Pope Visit To Cuba

GUESTS: Christopher Hunt Journalist Author, Waiting for Fidel [Houghton-Mifflin, 1998] Maria de los Angeles Torres Professor of Political Science, DePaul Univ, Chicago, IL Pope John Paul is in Cuba — it's the first papal visit since Fidel Castro declared his socialist revolution in the early sixties. Cuba's going all out to welcome the pope .... Castro is urging Cubans to attend the pope's public appearances and masses around the island. Join host Ray Suarez for a discussion about this historic papal visit and why it's important to the government, the Catholic Church and Cubans ...on the next Talk of the Nation, from NPR News.

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