Posts Tagged: castro

Fidel Castro: The Playboy Comandante

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The comandante produced ideological fantasies on a mass scale within the context of the Cold War which led to an exotic, sexy, and happy vision of Cuba.

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The Real Fidel

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In a flash nearly 200,000 Cuban refugees understood that we’d lost our homeland and had better get used to life en la Yuma. We packed for six weeks, and we stayed for six decades.

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Toad Hall

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A photo essay on Toad Hall 1971 to 1979. The first dance hall in the Castro, Toad Hall may be responsible in part for the influx of gays into the neighborhood during the seventies.

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