Ed Driscoll

A Dangerous Man

Yesterday, we linked to a Power Line item regarding Cuban dissident Dr. Oscar Elias Biscet, who was awarded the Medal of Freedom from President Bush today, where he described Biscet as “a dangerous man” to the Cuban dictatorship–“He is dangerous in the same way that Martin Luther King, Jr. and Gandhi were dangerous.”

(And just to dovetail with Scott Johnson’s post above, you just know the folks at AFP loved having to type that line.)

Biscet is also the topic of a recent video by The Wall Street Journal featuring columnist Mary Anastasia O’Grady: