Listen, Yankee!: Why Cuba Matters

Listen, Yankee!: Why Cuba Matters

Tom Hayden

Based on unparalleled entry to either Cuban and American officers, a ebook that provides clean perception into one among history's such a lot enigmatic relationships among nation-states—from one among America's best-known voices of political and social activism.

Listen, Yankee! offers an account of Cuban politics from Tom Hayden's precise place as an observer of Cuba and as a US progressive scholar chief whose efforts to mobilize political swap within the US reflected the unconventional transformation concurrently happening in Cuba.

Chapters are dedicated to the writings of Che Guevara, Régis Debray, and C. Wright generators; the Cuban missile drawback; the elements Underground; the assassination of JFK; the powerful old hyperlinks among Cuba and Africa; the Carter period; the Clinton period; the Cuban 5; Elián González; and the December 17, 2014 assertion of normalization by means of presidents Obama and Castro.

Hayden places the current second into historic context, and exhibits how we are ultimately discovering universal flooring to the benefit of Cubans and americans alike. 

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