To receive daily emails from Breaking Christian News to your inbox CLICK HERE


SHARE THIS ARTICLE Printer friendly version of this page

'There Is No US Embargo on the Cuban People': Senator Marco Rubio Shreds Those Blaming Trump, America for Cuba's Woes

Dan Andros : Jul 22, 2021  Faithwire.com

"Cuba is a failure because socialism doesn't work. Marxism doesn't work. Marxism is about power, nothing to do with prosperity. It's about controlling people. A Marxist system wants to keep people poor, because poor people are easier to control ... The only embargo is on the Cuban regime because they own everything." -Sen. Marco Rubio to Sean Hannity

[Faithwire.com] The Cuban people, suffering under a decades long string of failed communist rule, bravely rose up and protested in recent weeks, drawing attention to their dire situation. (Screengrab image)

Media outlets blamed the unrest on a failed COVID response, and even Trump. US Representative Alexandria Ocasio Cortez was more direct in blaming the United States for the dire situation facing Cuban citizens, saying "We also must name the US contribution to Cuban suffering: our sixty-year-old embargo."

But Marco Rubio, during an interview with Fox News host Sean Hannity, took offense to that sentiment, placing the blame squarely on the communist regime.

Rubio, who is Cuban-American, explained why there "is no American embargo on the Cuban people"... Subscribe for free to Breaking Christian News here

Continue reading and watch the video exchange with Hannity, here.







SHARE THIS ARTICLE Printer friendly version of this page

To receive daily emails from Breaking Christian News to your inbox CLICK HERE

Other Recent Articles from Breaking Christian News

Church Gets Big Court Win in Lawsuit over Forced Abortion Coverage

Arizona Senate Issues New Subpoenas for Maricopa County Routers

House Investigation of January 6th to Begin as Pelosi Denies GOP Members and Picks Anti-Trump Allies

NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Says 'Voluntary Phase' of Vaccination 'Is Over'

Biden's DOJ Won't Investigate COVID Orders (Including Cuomo's) That 'May Have Resulted in Deaths of Thousands of Elderly Nursing Home Residents'

US Gymnast Simone Biles Pulls Out of Team Finals; Russia Takes Gold, US Silver

Japanese Christian Groups Call for 1 Million Hours of Prayer during Tokyo Olympics

Bodycam Shows Deputy Giving Own Brand-New Boots to Young Serviceman Stranded on Road With No Shoes

Anne Graham Lotz Asks for Prayer for Her Son in ICU Battling COVID

Minnesota Fourth-graders Told to Hide 'Equity Survey' Questions from Parents

Senate Committee Passes Bill That Would Force Women to Register for Draft

Chaos in Portland, Oregon: Antifa Member Convicted of Assault as Attacks on Churches, Police Escalate

Chinese Authorities Raid Online Church Service, Force Pastors to Stop Preaching

Unique Red Dye Begins to be Manufactured for Third Temple

Friday's Olympic Opening Ceremony Honored Israeli Victims of 1972 Massacre for First Time

US Olympian Vincent Hancock Wins 3rd Gold; Here's How His Faith in Christ Keeps Him Grounded

'Wonderfully, Crazy Movement of Prayer': Thousands Gathering at 'Heart of America' to Pray for the Nation

White House Backpedals after Getting Caught Pushing Critical Race Theory, Claims Curriculum Left to Schools

Appeals Court Strikes Down Part of CA Law That Forced Nursing Homes to Use Trans Pronouns

Mississippi Files Brief Calling on Supreme Court to Overturn Roe v. Wade: 'Nothing in Constitutional Text, Structure, History, or Tradition Supports a Right to Abortion'



Search the Articles Archives

Keyword:  
Author:  
Words Posted On:  
Day Month Year



BCN Plus

An BCN Paid Advertisement
An BCN Paid Advertisement
An BCN Paid Advertisement
An BCN Paid Advertisement
Follow BCN on Twitter
Are You Praying for Our Government Leaders?
BCN Staff

Steve Shultz
Steve Shultz, Managing Editor
Founder and Owner


Aimee Herd
Aimee Herd, Editor


BCN Plus
Are You Praying for President Trump?
 
 

All articles on this site and emails from BCN are copyrighted property of Breaking Christian News. Permission is given to link to, or share a BCN story if proper attribution is given to both the original writer and summarizer of the story. Breaking Christian News 2005-2019. All Rights Reserved.


Breaking Christian News is a division of Elijah List Publications, Inc. All Rights Reserved


Disclaimer: Articles and links, as well as the source articles linked to; do not necessarily reflect the opinion of Breaking Christian News.

editor@breakingchristiannews.com