A wonderful opportunity has presented itself to test George Bush's sincerity about his concern for Cuban dissidents. The president holds an event each month at the White House to honor a dissident or group of dissidents and reiterate his support for Cuban freedom even though he does nothing to advance it. For the sob sisters at Babalú this is enough to lavish the praise of a liberator upon him. Bush, who has upheld the "Wet Foot/Dry Foot" policy longer than did Clinton, now has the opportunity to grant asylum to one of those dissidents he is always praising, Arnaldo Nery García. A phone call would save this man; a click of Bush's pen would end this insidious policy. Will Bush make the call or sign the executive order? Let him speak now or never speak again.
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