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Krauthammer: Liberalization Won’t Work in Cuba

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 20, 2014 at 10:30am 12/20/2014 at 10:30am

Last night on Special Report with Bret Baier, Charles Krauthammer commented on the economic aspects of Obama’s new policy on Cuba. Dr. K is skeptical and frankly, who could blame him?

From National Review:

Krauthammer: Liberalization Hasn’t Worked in Vietnam or China, Won’t Work in Cuba

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Did Obama’s new Cuba policy just launch Marco Rubio’s presidential campaign?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 18, 2014 at 7:00am 12/18/2014 at 7:00am

As the son of parents who left Cuba for a better life in America, this is a subject Rubio cares about deeply.

He’s also extremely well versed in the history of America’s relationship with Cuba as you’ll see in the videos below.

Watching these videos, though, I can’t help wonder whether Obama’s new...

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December Surprise: Obama normalizes relations with Cuba

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 11:32am 12/17/2014 at 11:32am

Can’t say this was on anyone’s near term radar.

The NY Times reports U.S. and Cuba, in Breakthough, Resume Diplomatic Relations:

The United States will restore full diplomatic relations with Cuba and open an embassy in Havana for the first time in more than a half-century after the release of an American contractor...

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Poll finding Cuban-Americans favor ending embargo called into question

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 11:40am 6/19/2014 at 11:40am

A poll released this week suggests that a majority of Cuban-Americans living in Miami favor ending the Cuban trade embargo. A finer reading calls those results into question.

The poll, conducted by Florida International University (FIU) professors Guillermo J. Grenier and Hugh Gladwin for the Cuban Research Initiative, finds that 52% of...

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Bridal magazine touts travel to Cuba, “it’s hot!”

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 25, 2014 at 7:30am 2/25/2014 at 7:30am

Brides take note: apparently the cool thing to do right now is choose a honeymoon destination like Cuba where you can witness oppression “before there’s a Starbucks on every corner” and you can see all its “sexy, vintage style intact.”

At least, according to the free magazine Bloomgingdale’s is handing out to...

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