Editorial

After the Flag Flying – Where do We Stand?

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Yesterday was the first year anniversary of the opening of the American and Cuban embassies in each others’ capital cities.  This anniversary commemorated the re-establishment of diplomatic relations between the two nations.  But how slowly these things move. It was a ‘great moment’ in history when the United States and Cuba decided to abolish one of the last vestiges of the Cold War and restore diplomatic ties frozen for more than 50 years.  But it’s a slow process, somewhat akin to watching an iceberg melt.  The national flags flying over the embassies in Washington and Havana.  It’s a symbolic gesture without a doubt.  It signifies change, it signifies a moving forward.  Oh, but how slowly these things change. The United States and Cuba have made…

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