CHAPTER XXXVIII
PROPAGANDA BASED ON LIES

IT CAN BE said without fear of exaggeration that there are few people occupying responsible positions in the world, so addicted to lying as Fidel Castro. It is not tendentious to make this statement. His own words speak for him and show him lying constantly.

In this manner Marxism expanded and the Russian Revolution triumphed. In the same way Nazism and Fascism convinced millions of people. The repetition of the lie was born from materialistic cynicism; Stalin and Hitler used it masterfully. The system has been maintained by Mao and Nikita and their satellites until, like a sputnik, it has reached the other side of the world.

We heard Fidel Castro, a bold and unsuccessful disciple, as well as Mikoyan while he was in Cuba, slipping into smooth diplomatic ways and announcing their desire for better relations between the United States and the U.S.S.R. because it did not suit Russia to have Fidel Castro precipitate a break in relations between Cuba and its powerful neighbor.

The following statements were made by Castro:


Against the Constitution.

Statement:At the signing of the "Pact of Caracas," he bound himself, among other things, to maintain the Constitution of 1940; to establish a coalition government until the holding of elections within one year; at the same time he announced that he was fighting against Batista and not against the Army.

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