An Update on the 'Reforms' in Cuba

We keep hearing about all of those reforms in Cuba.  Even the NY Times is now promoting an end to the embargo because of the reforms. Here is the truth: reforms in Cuba are a farce! Just ask Reverend Mario Felix Lleonart-Barroso.  He is a pastor in Cuba under siege from the Castro regime, as reported by Christian Solidarity Worldwide: Reverend Mario Felix Lleonart Barroso, a prominent religious freedom activist and church leader, was officially summoned to the State Security Unit in Camajuani, Villa Clara on 8 October. He was threatened with arrest if he did not appear. At the unit a Lieutenant Colonel read out an Official Warning or “Acta de Advertencia”, a document that can be used as justification for future arrests and criminal charges. Two witnesses, whom the pastor did not recognize, were present and offered testimony of his “counter-revolutionary” links. This is the third time that government agents have unsuccessfully...(Read Full Post)