In her Herald column today, Marifeli Perez-Stable discusses the lack of a healthy, hefty and far-reaching political center in Cuban political culture, and she notes with well-founded pride a project she led, where a task force at
It was a diverse group that shied away from no issue and addressed “national” in all its dimensions – within
How could reconciliation be accomplished? Many on both sides are not interested in it, not now, maybe not ever. One way to envision it is to wait for some future moment with a big commission and a big pronouncement, but that might require a long wait. What is attractive about ending travel restrictions – in both directions – is that it allows those Cubans who are interested to get started now.