Happy May Day: Castro trashes Obama

Fidel Castro blasted US President Barack Obama Friday in provocative May Day remarks, saying the United States only wanted Cuba to return “to the fold, like slaves.”…

“Today, they stand ready to forgive us — as if we would resign ourselves to returning to the fold like slaves, who after tasting freedom, go back to the yoke and whip,” Fidel Castro said in a defiant address published in Cuban state media to mark May Day.