A short history on 40+ years of US sponsored terrorism against a poor but proud island of 11 million people,
Don't count on the news media to tell you about this one.
Even before he Bay of Pigs the CIA waged a not-so-covert war against Cuba.
George Bush Sr. was known by the FBI to run with violent Cuban exiles as documented in a memo written by none other than J. Edgar Hoover.
For decades, CIA-supported Cubans committed acts of terror in Cuba and around the globe attempting to destabilize the Castro government and put the island back under US government and organized crime control.
The speaker is T.J. English author of several books on Cuba including "Havana Nocturne: How the Mob Owned Cuba and then Lost it to the Revolution" and "The Corporation: An Epic Story of the Cuban American Underworld."