We suspect these useful idiots haven’t got the slightest idea what has gone on in Cuba the past 50 years. Besides, we can’t criticize them because racist.
Pictures showing Beyonce and Jay-Z sauntering down a street in Havana, Cuba and taking in the island’s nightlife have sparked outrage among activists appalled that the powercouple could vacation in a country known for its oppressive regime.
The Carters took a jaunt to the Communist nation this week to celebrate their fifth wedding anniversary but many wonder why the A-listers decided on a place known for extreme poverty and repression of political dissidents.
The rap-mogul and his superstar wife are close friends of President Obama and both had prominent roles mobilizing young voters during Obama’s presidential campaigns.
The 31-year-old sex symbol even sang, though she was technically lip synching, the national anthem at Mr Obama’s 2013 inauguration and for his 2009 inauguration she sang while the president danced with First Lady Michelle Obama at a ball during the celebration.
Since the jet-setters have politically tied themselves to the 44th president and could literally select any location in the world to travel, why would they decide on a such a controversial destination?
The U.S. State Department classifies Cuba as ‘an authoritarian state that routinely employs repressive methods against internal dissent’ and does not have diplomatic relations with the government, now lead by Fidel Castro’s brother Raúl.
The vacation has left one human rights activist in a state of disbelief.
‘There are women getting beaten on a daily basis, women who are jailed for no reason…people are fighting for their freedom. It’s extremely insensitive,’ Mauricio Claver-Carone, from the U.S.- Cuban Democracy Political Action Committee, told TMZ.