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How the battle over Elián González helped change U.S. Cuba policy

How the battle over Elián González helped change U.S. Cuba policy

Polls after Elián showed growing Cuban-American support for changes in Washington’s Cuba policy. And that’s played a large role – maybe the largest role – in bringing us where we are now: President Obama’s historic normalization of relations with Cuba, which were severed in 1961.

Mesa Redonda is 15 — and still on the air

Mesa Redonda is 15 — and still on the air

Mesa Redonda (Round Table), Cuban television’s evening program of news, commentary and advocacy, on Tuesday (Dec. 16) marked its 15th anniversary with the participation of the young man whose saga prompted its creation: Elián González.

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