Tim Padgett, WLRN
It’s hard to tell what’s most striking these days: Yoani Sánchez’s heroism or America’s hypocrisy.
Last week, when communist authorities tried to block Sánchez’s new digital newspaper, 14ymedio, Florida Senator Marco Rubio called her “one of Cuba’s most courageous” dissidents. And rightly so.
But he also called the internationally acclaimed blogger “an aspiring Cuban media entrepreneur.” And that’s where the inconsistency starts...
|2/23/17||Cuba says it foiled plot to destabilize country, slams dissidents and OAS
Sarah Marsh and Nelson Acosta, Reuters
|2/22/17||U.S. senators say Cuba's Castro keen to continue detente
Sarah Marsh, Reuters
|2/22/17||Countdown begins for Raúl Castro’s retirement next year
Mimi Whitefield and Nora Gámez Torres, Miami Herald