“What changed is that a little more than a year ago, after becoming interim president, Raul Castro actually urged Cubans to openly air their grievances. He even listed some of his own complaints about waste and inefficiencies in the government-controlled economy.
With that as a cue that they were now allowed to speak out, millions of Cubans let loose and registered a long list of criticisms.
They are fed up, they said, with low wages that can’t even cover basics necessities, overcrowded buses, meager supplies in government-run stores and long waits and too few workers in Cuba’s vaunted health care system.”
This is going to break the bleeding hearts of some Fidel fans…