Communism in Cuba. HOW WELL IS IT WORKING?. Who is Fidel Castro?. He was born to a wealthy family and received a law degree. He disliked the political and corporate influences of the U.S. in Cuba. Other children picked on him because of his childhood. He got involved in politics in college.
Communism in Cuba
HOW WELL IS IT WORKING?
Shoes- 500 pesos ($25)
Bunch of Bananas/Avocados-40 pesos
1 Liter of Cooking Oil-54 pesos ($2)
Taxi ride through the city- 10 pesos (workers earn 18 pesos/day)
White Sugar3 pounds
Dark Sugar3 pounds
Milk (under 7)1 Liter/day
Eggs*12 (only Sept-Dec)
Meat is distributed every 15 days and rotated:
Beef- ½ pound per person
Chicken -1 pound per person