Rosa Maria Paya, one of Cuba’s leading human rights and democracy activists and the daughter of the late Oswaldo Paya, addresses the 8th Annual Geneva Summit for Human Rights and Democracy – see quotes below, followed by full prepared remarks.

On dictatorship in Cuba:

“Let me tell you that as a young Cuban woman, me and many like me are now struggling to live and love in a decent inclusive and prosperous 21st century society.”

“The last iron curtain must fall, and it must fall now.”

“Dictatorships do not have political colors, they are just dictatorships.”

“Cuba is now the country that many Cubans do not want to experience.”

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