“We should not abandon those who helped us in the darkest hour in the history of this country.” Nelson Mandela.
Like him or not, agree with him or not Fidel played a role in the fight against apartheid. It’s funny how those that supported apartheid like the UK and the then president of the USA suddenly forgot about history. Well you can fool all those you want to fool. History will not be moved.
Other commentary on apartheid and Cuba’s role. Share your thoughts on the matter.
- The Secret History of How Cuba Helped End Apartheid in South Africa (democracynow.org)
- Mandela’s complicated legacy difficult to celebrate for Cuban exiles (babalublog.com)