Elians grandparents part 2

a45acp4me at JUNO.COM a45acp4me at JUNO.COM
Tue Jan 25 17:34:59 MST 2000

If it is all that bad in Cuba, then why would the boy's Grandparents want
him to return?.  All I know about Cuba is what I have been fed by
GOV.COM.  Why don't we stop denying trade with Cuba so it can be a better
place to live?


On Tue, 25 Jan 2000 18:30:10 -0500 kewcomm1 at IX.NETCOM.COM writes:
>    What disturbs me the most about this matter of sending the
> boy back to Cuba is a recent poll in which a majority of people
> favored sending him back.
>     It saddly appears that this majority has lost their historical
> bearings relative to what it means to live under a communist
> dictatorship as Castro's Cuba where children are the "property
> of the state" and subject to denial of the human freedoms fully
> enjoyed by their peers outside of the communist state.
>      The folks who argue for the father's right to have Elian
> returned to him don't evidently ask the rhetorical question,
> "If the father loves his son so much how can he want his son to
> live in the deplorable conditions imposed by Castro and his
> communist
> state?"  Especially when his son could enjoy the freedom here with
> the
> loving care of relatives.
> Ken Wyman
> ----------------------------------------
> "One must fight, if only to have fought according to one's
> conscience"

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