LASA held event supporting the ‘Cuban 5′ spies during conference in Chicago

I am shocked, shocked to find there is glorification and adulation of murderous Castro spies going on at the LASA (Latin American Studies Association) conference.

Via Cuba Confidential:

LASA Conference Hosted Cuban 5 Event

The convicted spies lauded by Havana as the "Cuban Five"

Memorial Day weekend at the Latin American Studies Association (LASA) 2014 Conference in Chicago featured an “Evening in Solidarity with the Cuban 5.” At this forum, Cuban and U.S. academics, as well as pro-Castro activists gathered for a reception where the myth of Cuban spy “anti-terrorists” featured prominently. According to Radio Havana Cuba, the event’s organizers included “the Chicago Cuba Coalition, the Chicago Cuban Five Committee, the National Committee to Free the Cuban Five and the ANSWER Coalition, among others.