They did the whole lot potential and even the unattainable to spoil the celebration. Poisonous little messages, ridiculous memes, Dantesque predictions. But they do not rely us. The Plaza de la Revolución, and people of the complete nation, denied all of the campaigns of the counterrevolution.
It was a special May Day. Pictures will present it for the story. Never earlier than has there been one other parade, and hopefully there will likely be none extra, in the midst of the face, behind the masks. But that was simply an look element.
People exuded pleasure by means of their eyes, rays of happiness for with the ability to inform about this pandemic that has made us undergo and lose kinfolk, pals, priceless folks, and that now we have regularly delivered to the waist, with our personal efforts, as Fidel outlined.
Whoever appeared fastidiously on the faces within the crowd, additionally noticed unusual paradoxes. Thousands and 1000’s of individuals, not a number of with traces of a troublesome life, of every day issues and anguish. They had been the identical individuals who typically spend work to work, who protest at stops as a result of transportation may be very unhealthy, who cannot stand queues, who juggle to stretch their wage or pension deflated by inflation. And there they had been.
It will not be masochism, nor the soul of lambs, as those that alternate dignity for a plate of lentils say. Popular intelligence is bigger than any contingency, it all the time manages to discern between the reality and the trick, even when the lure is wearing silk —or rope—, bodily and digital.
This city understands what’s at stake. There are greater than six many years of aggression, blockades, of every day heroism, the place we all know very effectively who the unhealthy guys within the movie are, and why they do it. We even noticed and confronted a small advance of the damaging violence by which they wish to plunge us as a society.
That is why Cuba lives and works, in order that there could also be independence, peace, and prosperity. And sure, both we go along with the whole lot, or we are going to by no means have something to go anyplace once more. We have already seen the continuity, in every sq., this May Day.