Carlos Eire Castro’s One Hell of an achievement

Eire is the author of Waiting for Snow in Havana

RealClearWorld – Articles – Castro’s One ‘Hell’ of an Achievement

Fifty Years ago Fidel and Raul Castro hijacked an entire island, and ever since that New Year’s day, they have never relaxed their grip on it. What can one say about such an anniversary, if one is Cuban? This fateful date hovers over all of us like a mushroom cloud, smothering our past, present, and future.