“Cuba's communist leadership has long cast itself as David standing up to the US Goliath and the crippling force of America's punitive trade and travel embargo. Now they have a problem: If Barack Obama follows through on campaign promises to ease restrictions on the island, he could chip away at the Castro brothers' best case for staying in power.”
An optimistic assessment on possible changes in US-Cuban relations from Anita Snow, who has been Havana bureau chief for Associated Press since 1999.
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).