Posts Tagged: U.S.-Cuba relations
Trump is rewarding his right-wing Cuban backers by making it harder for Biden to reopen relations.
Biden can immediately reverse some of Trump's most disastrous decisions. And each one can set the stage for broader progressive foreign policy initiatives.
It's unlikely the administration has either the will or the means to roll back the full suite of Obama-era reforms.
In one fell swoop, President Obama could erase the stain of Guantanamo and make major headway on normalization with Cuba.
2015 had more than its share of bad news. But it also saw groundbreaking victories on climate, marriage equality, the drug war, and diplomacy.
Obama's made a lot of Faustian bargains over the last seven years. But given his likely successors, what we got over the last two terms may be as good as it gets.
Despite its improving relations with Havana, Washington's ultimate goal for the island remains regime change.
Before Obama's State of the Union address falls out of the news cycle, here are the foreign policy tidbits you need to remember.
Instead of encouraging Cuban doctors to defect, the United States should be working with them to stop the spread of Ebola.
Presidential hopefuls are dusting off tired arguments about Cuba as a national security threat.