New York Times: 36 Hours in Havana. With Cuba's guarded openness to private enterprise grabbing hold, classic American cars and salsa singers now share the cityscape with new and inventive offerings in food, culture and nightlife.

ABC’s Good Morning America: The Death of Fidel Castro

New York Times: How an Alleged Sonic Attack Shaped U.S. Policy on Cuba. In 2016, diplomats at the U.S. embassy in Havana were mysteriously stricken. Was it an attack? There is no official explanation for it, but it has played a big role in America's current political disengagement with Cuba.


Millennial podcast creator Megan Tan teamed up with Hannah Berkeley Cohen in this four-part mini-series, tackling polarizing issues of the modern-day Cuban reality. Wet-Foot-Dry-Foot policy, the Cuban economy, black markets, gentrification, and everyday issues are all discussed. What does being in love mean in Cuba? What are Cuban youth taught in regards to dreaming big about their futures?

Sink your teeth into this four-part series to understand a bit of the complexities that together, make up Cuba today.