"I go for Obama ... Obama wants to look for a way to have relations, and that would be good for Cuba. To have a bit of hope is what we Cubans want."
Manuel Echevarria, described in this Reutersdispatch as a 55-year-old hospital supervisor, speaking about the future of relations between Cuba and the US. Or perhaps just wishing there were US-style primaries in Cuba ...
Welcome to the blog of my new book, Child of the Revolution: Growing up in Castro's Cuba, which is published in Australia and New Zealand by Allen & Unwin.
The book is now available in the UK, Canada and the US, and in Brazil (in Portuguese).