Monthly Archives: December 2014

The Opening of Cuba: Dispelling the Hype of This Otherwise Prudent Policy of Engagement

President Obama’s landmark change in Cuba policy announced December 17th was a prime example of savvy foreign policy. However, expectations of progress should be tempered.

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Cuba Primer: Explaining the Current US-Cuba Thaw

President Obama’s plans for diplomatic normalization quell only a modicum of a larger and more pressing issue: the economic embargo, which was implemented in 1960, and has been widely criticized by the international community

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