Eyewitness accounts from Cuba of November 15th and beyond
Webinar Friday, November 26, 4 p.m. ET
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Ed Augustin, resident journalist, NY Times, The Nation, The Guardian
Rafael Hernandez, editor, Temas magazine
Rita McNiff, travel provider, Like a Cuban
William LeoGrande, American University
John McAuliff, Fund for Reconciliation and Development
Ed Augustin is a British journalist who has been based in Havana for 9 years. He writes for the Guardian, The New York Times and The Nation magazine. He broadcasts for NBC News.
William LeoGrande Associate Vice Provost for Academic Affairs, American UniversityProfessor of Government and a specialist in Latin American politics and U.S. foreign policy toward Latin America, Professor LeoGrande has been a frequent adviser to government and private sector agencies. He has written five books, including Our Own Backyard: The United States in Central America, 1977 – 1992. Most recently, he is coauthor of Back Channel to Cuba: The Hidden History of Negotiations between Washington and Havana. Previously, he served on the staffs of the Democratic Policy Committee of the United States Senate, and the Democratic Caucus Task Force on Central America of the United States House of Representatives. Professor LeoGrande has been a Council on Foreign Relations International Affairs Fellow, and a Pew Faculty Fellow in International Affairs. His articles have appeared in various international and national journals, magazines and newspapers. PhD, Syracuse University
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