Sunday Cuba’s Council of State will name the island’s new president. Tuesday, an ailing Fidel Castro said he would not accept the post, ending his nearly fifty years of rule. A look at the interim leadership of his expected successor and brother, Raul Castro, and the U.S. response to changes in Cuba.

Guests

  • Frank Calzon executive director of the Center for a Free Cuba
  • Carlos M. Gutierrez Secretary of Commerce
  • David Adams Latin American correspondent, St. Petersburg Times
  • Philip Peters vice president, Lexington Institute

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