We've all been inspired by the heroic acts of Venezuela's student protesters.
Moreover, we've all see the images of brutality and repression exercised by Maduro's Cuban-controlled government.
According to Reuters:
"Protests and violence have killed at least 28 people in the last six weeks. More than 300 have also been injured in the South American OPEC nation's worst violence in a decade. Some 1,500 people have been arrested, with 100 or so still detained."
Now, think about this:
What we've seen for the last month and a half in Venezuela -- and have been rightfully appalled by -- is what the Castro regime averages on a monthly basis of political arrests in Cuba.
It really puts into perspective the breathtaking repression of the Castro regime.
In other words, what's taking place in Venezuela is all in a typical month's work for the Castro brothers.
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