In this Feb. 13, 2016, file photo, Fidel Castro meets Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill, left, in Havana. In a commentary published on Monday, Castro said that :We do not need for the empire to give us anything,” in reference to the recent visit by U.S. President Barack Obama to Cuba.
In this Feb. 13, 2016, file photo, Fidel Castro meets Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill, left, in Havana. In a commentary published on Monday, Castro said that :We do not need for the empire to give us anything,” in reference to the recent visit by U.S. President Barack Obama to Cuba. Alex Castro AP
In this Feb. 13, 2016, file photo, Fidel Castro meets Russian Orthodox Patriarch Kirill, left, in Havana. In a commentary published on Monday, Castro said that :We do not need for the empire to give us anything,” in reference to the recent visit by U.S. President Barack Obama to Cuba. Alex Castro AP

If engagement gives Fidel Castro a heart attack, it’s good enough for me

March 29, 2016 07:45 PM

Opinion: Fabiola Santiago

Fabiola Santiago

@fabiolasantiago

Columnist Fabiola Santiago was born in Cuba. She was exiled to the U.S. in 1969 on one of the historic Freedom Flights. She has been a Herald reporter, editor and opinion writer since 1980.