Or, it was. Nowadays, dissenters should STFU and sit down because “I Won.”
Castro won too. Though, not lately. But the “I” believes that those dissenting people should STFU because he isn’t smart enough to understand how his statements support dictatorial edicts.
But hey, so long as the US is seen as the bad guy in the long run, what’s a few lives tossed on top. And isn’t “freedom” a relative concept?