Fidel and Mr. Smith

Lane, Charles
March 1996
New Republic;3/25/96, Vol. 214 Issue 13, p6
Comments on the views of writer Wayne Smith about the government of Cuban President Fidel Castro. Efforts of Smith to protect the international image of Castro; Defect of the view of liberals that opening trade relations between the U.S. and Cuba could led to rise of democracy in Cuba; Discussion on the foreign policy of the U.S. toward Cuba.


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