May Day Speech

Cuban President Fidel Castro delivered a speech at an International Worker’s Day rally at Havana’s Plaza of the Revolution. Rally organizers estimated… read more

Cuban President Fidel Castro delivered a speech at an International Worker’s Day rally at Havana’s Plaza of the Revolution. Rally organizers estimated that 1 million people attended.

In the first half of the speech, he reviews the history of the Cuban revolution, and provides a “state of the nation” of Cuba. In the second half, he characterizes the U.S. as a military threat to Cuba, and U.S. foreign policy as fascist and aggressive. close

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May Day Speech

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Program ID:
176427-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Speech
Location:
Havana, Cuba
First Aired:
May 02, 2003 | 10:16am EDT | C-SPAN 1
Last Aired:
May 03, 2003 | 5:51am EDT | C-SPAN 1

Airing Details

  • May 02, 2003 | 10:16am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 02, 2003 | 2:53pm EDT | C-SPAN 3
  • May 02, 2003 | 7:59pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 02, 2003 | 11:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • May 03, 2003 | 5:51am EDT | C-SPAN 1