Trade and Travel Rules for Cuba Take Effect This Week

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The Obama Administration today announced new rules for travel to Cuba. They'll take effect tomorrow. Strictly speaking, they don't allow tourism in the traditional sense. But one long-time student of US-Cuba relations says the travel ban has basically come to an end — after more than 50 years. She's Julia Sweig, author of Cuba: What Everyone Needs to Know.

Credits

Guest:
Julia Sweig - University of Texas-Austin - @JuliaSweig

Host:
Warren Olney

Producers:
Katie Cooper, Evan George, Andrea Brody