The United States of America has maintained an embargo against Cuba since 1960. This embargo has not brought the change that US wanted and has served to keep an island nation somewhat impoverished. Is it time to lift the embargo with Cuba and turn the page on that relationship? Cuba has resorts, beaches and sugar cane. Cuba has a socialized medicine system. Since the fall of the Soviet Union, Cuba has suffered greatly. The closest neighbor of the Island nation continuing to block trade with them. The country is rich with culture. Boxing and baseball are popular sports.