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Cuba normalization a win-win
Cuba normalization a win-win

I am extremely happy to hear the good news announced by President Barack Obama that our country will establish normal diplomatic relations with Cuba ("Turning a page on Cuba," Dec. 17). I was a student at the University Of Miami in the late 1960s approximately 10 years after the Cuban Revolution. By that time, many Cuban exiles had settled in Miami. Many were professionals who were unable to work in their chosen fields due to licensing and language issues. They had to reinvent themselves in order to support their families. At that time, there were no state colleges in Dade County so many Cuban exiles made sacrifices in order to send their children to the University of Miami,...