Fidel Castro is the political leader of Cuba in the years of 1959 to 2008. He created a one-party government for dictatorial control over all aspects of Cuba's political, economical, and cultural life.
The Upper and Middle classes felt betrayed by Castro and then immigrated to the United States. Educational and Health services were free under Castro also every citizen was guaranteed employment.
Fidel Castro is Power and Authority in the eight themes of history because he created a communist party for the people of cuba. Fidel Castro also made a deal with Venezuela free health care for them and the Cubans get free oil.
“Nobody should be under the illusion that the people of this dignified and selfless country will renounce the glory, the rights, or the spiritual wealth they have gained with the development of education, science and culture." -Fidel Castro
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