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Relishing the Idea of a Post-Castro Cuba
MEET THE FORREST GUMP OF CUBAN COMMUNISM, Óscar Espinosa Chepe. Like the character played by Tom Hanks in the 1994 film, Chepe has spent the past half-century having the good (as well as the bad) fortune of being wherever the action is.
A proud, upright figure, Chepe was a young guerrilla leader in Fidel Castro’s army when the rebels came out of the mountains and…