The End of the Blockade Era?


Leaked news that Obama will be lifting travel restrictions to Cuba, with a move to also allow communications firms entry to the island's cell phone market.

This signals a potential tectonic shift in US/Cuba relations. I've long maintained that the quickest way to overthrow Communism in Cuba is just to normalize trade relations and let consumer demand on the island revolutionize the economy. Now that Fidel is on the sidelines this finally seems a political possibility.

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