Castros Step Back from Cuba

Castros Step Back from Cuba

Top of Mind with Julie Rose - Radio Archive, Episode 796 , Segment 1

Episode: Castros Step Back from Cuba, Rivers Are Getting Saltier, "Stone Man Disease"

  • Apr 23, 2018 11:00 pm
  • 20:58 mins

Guest: Evan Ward, PhD, Professor of History, Brigham Young University For nearly 60 years, one name has been synonymous with the Caribbean island – Castro. First, Fidel and then his brother, Raul. But this week, for the first time since Marxist revolutionaries swept to power in 1959, a non-Castro is in charge. His name is Miguel Diaz-Canel and his ascension in Cuba marks a turning point on several fronts.