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Fidel Castro and the United States press

John P. Wallach

Fidel Castro and the United States press

by John P. Wallach

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Published by Cuban American National Foundation in Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Castro, Fidel, -- 1926-,
  • Journalism -- Political aspects -- United States,
  • Reporters and reporting -- United States,
  • Press and politics -- United States,
  • Cuba -- Politics and government -- 1959-1990

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby John P. Wallach.
    SeriesCuban American National Foundation, Cuban-American National Foundation, Inc. (Series) -- 20
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsF1788.22C3 W34 1987
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 p. --
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16801537M

    Kennedy vs. Castro. A Research Guide by Manny Paula. Introduction. The scenario involving Cuba in the early s presented a unique point in the Cold War. Cuba, the small island only 90 miles off the coast of the United States, was led by a dictator named Fidel Castro. With the disintegration of the Soviet Union and international socialism, Cuba now finds itself isolated as the United States continues to press for its economic and political collapse. How Fidel Castro sees Cuba's plight and what he hopes to do about it emerge from this account of a unique conference held in Havana in The meeting brought together participants in the Cuban .

    Most press comment in the United States early in thought much the same. There was, of course, some expressed hostility to the new Cuba in the United States, and Castro exploited it to strengthen his position with the reawakened Cuban public opinion. A Study of Fidel Castro: Motives Behind the Cuban Revolutionary Introduction His name is a familiar one across the globe, though the reactions to his name differ quite tremendously across the range. The United States, along with a variety of other countries across the globe, hold contempt for Fidel : April Ann McDermott.

    Liberals and many radicals, such as Robert Scheer and Maurice Zeitlin in their book Cuba: Tragedy in Our Hemisphere, thought that Fidel Castro’s adoption of Communism with a capital “C” was a mere reaction to the foreign policies of the United States. That seemed to assume that the minds of the revolutionary leaders were blank slates. Cuba, Castro, and the United States. [Pittsburgh]: University of Pittsburgh Press c (OCoLC) Online version: Bonsal, Philip W. (Philip Wilson), Cuba, Castro, and the United States. [Pittsburgh] University of Pittsburgh Press [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Fidel Castro; Fidel Castro; Fidel Castro: Material Type.


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Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz (American Spanish: [fiˈðel aleˈxandɾo ˈkastɾo ˈrus]; 13 August – 25 November ) was a Cuban communist revolutionary politician, a Marxist–Leninist and Cuban nationalist. Castro governed the Republic of Cuba as First Secretary of the Communist Party of Cuba from untilPrime Minister from to and then as President Awards: Nishan-e-Pakistan, The "Fidel Castro Reader" is the latest from Ocean Press, a great resource for Leftist, revolutionary writings from Latin America.

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Fidel Castro appears on NBC’s “Meet the Press” on Ap (Associated Press).Author: Carlos Lozada. Fidel Castro () President of Cuba, communist revolutionary, and implacable foe of U.S. foreign policy, Fidel Castro began his life on a sugar plantation in eastern Cuba.

The son of wealthy, landowning Cubans, Castro attended several Catholic preparatory schools before entering the University of Havana in the late s. Fidel Castro, the fiery apostle of revolution who brought the Cold War to the Western Hemisphere in and then defied the United States for nearly half a century as Cuba’s maximum leader.

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He worked as a teacher and university professor in New York until his death in   Fidel Castro's prestige at home and abroad continues to decline. In the comparatively near future the Cuban people may be confronted with real political choices and the United States may once again have to deal with the question of relations with by: Read the full-text online edition of The United States, Cuba, and Castro: An Essay on the Dynamics of Revolution and the Dissolution of Empire ().

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