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This week was the 58th anniversary of the Communist Revolution in Cuba. However, it was not really a celebration of communism. Cuba has been trying to implement capitalist reforms in their efforts to spur economic growth.
Cuba Encourages Capitalism While Marking the 58th Anniversary of the Start of Communism
Castro Offers a Wave at Cuban Fete, but, Again, No Speech
On a slightly related note, a possible way to ease US-Cuba relations might be 'baseball diplomacy,' similar to the 'ping pong diplomacy' that eased tensions between China and the US in the 1970s.
A Long Time Coming: Cuba-U.S. Sports Exchanges