to betray them.” –Joseph Story, Commentaries on the […]

Released Gitmo Jihadi Seeks Return to Battle + More – Daily Digest

January 30, 2015 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “The province of the Court is solely to decide on the rights of individuals. … Questions, in their nature political or which are, by the Constitution and laws, submitted to the Executive, can never be made in this court.” –John Marshall, Marbury v. Madison, 1803 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Released […]

Kim Jong-Un, Movie Critic

December 26, 2014 by


By Burt Prelutsky ~ I’ve had some bad months in my life, but none has been quite as gruesome as the one that Sony just endured. First, there was the leak of those embarrassing emails in which uber-producer Scott Rudin trashed Angelina Jolie, and Sony head Amy Pascal made racist comments about Obama’s taste in […]

NYC Mayor Makes Temporary Peace With Police + More – Daily Digest

December 23, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. ‘Tis the business of little minds to shrink; but he whose heart is firm, and whose conscience approves his conduct, will pursue his principles unto death.” –Thomas Paine, The Crisis, […]

Humor – ISIL Load

December 22, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ Unacceptable Movies Super Intimidating Jeb, Read Your Mother’s Lips! Valet Read more excellent articles at The Patriot Post

Yankees to Pay for Education of Sons of Slain Cop + More – Daily Digest

December 22, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “It is the manners and spirit of a people which preserve a republic in vigor. A degeneracy in these is a canker which soon eats to the heart of its laws and constitution.” –Thomas Jefferson, Notes on Virginia, Query 19, 1781 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Editor’s Note Be sure read […]

The Cold War Cuban Detritus

December 22, 2014 by


By Alan Caruba ~ When the Soviet Union collapsed in 1991 the Cold War that had existed between it and the U.S. since the end of World War Two came to an end, but there was ditritus, loose ends like Cuba and it has taken until now for an end to the diplomatic obstacles whose […]

Three Cuban Spies, Four Dead Americans + More – Daily Digest

December 19, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “There can be no greater error than to expect, or calculate upon real favors from nation to nation. ‘Tis an illusion which experience must cure, which a just pride ought to discard.” –George Washington, Farewell Address, 1796 TOP 5 RIGHT HOOKS Three Cuban Spies, Four Dead Americans Barack Obama’s deal […]

Smothering Free Speech Via ‘The Interview’ + More – Daily Digest

December 18, 2014 by


The Patriot Post ~ THE FOUNDATION “Liberty is a word which, according as it is used, comprehends the most good and the most evil of any in the world. Justly understood it is sacred next to those which we appropriate in divine adoration; but in the mouths of some it means anything, which enervate a necessary […]

Four New Year’s Resolutions for the Press

January 2, 2014 by


By Jeff Jacoby · “I have been in almost constant practice as a journalist since the year 1899,” wrote H. L. Mencken in the spring of 1920. He had “held every editorial job that newspapers have to offer, from that of drama critic to that of editor-in-chief,” and the experience had convinced him that the […]

The Castro Tyranny Turns Another Year Older

December 31, 2013 by


By Jeff Jacoby  ~ New Year’s Day marks the 55th anniversary of Cuba’s communist revolution. It is the oldest – indeed the only – full-blown dictatorship in the Western Hemisphere. As Human Rights Watch noted in April, no other country in Latin America is ruled by a regime that “represses virtually all forms of political […]

All The Things We Do Not Know

June 2, 2013 by


By Alan Caruba ~ On January 8, 1959 as Fidel Castro was entering Havana after the dictator, Fulgencio Batista, fled the revolution that Castro had led there was much joy among the Cuban people except for those closely allied with the Batista regime and those who saw Fidel as a communist. Many of them fled […]

Fidel Castro: The Quintessential Communist

October 26, 2012 by


By Alan Caruba ~ My foremost memory of Fidel Castro dates to 1961 during the Cuban Missile Crisis when, as a young soldier, the Second Infantry Division at Fort Benning, Georgia was put on full readiness in the event the U.S. had to invade Cuba. I was informed that I would remain in the Army […]