Our Opinions

November 2015
The Obama administration has repeatedly said that the Cuban Adjustment Act — CAA — is not up for negotiation with the Cuban government, much to the chagrin of their counterparts in Havana.
October 2015
"Necessity is the mother of all invention" goes the old proverb, and few countries in the world have tested its saliency quite like Cuba. A suffocating half-century mix of communist socio-economic policies and blanket U.S. sanctions have forged a people for whom the need to "resolver" - improvising solutions by repurposing the scarce resources around you - has become more than just a way of life. It is arguably the only way most of them are able to create value in their society.