Quote of the Day: On the Recent Exodus of Cubans

Sunday, November 15, 2015
The recent exodus provides further evidence of the Cuban people’s desperation. Even as diplomatic — and soon commercial — relations are restored, Cubans are not hopeful that their lives on the island will improve. That’s why they keep risking their lives to move to the United States.
-- Luis Enrique Ferrer Garcia, international spokesman for the dissident group Cuban Patriotic Union (UNPACU), on the doubling of Cubans fleeing the island this year, PanAm Post, 11/13/15