On Sept. 28 at UNCA, Alina Fernandez, Fidel Castro’s daughter, shared a combination of her personal story and Cuba’s story to a room full of people standing and sitting anywhere they could fit. She talked about Fidel as the leader of the “hairy men on TV” that shouted slogans about change and visited her at night. When she grew up, her mother told her the “night visitor” was also her real father, and she said she was not surprised. She eventually fled the country as it became more impoverished.
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