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Obama is right on Cuba
Obama is right on Cuba

Bravo to President Barack Obama for undertaking the normalization of relations with Cuba ("Cuba releases Alan Gross; White House announces plans to re-establish diplomatic relations with Havana," Dec. 17). I've often wondered why we have diplomatic recognition with China and Vietnam but not Cuba. We lost more lives fighting those two countries then we lost in any other Cold War conflict. We were never at war with Cuba. And we don't have the right to demand that any country share the democratic ideals we hold dear. China owns us lock, stock and barrel. We can travel and trade with both China and Vietnam, yet we never disallowed trade or imposed sanctions to make them...

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