Fidel Castro, fully Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz

Fidel
Castro, fully Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz
1927
2012

Cuban Marxist Politician, One of the primary leaders of the Cuban Revolution, Prime Minister, President of the Council of State of Cuba, President of Council of Ministers, First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba

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You've put me on three times and I keep saying the same thing.

The revolution is a dictatorship of the exploited against the exploiters.

There will be no escape for those who want to live like parasites at any price, at any cost, outside the law,

This terrorist act caused terrible damage to the revolutionary movement.

We have a theoretical concept of the Revolution which is a dictatorship of the exploited against the exploiters.

Where is the ethic, the justification, the respect for the most basic human rights and the common sense of such policies?

Thank you for coming to reinforce us in the difficult struggle that we are undergoing today, to preserve the ideas that you fought so hard for.

The risk that the tribunal could decide that the boy has the right to ask for political asylum in the United States is real,

There's no need for other media outlets to report on the address by the president of the United States; just let Bush do the talking. For a country that can read, write and think, no one can make a more eloquent criticism of the empire than Bush himself.'

Those [Anti-Cubans] who attack us [Cubans] don't represent more than a fraction of 1 percent. ... You [the foreign news media] have helped create them.

We have just received 12 locomotives from China. They are simply the best our country has received. They are the most modern, most efficient and of best value.

Why is it that criminal policies and absurd blockades that include food and medicines are being added ... with the purpose of annihilating whole populations out of hunger and diseases?

That's a hard lesson for those whose false pride and erroneous concepts have driven them not to respond, even late, to our offer,

The rude provocations that have been undertaken from its Interests Office in Havana does not, and could not, have any other goal.

These doctors could all already be there providing their services,

To force us to surrender through hunger and illness ... as part of a monstrous, fascist plan.

We have no objection at all that the three US officials visit us to give their assessments and hold an exchange on these matters… We won't close the door.

You cannot do this without the authorization of the father, ... I sincerely think that this boy is at risk in the hands of desperate people, and the government of the United States should not be running this risk.

The Alliance for Progress is an alliance between one millionaire and many beggars.

The selection of a Republican candidate for the presidency of this globalized and expansive empire is — and I mean this seriously — the greatest competition of idiocy and ignorance that has ever been.

They already turned on the little sign - the cockroaches are brave.

To turn it into a body which is truly representative of the interest of all the peoples of the world.

We need a Nuremberg to put on trial the economic order that they have imposed on us, that every three years kills more men, women and children by hunger and preventable or curable diseases than the death toll in six years of the second world war.

You cannot utter the word democracy, because, among other reasons, everyone in the world knows your ascent to the US presidency was a fraud.

The Cold War is over, but the arms race goes on and nuclear and military hegemonism perpetuate themselves. How long shall we wait for the total removal of all weapons of mass extermination... in international relations?

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First Name
Fidel
Last Name
Castro, fully Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz
Birth Date
1927
Death Date
2012
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Cuban Marxist Politician, One of the primary leaders of the Cuban Revolution, Prime Minister, President of the Council of State of Cuba, President of Council of Ministers, First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba