Black Lives Matter, a Marxist group that has asserted itself diametrically opposed to ordered liberty, signaled its support for the communist regime of Cuba Wednesday evening. Given this is a group that has sought to re-orient America through violent upheaval, it would have been counter-intuitive for it to issue an unequivocal statement in support of citizens being oppressed. Their words are not shocking.
“Black Lives Matter condemns the U.S. federal government’s inhumane treatment of Cubans, and urges it to immediately lift the economic embargo,” the group wrote. “This cruel and inhumane policy, instituted with the explicit intention of destabilizing the country and undermining Cubans’ right to choose their own government, is at the heart of Cuba’s current crisis.”
“The people of Cuba are being punished by the U.S. government because the country has maintained its commitment to sovereignty and self-determination,” BLM also wrote. “United States leaders have tried to crush this revolution for decades …Cuba has historically demonstrated solidarity