Cuba’s Jews Survived Fidel Castro’s Rule — Now They Face Life Without Him

Cuba’s Jews Survived Fidel Castro’s Rule – Now They Face Life Without Him

Fidel Castro died Saturday at age 90. The former Cuban strongman was nothing if not a controversial figure – a socialist hero to some, a heartless dictator to many others. His relationship to the island’s small Jewish community – now just 1,500, down from a peak of 15,000 – was also far from clear-cut.