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the staff of the Ridgewood blog
Ridgewood NJ, even the liberal fact-checking site Politifact admits that one of the three female Black Lives Matter co-founders have declared that she and another co-founder “are trained Marxists.” But they quickly add that “the movement has grown and broadened dramatically” since then. Many youths in upper middle class Ridgewood bought into this group with parental encouragement hook line and sinker .
File this under dumb as a box of rocks. In a major miscue Black Lives Matter issued a statement Wednesday blaming the U.S. for the conditions have driven many in Cuba to attend anti-government protests. BLM claims the “cruel and inhumane” U.S., lies “at the heart” of Cuba’s turmoil.
“The people of Cuba are being punished by the U.S. government because the country has maintained its commitment to sovereignty and self-determination,” the BLM manifesto concludes.
Actually, the people of Cuba who are yelling “Libertad!” and waving American flags . In the streets blame their condition on a government which can’t run a functioning economy, that is running out of food, and can’t even provide enough Chinese or Russian-made COVID vaccines.
BLM praises Cuba’s dictatorship for showing “solidarity with oppressed peoples of African descent.” Failing to recognize that one of Cuba’s revolutionary hero’s Ernesto “Che” Guevara was an Argentine Marxist revolutionary, who was a flaming racist . Cuba has been a horrendous human rights abuser, a notorious persecutor of gays for most of the Communist rule, and has long discriminated against black Cubans in jobs (how many dark-skinned Cubans do you see working at the elite tourist hotels?).
Black Lives Matter has now been officially exposed as nothing more than a Marxist front group – and we hope the dupes on the left that continue to put BLM signs in front of their yards will now take them down.
Senator Rubio responded to the bogus BLM narrative in a tweet by saying :