Entries by Emmanuel Rincon

Taiwan’s Wealth Shows Cuba’s Poverty Is the Result of Socialism, Not a Blockade

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Cuba and Taiwan began the ’70s with similar economies, but today the GDP of the Caribbean island is five times less than that of Taiwan.   For decades the Communist Party of Cuba has blamed the United States for Cuba’s misery and poverty, alluding to the “blockade” that the U.S. maintains against Cuba. However, the […]