America is back—to the same old, same old.
Trump administration sanctions imposing new travel restrictions on Cuba will have no effect on Cuba’s support for Venezuela.
Bolton’s ire for Nicaragua, Cuba, and Venezuela is real. But they’re just a precursor to who he really perceives as the “troika of tyranny,” Russia, China, and North Korea.
Trump’s motivations to reverse Obama-era policies have less to do with human rights, and more about fear of an example of a different kind of society, Netfa Freeman tells Rising Up with Sonali.
Negotiations between Cuban and American government representatives are ongoing, James Early says, regardless of Trump’s latest executive order.
Guest host Esther Githui-Ewart and her guests take an in-depth look at Castro’s impact on Africa; with Professor Abdi Ismail Samatar, Melvin Foote, Netfa Freeman, and Professor Piero Gleijeses.
One of the things that made Castro a giant was that he knew it wasn’t just about him, he prepared the people to be in charge in his absence, Freeman said.
IPS scholars James Early and Netfa Freeman talk about how new diplomatic relations with Cuba give us a chance to see the response from the Cuban people and move forward in the battle to end the embargo.
Cuba stands at a historic crossroads: playground for the rich or isolated Communist backwater. Can it find a third path?
IPS Board Member James Early and Alex Main delve into the risk-benefit analysis of Cuba opening up to the United States
The Obama administration has concluded deals with Iran and Cuba. Will North Korea round out the trifecta?
An interview with a member of the Cuban 5, Gerardo Hernandez.
John Dinges on Cuba-US relations: “I’m optimistic”. An interview with John Dinges on Cuba-US relations. Originally in Spanish, with English translation from IPS.
Despite its improving relations with Havana, Washington’s ultimate goal for the island remains regime change.
Program host Jorge Gestoso interviews Manuel Pérez-Rocha about the current state of US-Latin American relations in light of the upcoming Summit of the Americas, slated later this week in Panama City.