Castro came from a large family, and not all of them agreed with the revolution. Fidel’s sister, Juanita Castro, never agreed with the regime that her brother had set up in Cuba. She gave shelter to Cuban opponents and worked with the US CIA. She spent her entire life in Florida, where a large group of Cuban exiles currently lives.
Che Guevara, the icon, who was he?
Revolutionary Che Guevara became a very significant personality for the Cuban nation. It may surprise you, but you can find an iconic photo of his slightly dreamed face almost everywhere. They sell it on postcards, you can get it on T-shirts, banknotes or flags. Who was he and why is he so important to the Cuban? Ernesto Che Guevara was a young Marxist revolutionary who stood firmly alongside Fidel Castro. Since he was young, he was involved in various political parties of extreme left-wing thinking. It is traced that it was he who significantly influenced Castro’s political direction.