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Rubio is trying to stand up for Cuba, but sanctions only hurt Cubans
Rubio is trying to stand up for Cuba, but sanctions only hurt Cubans

"With all due respect." That's a fitting sentiment to express to Cuban-Americans angered by President  Barack Obama's decision to restore diplomatic relations with Cuba. Their emotions run deep, an indication of the decades of loss and hardship they and their parents experienced as exiles making a new life in a foreign land. To dismiss that pain would be cruel and unjust. On the other hand, those feelings are not a sufficient reason to maintain an outmoded and failed policy. Rather, we must acknowledge that the United States' objective remains the same: to bring about in Cuba a transition to democracy that makes its people freer and...

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