“We have not relinquished a single banner of socialism, or a single ideal of socialism, or a single principle, desire, or the spirit of struggle and the culture brought to the world by Marxism and Leninism. We are not ashamed of referring to Marxism; nor are we ashamed of referring to Leninism.”

Speech given at the Closing Ceremony for the 6th Congress of the FMC (Federation of Cuban Women), March 3 1995