70 years of U.S. aid

U.S. government assistance to Cuba goes back decades. Records show that military and economic aid totals at least $244,267,805 from 1946 to 2016. See graphic. This includes U.S. military aid that the Batista regime welcomed before the 1959 Cuban revolution. Since then, the Cuban government has rejected U.S. assistance, calling it illegal interference in the country’s … Read more

Taxpayers finance anti-Soros rant

President Donald Trump on Friday spoke out against “political violence,” but then minutes later repeated the phrase “lock him up” in response to followers chanting that George Soros be jailed. Soros is a philanthropist who has given away more than $32 billion to finance his Open Society Foundations, which “have supported individuals and organizations across … Read more