Cuba’s New Now

November 8, 2012

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Until the 1959 ouster of dictator Fulgencio Batista, Cuba’s legislature convened in the domed Capitolio building in Havana. Today it’s a symbol of a prerevolutionary Cuba that no one under the age of 50 experienced. © Paolo Pellegrin/National Geographic

Hour 2:           What has changed in Cuba since Fidel Castro ostensibly stepped away from power and are the changes happening fast enough for the Cuban people? We’ll talk this hour with National Geographic Magazine [2] contributor Cynthia Gorney [3], whose story “Cuba’s New Now” appears in the current issue of the magazine.

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[1] Image: http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/2012/11/new-cuba/pellegrin-photography

[2] National Geographic Magazine: http://ngm.nationalgeographic.com/

[3] Cynthia Gorney: http://journalism.berkeley.edu/faculty/gorney/

[4] Download: http://podcastdownload.npr.org/anon.npr-podcasts/podcast/77/510036/164752274/KERA_164752274.mp3

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