Fidel Castro led a communist revolution that took over Cuba in the late 1950s. Many Cubans fled to Florida and later attempted to invade Cuba and overthrow Castro. This Bay of Pigs invasion failed.
The student will apply social science skills to understand the United States’ foreign policy during the Cold War era by d) evaluating and explaining how policy changes impacted the United States’ relationships in Latin America;
Confrontation between the United States and Cuba