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Accept reforms or “we will fall off the cliff” warns Raúl Castro

Wednesday, November 3rd 2010 - 00:26 UTC
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Cuban President Raul Castro told unionists to accept layoffs and reforms that open the way for private enterprise as necessary for the survival of socialism. Read full article

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  • RicoSuavedeMiami

    Comment removed by the editor.

    Nov 03rd, 2010 - 08:37 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Ruler4You

    Be sure to look back up, and try to smile, we'll be watching.

    Nov 03rd, 2010 - 11:28 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • AlmaCubana

    Fall from a clif? That happened in 1959 when your brother, you and all the liars promised a clean government. Murderers, use che guevara, a born killer, to do your dirty work, just in case something happened and he would had been the responsible one. Your brother sent him to be killed in Bolivia and had made money from all the idiots that think all of you are great. Well there is no need to fall from the clifk you have billions all around. Properties, palaces in France, your wife lived in a palace in Venice. Return what you have rob the Cuban people off, pack your bags and go & die someplace. We won´t miss you. GOOD RIDANCE.

    Nov 04th, 2010 - 04:42 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • MAKE MY DAY

    Cuba has already fallen off the “Cliff” 50 years ago - They won't be able to climb-back-up until the Castro clan are finally gone... which shouldn't be too much longer in the future!! Cuba will have a 'Booming” future economy when Fidel and Raul are history!! Be patient!!

    Nov 04th, 2010 - 10:57 am - Link - Report abuse 0
  • Sparticus

    Perhaps they should all move in with Comrade Chavez and live in a little commune in the socialist utopia in Caracas

    Nov 04th, 2010 - 04:49 pm - Link - Report abuse 0
  • El Supremo

    To prevent 'falling off a cliff', here is the ONLY plan that will work for Cuba;

    1) Entire Communist Govenment and all parts of it resign.

    2) Hold free and fair, internationally-monitored elections.

    3) Allow for no limits of freedom of political expression.

    4) Allow for a completely free press.

    5) Allow for no limits on private ownership of property (all kinds).

    6) Allow all Cubans to enter and leave the country as they see fit.

    7) Use, for example, Uruguay, Sweden, Singapore or Hong Kong as your examples of how to get all this done.

    8) Forgive and forget after justice has been served.

    Nov 08th, 2010 - 08:18 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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