TITLE

Castro's new revolution

AUTHOR(S)
Robinson, L.
PUB. DATE
June 1991
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;6/24/91, Vol. 110 Issue 24, p38
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the new revolution of Cuba's leader, Fidel Castro. Volunteerism has always been a trademark of Castro's do-it-yourself revolution; Cubans now have to give so much under such difficult circumstances; Cuba can no longer depend on its socialist allies for food; More than 100,000 Cubans have volunteered to plant and harvest their country's crops; Every sector of Cuba's economy is suffering; Predictions of how things in Cuba will suffer. INSET: The Miami to Moscow shuttle..
ACCESSION #
9106240975

 

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