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    Cuba’s history, the Cuban revolution. The factors that caused the revolution and the main events during changed the lives of Cuba’s people as well as North Americans. Cuba was a poor, uneducated, country controlled by a brutal dictator in 1953. The attack on the Moncoda barracks and other confrontations caused the people of Cuba to react – storming the presidential palace and rioting. Castro and his men were starting to win against Batista’s despite the numbers. After the revolution Fidel Castro took

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    database. The works selected using the search terms Cuba, revolution, and policy change. The search contained filters in order to produce results for peer reviewed articles only. The search reveled titles such as Continuity and Change in Cuba at 50 by Carlos Alzugaray Treto. This piece takes a look at the retirement of Fidel Castro by considering the changes that the country will face in the economic and political arenas. The successful revolution to overthrow the former dictator is how Fidel Castro came

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    in the years that followed because of the Cuban revolution. The oxford dictionary defines art as the expression or application of human creative skill and imagination, typically in a visual form such as painting or sculpture, producing works to be appreciated primarily for their beauty or emotional power, as well as the branches of creativity, such as painting, music, and dance. Art and its many different forms were heavily influenced by the Cuban Revolution. Artists find inspirations for their works

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    The Cuban Revolution, as Fidel Castro proclaimed in January 1959, was a true revolution; it had profoundly impacted the very economic, social and political foundations of the nation of Cuba and with that a new society was forged. Being one of the most major political events of the twentieth century, it was a dramatic chapter in the Cold War. Wherein the improbable overthrow of the oppressive U.S-backed dictatorship of Fulgencio Batista by a band of young Communist guerillas and intellectuals otherwise

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    The revolution itself was a heroic moment, but the implications it had made it even more important. During that time there were a lot of industries and railroads since Cuba was the largest cigar and sugar cane producer. There was an increase in the levels of tourism and the economy was flourishing. The United States had been interested in Cuba during the 19th century for its fertile land and its strategic location. In 1823, President Monroe made a declaration stating that Europeans could no longer

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    Cuban Revolution Topic: Cuban Revolution Question: How significant was the Cuban Revolution? Thesis: It was significant because it affected many countries and states including the U.S. Sixty-two years, on July 26, 1953, Fidel Castro joined a rebel force with aircraft systemized to overthrow Cuban dictator Fulgencio Batista. Castro, a young lawyer and activist, has been linked to the highest ranks of the Popular Party of Cuba and has been chosen as a candidate as delegate of the party in the House

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    Second Declaration of Havana and Postcolonialism A major part of the political rhetoric that was given by the leaders of the Cuban Revolution, and in particular Fidel Castro relate to a study of literature called post-colonial theory. To understand the political rhetoric used in Cuban Revolution, and some of the other Latin American revolutions in the first phase of revolutions in the 1960s, there has to be an understanding of the postcolonial idea. Postcolonial theories engage with historical experiences

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    the everyday life and struggles of women during and after the Cuban Revolution. Looking at a lot of the sources available from the Cuban Revolution it is clear to see that women played a crucial role in the revolution. But most of the secondary sources that I have found surround three specific women, Haydée Santamaría, Celia Sanchez and Vilma Espín. These revolutionaries played a crucial role in shaping the outcome of the Cuban Revolution while also advancing feminism and gender equality. By looking

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         Fidel Castro, inspired by José Martí who first dreamt of a Cuban Revolution who died a martyr before he could succeed, wanted to overthrow the corrupt government under Fulgencio Batista. Castro gathered an army of revolutionaries known as the Fidelistas who were driven by nationalism, idealism, patriotism, and the thought of possibly becoming a martyr, a historical glory of Cuba. The result of this revolution in Cuba was an overthrow of the government and the start of a Communist state

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    architecture. But underneath the surface, was a revolution ready to burst through the Cuban people they just needed the right person to lead them. Cuba at this time was run by a Political Dictator named Fulgencio Batista. Fulgencio Batista was elected President of Cuba between 1940 and 1940. In 1952 Batista declared that constitutional guarantees and the right to strike will be suspended. He became a dictator with absolute power over Cuba. Batista turned the Cuban capital of Havana into one of the largest

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