Get a glimpse of what American tourists used to experience before Fidel Castro’s revolutionaries took control in 1959.
Tania Bruguera’s “Untitled (Havana, 2000)” is recreated, with a tunnel, nude bodies and videos of Fidel Castro. The work asks questions about history and politics.
Despite what the internet seems to think
(AP Photo/LM Otero) Community Council health-care navigator Fidel Castro Hernandez speaks with U.S. resident Maria Ana Pina and her son, Roberto, as she signs up for the Affordable Care Act in Dallas on December 27, 2017. Capital & Main is...Show More Summary
This seems to be a period for dictators’ children, one of my shticks. Last week, Fidel Castro Jr. died, and I had an article about him, here. Today, I read this in the New York Times: The only sister of the North Korean leader, Kim Jong-un,...Show More Summary
On the homepage today, I have a piece about Fidel Castro Jr., who died last week at the age of 68. He had a turbulent life, as you can imagine. His mother was Mirta Díaz-Balart, aunt to my friend Lincoln, the former congressman (and to Mario, the current congressman). Show More Summary
Fidel "Fidelito" Castro Díaz-Balart, the eldest son of former Cuban President Fidel Castro, took his own life on Thursday, the island's state-run media reported. He was 68 years old and had suffered from depression in recent months, according to the government website Cubadebate.... Show More Summary
HAVANA (AP) — Fidel Castro's oldest son was mourned in Cuba on Friday after the unusually public announcement of his suicide following a long depression.
Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart - the eldest son of the late Cuban revolutionary leader - has committed suicide after months of treatment for depression. Lucy Fielder reports.
Official website Cubadebate says Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart took his life Thursday after months of treatment for a "deeply depressed state."
The eldest son of the late Cuban president Fidel Castro committed suicide on Thursday, state media reported. "Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, who had been treated by a group of doctors for several months due to deep depression, took his life this morning," Cuba's official newspaper Granma reported. Show More Summary
The eldest son of Fidel Castro, the late Cuban revolutionary leader, has taken his own life, according to state media. Fidel Ángel Castro Díaz-Balart, a nuclear scientist known as "Fidelito" - or Little Fidel - due to his resemblance to his father, was found dead in Havana on Thursday morning. Show More Summary
The eldest son of Fidel Castro, 68-year-old Fidel Angel Castro Diaz-Balart, committed suicide after a months-long treatment depression. Living in Cuba, Diaz-Balart, also knows as "Fidelito," was hospitalized for his depression but had...Show More Summary
Also: Fidel Castro's oldest son reportedly takes his life; oil from a sunken oil tanker in the East China Sea may be washing up in Japan; and thousands of possible Mayan structures are discovered.
Known as "Fidelito" or "Little Castro," he largely stayed out of the limelight. Cuban state media says he was being treated for depression at the time of his death.
Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, a nuclear physicist who studied in the former Soviet Union, had been treated for depression Fidel Castro Diaz-Balart, the son of the late Cuban revolutionary president Fidel Castro, killed himself on Thursday after being treated for months for depression, Cuban state-run media has reported. Show More Summary
HAVANA (AP) — The oldest son of late Cuban leader Fidel Castro killed himself on Thursday after months of treatment for depression, state media reported. He was 68.
WaPo reports.The product of his father’s first marriage, to Mirta Diaz-Balart, Fidelito was a symbol of the complexities of the Cuban experience after the revolution. After an acrimonious divorce from Fidelito’s mother, his famous father...Show More Summary
Cuba state media is reporting that the oldest son of late Cuban leader Fidel Castro has killed himself.