From Politics on the Hudson:
[Rigoberto Emmanuel] Viñas then spoke to Bush about his impressions of life for Jews in Cuba. “Until the 1980s it was illegal to go to the synagogue, now it’s illegal not to go. The Castro government is creating a fake resurgence of Cuban Jewish life to get American Jews to go there,” said Viñas, who voted twice for Bush in presidential elections and who calls himself rabidly anti-Castro.
One of the sad an little-reported effects of the castro regime has been the decimation of a once vibrant Jewish community in Cuba.