There’s been lots of talk about raul castro maybe following the Chinese economic model lately, but there’s a better model made in China that can be followed:
The incident began when about 300 people, including some who were dissatisfied with a police report on the death of a 17-year-old girl, started to gather at about 4 p.m. on Saturday at the county government and public security bureau.
The police report said Li Shufen, an eighth grader, had drowned herself. However, her family insisted she was raped and killed.
The crowd swelled and reached as many as 30,000 people at one point.Eventually, they charged into the police building, smashed office facilities, burnt vehicles and later some of them broke into the building of the county government and set about destroying facilities there.
I wonder what it would take to get 30,000 angry Cubans storming police and government offices. . .
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