Unsound excuses


Heavy equipment outside the US Embassy in Havana, between hurricanes

People have been asking me to write more about our recovery from Hurricane Irma, and I will, but first I want to say something about the other storm – the political one that blew through on Friday when Rex Tillerson announced that the State Department would be withdrawing all non-essential staff from the US Embassy in Havana, and urged Americans not to travel here, due to health problems resulting from mysterious alleged “acoustic attacks” on US diplomats. Continue reading “Unsound excuses”