Psaki on Cuba: ‘Communism Is a Failed Ideology,’ Led to Mass ProtestsEpoch Times, United States politics | The Epoch Times

White House press secretary Jen Psaki delivered the Biden administration’s strongest signal yet in support of Cubans demonstrating against the ruling regime, describing communism as a “failed ideology.” In response to a reporter’s question on Thursday, Psaki stated: “Communism is a failed ideology and we certainly believe that.” “It has failed the people of Cuba, they deserve freedom,” she said during a briefing. “They deserve a government that supports them, whether that is making sure they have health and medical supplies, access to vaccines, or whether they have economic opportunity and prosperity.” “This has been a government—an authoritarian, communist regime—that has repressed its people and has failed the people of Cuba, hence we’re seeing them in the streets,” Psaki continued. Starting over the past weekend, thousands of Cubans have openly demonstrated against the Cuban regime and called for its leader Miguel Diaz-Canel—also the head of the Cuban Communist Party—to step down. …Read More

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