SFS ON TOPIC: CUBA

SFS faculty and students discuss Obama’s decision to open diplomatic relations with Cuba.

This is a collection of those stories.

 

Shadows of History on the Future of U.S.-Cuban Relations
E
ric Gettig, PhD candidate in History Department, Georgetown University, America’s Quarterly, December 23, 2014

 

What The Change In U.S.-Cuba Relations Might Mean For Food

Yoani Sanchez, ISD Yahoo Fellow, quoted for NPR, December 18, 2014

 

Goliath Opens His Wallet

Yoani Sanchez, ISD Yahoo Fellow, for The New York Times, December 18, 2014

 

Yesterday Was a Defeat for America and Cuba

Yoani Sanchez, ISD Yahoo Fellow, for Slate, December 18, 2014

 

Putting Cuban human rights violations in some context

Erik Voeten for The Washington Post, December 18, 2014

 

New Era For Cuba?  Voices from Miami and Havana

Yoani Sanchez, ISD Yahoo Fellow, quoted for NPR, December 18, 2014

 

Cuba’s Castro has given little and gained a lot, analyst says

Mark Lagon for Deutsche Welle, December 18, 2014

 

Dissident Cuban Blogger Welcomes Move to End Embargo

Yoani Sanchez, ISD Yahoo Fellow, quoted in The New York Times, December 17, 2014

 

Can Obama lift Cuba embargo alone?

Mark Lagon quoted for The Hill, December 17, 2014

 

Opening relations with Cuba also makes the U.S. less isolated

Erik Voeten for The Washington Post, December 17, 2014

 

Obama gives the Castro regime in Cuba an undeserved bailout

Yoani Sanchez, ISD Yahoo Fellow, quoted for The Washington Post, December 17, 2014

 

Lifting US Sanctions On Cuba Has Economic Perks But Isn’t A Boon For Trade, Analysts Say

Mark Lagon quoted for International Business Times, December 17, 2014

 

Has D-Day Arrived?

Yoani Sanchez, ISD Yahoo! Fellow, 14ymedio.com, December 17, 2014

 

The Arts and the State: Promoting Music in a State-Run Economy

Sankalp Gowda (BSFS ’15), Studied Abroad Spring 2014 at the University of Havana in Havana, Cuba.  Berkley Center Blog Post, April 24, 2014.

 

Cuba’s Economic Transition

Sankalp Gowda (BSFS ’15), Studied Abroad Spring 2014 at the University of Havana in Havana, Cuba.  Berkley Center Blog Post, February 12, 2014.