“I have my own views of the word ‘socialist’ and I’d be glad to share them with you in private. They go back to the early 1950s. I have an attitude about them. I remember the Cold War,” he said.
Matthews continued, “I have an attitude towards [Fidel] Castro. I believe if Castro and the Reds had won the Cold War there would have been executions in Central Park and I might have been one of the ones getting executed. And certain other people would be there cheering, okay?”
There were so many good interviews at the rally in Charlotte. RSBN did a really good job finding and talking with people. One woman was the granddaughter of the Admiral of the Cuban Navy during WWII. She said that her grandparents and parents ended up in Miami with nothing.