Ana Navarro: @ananavarro: "Why Miami celebrating? Ppl like my friend, Claudia Puig. Her dad killed by a Castro firing squad. Her uncle was a political prisoner 25 yrs."
Sean Carroll: @seanmcarroll: “'Universal health care' and 'other countries were worse' don’t make Castro worth celebrating. Repressive dictatorships are bad."
Adrian Monck: @amonck: "Channelling Public Enemy on Elvis:"
Stefan Leifert: @StefanLeifert: "Jean-Claude Juncker: 'With the death of Fidel Castro, the world has lost a man who was a hero for many'."
Cicero, for Canada: @CdnCicero: "@delong @ModeledBehavior Castro wasn't perfect but he was no Pinochet!!"
J. Bradford DeLong: @delong2: .@CdnCicero @ModeledBehavior One was a brutal dictator who imposed a failed & false dystopia on a people who didn't want it. & the other?
J. Bradford DeLong: @delong: I had thought liberals--classical & modern--privileged democracy elections & hence were not Castro (or Pinochet) defendrs?
Tomos Doran: @portraitinflesh: "Fidel Castro was a dictator who impoverished and brutalised his own people for decades. No left worth the name should celebrate his legacy."
"Cuba tumbled from among richest Latin American countries in 1958 to among poorest today" https://t.co/q4aybybMLh