Things may be about to change in Cuba...
But what was it like in the past for Americans trying to promote diplomacy there?
James Cason (CAY-son) is currently the mayor of Coral Gables, Florida.
But in the early 2000's, he was the chief of mission at the U.S. Interests Section in Havana.
Host Alex Cohen talks to James about what Cuba was like a decade ago.
Click no the blue player to listen to the interview.