Rosamaria Loures is a contributor on Mongabay.
Sarah Sax is an journalist with over 3 years experience reporting on environmental issues around the world. She has experience in TV and production and previously worked for VICE News Tonight on HBO's climate desk. Sarah has a masters in environmental science, and has spent almost 10 years researching the nexus of forests, agriculture, and land rights.
Withholding assistance at this critical time indicates to Cubans, Cuban Americans and the world that the Biden Administration is not really interested in the well-being of the Cuban people, despite statements to the contrary.