“Guilty” Cuban Bernardo Benes Passes Away

Bernardo Benes was “guilty” of contributing to the release of 3,600 political prisoners in Cuba (1979), fostering a dialogue between Washington and Havana, making a decisive contribution to a change in the profile of the Cuban exile community in Miami and developing the creation of different institutions to provide aid and understanding between Cubans, US citizens, Latin Americans, Jews and Christians.