The recent Summit of the Americas in Panama fulfilled for many of its Latin American participants the long dreamed-of function of the event, to harmonize the hemisphere by ending the mini Cold War between the United States and Cuba.  This meant, Al Jazeera America correspondent David Ariosto told KSFR's Dave Marash on HERE AND THERE, that to most of the people in the hall, as President Barack Obama and Raul Castro shook hands, that it felt like, not just another political grip and grin, but history. 

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