U.S. lawmakers meet with American jai...

U.S. lawmakers meet with American jailed in Cuba

There are 2 comments on the CBS News story from Feb 20, 2013, titled U.S. lawmakers meet with American jailed in Cuba. In it, CBS News reports that:

U.S. Sen. Patrick Leahy, center, accompanied by U.S. Congressman Jim McGovern, left, arrives to a hotel in Havana, Cuba, Monday, Feb.

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Jose

North Bay, Canada

#1 Feb 20, 2013
True Believer

Lafayette, NJ

#2 Feb 20, 2013
You promise CHANGE! Well if you really mean it, and you do have good intentions, I challenge you to prove it. Demand from the Cuban government that all the political dissidents be set free effective immediately, particularly our afroCuban brother, Oscar Elias Biscet. Dr. Biscet is imprisoned for championing the cause for human rights. He never did anything wrong or illegal but his defense of human rights is considered by the dictatorship counterrevolutionary. There are many of us who doubt you, prove us wrong with a good deed, but make this a dermand that must be met, not just a simple request.
Request that the Ladies in White be protected and not be abused as they are during their march.
Democratic elections and freedom of speech and the press!
Free Alan Gross
Be a HERO Mr President, not just another politician with an agenda. Please do not end the Embargo till this is met!
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