The towering personality of the 20th century has passed away. His achievements and those of Cuba under him are monumental. Forget the fact that he led the charge against the brutal imperial power in the hemisphere. Forget how he and the country survived the ruthless embargo imposed by their monstrous neighbor and not only built an enviable medical and educational system, but also exported the same to other countries including at grave times of natural calamities. Be it Pakistan or Haiti, Cuban doctors would often be the first to arrive and the last ones to leave. This last fact is seldom reported in the Western media of course. Continue reading Viva Castro, the Michelangelo of revolutionaries!