BLM’s Official Statement on Twitter:
By Eddie Scarry. (New York Post)
Videos posted on social media show Cubans young and old calling for “liberty,” and chanting “Down with the dictatorship” and “Down with communism.” There’s a reason they’re not crying out things more like, “We hate the America” and “U.S. sucks.” You would have to attend a BLM rally for that.https://nypost.com/2021/07/15/blm-shows-its-true-colors-in-statement-praising-cuba/
BLM under fire for defending Cuban regime, blaming protests on US
By Lee Brown. (New York Post)
Black Lives Matter has been accused of hypocrisy by ignoring the pleas for help from Cuba’s oppressed citizens — instead blaming the violent protests on US opposition to the Communist “revolution.”https://nypost.com/2021/07/15/blm-under-fire-for-defending-cuban-regime-blaming-protests-on-us/
“Cuba has historically demonstrated solidarity with oppressed peoples of African descent,” the group wrote — praising it for “protecting black revolutionaries” like Assata Shakur, the former Black Panther who fled prison in 1979 while serving life for the execution-style murder of a New Jersey state trooper.
In Case You Might be tempted to believe BLM and AOC that the only reason the people are suffering is because of US embargoes, please consider studying the history of the Cuban Revolution. Communist Regimes oppress and kill, and well funded communist regimes will do more of the same.
JULY 13, 2021. NATALIE WINTERS. The National Pulse.
Joining host Ezra Klein – who has taken trips sponsored by Chinese Communist Party-linked group in exchange for “favorable coverage” of the regime – on his podcast “Conversations,” Jones asserts that Cuba should be a role model to America for integrating schools.
The Cuba we don’t know by Nikole Hannah-Jones (The Oreganian)
Most people have heard the old saying, “if we don’t learn from the past we’re doomed to repeat it.” But some would argue that history doesn’t repeat itself. With them I would share something I heard recently:
If history doesn’t repeat itself then it certainly rhymes.
In many ways I don’t believe most who espouse Critical Race Theory are Marxists, but I also believe that they don’t realize how much the two rhyme.