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Who is Camilo Cienfuegos?

The Plaza de Revolución is one of those iconic Havana landmarks. It’s where Castro addresses the Cuban people during his political rallies and where Pope Francis held mass during his papal visit to Cuba. 515 palabras más


Fidel (Habana 19)

How could I write about Havana without referencing the man who emerged from the communist revolution that overthrew the Batista dictatorship to become a dictator in his own right for the following 50 years? 485 palabras más



We did and saw so much in Havana that all I wrote that night was a point form list and it still took up a whole page! 1.141 palabras más


Camilo Cienfuegos: Un comunista que murió a tiempo

    En todos los libros que he leído y en declaraciones que he oído se continua acusando a Raúl Castro de la muerte de Camilo Cienfuegos por diferencias ideológicas, especialmente en el caso del Comandante Huber Matos. 1.364 palabras más

CAMILO CIENFUEGOS (Vas bien, Fidel) _ 0607

Camilo Cienfuegos Gorriarán ; February 6, 1932 – October 28, 1959) was a Cuban revolutionary born in Lawton, Havana. Raised in an anarchist family that had left Spain before the Spanish Civil War, he became a key figure of the Cuban Revolution, along with Fidel Castro, Che Guevara, Juan Almeida Bosque, and Raúl Castro. 104 palabras más


What do I already know about my driving question?

What do I already know about my driving question?

-My driving question: How do people (from revolutions) become recognized as ‘heroes’ or ‘villains’ by different perspectives and/or time periods? 110 palabras más

100 Fires

100 fires
(for Camilo Cienfuegos)
February 6, 1932 – October 28, 1959

we fight today
so we can dance tomorrow

we reject this history that marginalizes us… 155 palabras más