April 1961: “The Bay of Pigs” a show from 2011 with Humberto Fontova, author

As my parents recall, much of Cuba was buzzing on this day 56 years ago about an invasion… my own father went into hiding for a few hours because of massive arrests… a missed opportunity is what many in their generation continue to say…

We recorded this chat with Humberto Fontova in 2011, or the 50th anniversary…

we discussed the preparations and the invasion itself…

of course, we salute and remember the courage of the men of Brigada 2506…

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