2/19/2008 11:14 AM ET
"His record has been a mix of great social achievements, but a dismal economic performance that has mired most Cubans in poverty. He succeeded in establishing universal health care, providing free ...
9/5/2007 11:13 AM ET
The Times skipped the parts about the armed federal raid on the family's house.
9/5/2007 10:46 AM ET
What sort of "strong incentives" apply in a Communist dictatorship? Reporter Simon Romero doesn't ask, but does talk about the "free" health care and education in Cuba.
2/20/2007 1:41 PM ET
Herbert Matthews fawning interview of Fidel Castro in 1957 made the future Communist dictator an international figure.
12/8/2006 11:49 AM ET
Marc Lacey's provides the Cuban regime some positive PR. Plus: Does the U.S. "tar" Castro "as a dictator who suppresses his people"?
12/5/2006 6:35 AM ET
As the dictator misses his 80th birthday party.
10/4/2006 12:35 PM ET
Today's laugh: "While The Herald is a traditional American newspaper that prizes neutrality...."
8/8/2006 10:37 AM ET
Thousands of dissidents would beg to differ with Anthony DePalma's description.
8/4/2006 1:20 PM ET
NYT's Juan Forero presents Cuban economic survival as struggle against Washington, not a struggle with a repressive, bankrupt economic model.