Can Clinton Support her Attack on Sanders over Cuba?


Wisconsin Coalition to Normalize Relations with Cuba

In their March 9, 2016 debate in Miami, Hillary Clinton attacked Bernie Sanders for having made any favorable comments about the Cuban Revolution; she strongly insinuated that the Cuban government had “disappeared” or even killed “people for expressing their opinions.”

On March 13, our Wisconsin Coalition to Normalize Relations with Cuba, joined by the National Lawyers Guild’s Cuba Subcommittee, requested by email that Clinton provide any “credible documentation for instances and individuals who have been ‘disappeared’ or killed for expressing their political views in Cuba in the last 25 years. If this cannot be supplied, we respectfully request that Secty. Clinton clarify and correct her assertion, consistent with the way that she and other candidates have corrected statements in which they ‘misspoke.’” We requested this ASAP, but no later than March 24, 2016, and promised to “circulate whatever response has or has not been received.” We also made repeated calls…

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