In 1959, Fidel Castro promised elections in Cuba. Watch the Master of Deceit in this 1959 "Meet the Press"
(note: clip recorded in 1995
Who admires Fidel Castro?
(to mention just a few):
Jim Lafferty of answersla.org
La Voz de Aztlan
L.A. Mayor Antonio Villaraigosa
Numerous U.S. Reps including Charley Rangle