Listen Yankee The Revolution in Cuba Author:C. Wright Mills This is an unusual book to be published in teh United States at this time. — It goes against much of what has been written about Castro and the Cuban revolution in the popular press. — It makes serious criticisms about the way the Eisenhower administration has been handling the Cuban situation. — In states the ideals and programs of the Cuban revol... more »utionaries, and shows why - as the people of Cuba see us - "Yankee" stands for support of dictatorships, "dollar diplomacy," and opposition to national independence and economic prosperity for Cubans.
Whether or not we like the fact of the Cuban revolution, LISTEN YANKEE presents facts and viewpoints that Americans need to know. What has happened in Cuba is a probable forecast of what will happen in the rest of Latin America. If we continue to make the same mistakes that we have in Cuba, the consequences for the United States will be serious indeed.« less