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Bay of Pigs
Bay of Pigs news and analysis from The Nation
April 17, 2015
April 17, 1961: US-Backed Guerrillas Invade Cuba via the Bay of Pigs
“If they fail,”
warned many months in advance, “the United States will lose face in an almost irreparable way.”
March 23, 2015
Covering the island has been a central concern for
since the beginning—producing scoops, aiding diplomacy, and pushing for a change in policy.
December 17, 2014
Détente With Cuba: Just About Freaking Time
The history of US-Cuban relations in the last fifty-five years is the history of the loss of American prestige.