October 2012
LISTEN HERE. For the first time in 50 years, the Cuban government has eased travel restrictions for its citizens. Please join us to discuss who may leave, for how long and what the new rules could signal about Cuba's future. Guests Tomas Bilbao, executive director, Cuban Study Group. Tom Gjelten, NPR national security correspondent and author of "Bacardi and the Long Fight for Cuba: The Biography of a Cause." Peter Brookes, senior fellow for national security affairs at the Heritage Foundation; former deputy assistant secretary of defense for Asian and Pacific affairs in the second Bush administration; author, "A Devil's Triangle: Terrorism, WMD and Rogue States." .
March 2012
April 2011
Cuba Study Group Executive Director Tomas Bilbao discusses the opening of the Communist Party of Cuba's VI Congress on Al Jazeera English on April 16, 2011..
September 2010
Cuba Study Group Executive Director Tomas Bilbao discusses the Cuban government's announcement that it will lay off half a million workers and expand self-employment licenses on CNN International's The Brief on September 14, 2010..

Economic reforms in Cuba

September 15, 2010

Cuba Study Group Executive Director Tomas Bilbao discusses Cuba's move to lay off half a million state workers and expand self-employment licenses on BBC World News on September 13, 2010.
August 2010
Cuba Study Group Executive Director discusses the prospects of lifting the U.S. ban on travel to Cuba with Bruce DePuyt of NewsTalk Channel 8..
Tomas Bilbao of the Cuba Study Group and Ninoska Perez Castellon of Radio Mambi discuss an expected announcement by the Obama Administration that it would expand travel to Cuba on CNN's Rick's List..
Cuba Study Group Executive Director Tomas Bilbao discusses Fidel Castro's August 8, 2010 speech to Cuba's National Assembly on CNN's Newsroom with Jim Acosta..
February 2010
A February 26, 2009 piece by CNN discussing efforts in the U.S. Congress to change U.S. sanctions toward Cuba..