Historian Helen Yaffe tells Alborada co-editor Nick MacWilliam how Cuba is resisting brutal US sanctions while maintaining its policy of healthcare internationalism.
Despite brutal US sanctions that have had a major impact on everyday life for its citizens, Cuba’s commitment to internationalism and anti-imperialism continues to burn brightly.
Helen is Senior Lecturer in Economic & Social History at the University of Glasgow. She’s the author of books such as Che Guevara: the Economics of Revolution and We Are Cuba: How a Revolutionary People Have Survived in a Post-Soviet World.
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