Global X is a new podcast by Global Exchange, where travel and politics intersect. Each episode highlights a different country around the world, diving into a recent political or social development in that country and bringing you unique stories from people on the ground.
Episode 2 – 8/24/17 | In our second inaugural podcast episode we continue our discussion around Cuba, Trump’s changes in US-Cuba policy, and what these changes mean for US travelers and ordinary Cubans. Global Exchange’s Cuba Program Directors, Leslie Balog and Drea Hightower, are in the studio.
Episode 1 – 8/23/17 | For our inaugural podcast episode we’re talking about Cuba. First, we discuss recent changes in US-Cuba policy, as announced by President Trump in June, and what that means for US travelers and ordinary Cubans. Then, we welcome in a very special guest to our studio visiting from Cuba, Mirna Dickson. Mirna runs an organization in Havana called MirArte DiaDia, which uses art as a vehicle for advancing social justice in Cuba.