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William Leogrande

William M. LeoGrande is a professor of government at American University and the coauthor of Back Channel to Cuba: The Hidden History of Negotiations Between Washington and Havana, among other books.

Why It's Nearly Impossible To End the Cuba Embargo

Bill Clinton tried engaging Fidel Castro. After Havana shot down two U.S. planes, it all fell apart. By Peter Korbluh and William M. Leogrande