Fidel Castro

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Cuban socialist leader who overthrew a dictator in 1959 and established a Marxist socialist state in Cuba (born in 1927)

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But the fight against these fidelista groups could no longer be defined in Cold War terms.
That's when the checks and balances of the Fidelista system kick in, in the shape of a Prime Minister who gets an investigation underway, three tough old ladies that are inspecting the books at the factory, and a veteran general of the revolution who, as Minister of the Interior, personally makes sure that the thieves at the plant get caught.
Alfredo Stroessner (1954-1989), the daily newspapers have gone back to using adjective-laden language more appropriate to the years of the Cold War (Red, Bolshevik, Marxist, Stalinist, Fidelista) to describe those who defend the democratic government overthrown on June 22 in an "impeachment" that lasted 270 minutes.
Within this partido fidelista, the PCC was responsible for administering the party-state bureaucracy and coordinating the mass organizations that organized, directed and channeled participation in Cuban society.
Sin embargo, al senor Silva se le acuso de delitos que no habia cometido y la unica verdad en aquel momento era que lo que existia era propaganda fidelista del gobierno al Rey de Espana y la incertidumbre de las gentes por la posibilidad de que de un momento a otro, se manifestara una rebelion autonomista en aquellos lugares.