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No, That’s Not Fidel Castro Holding Justin Trudeau As a Baby

This photo of Fidel Castro holding a baby went viral back in 2015, when Justin Trudeau was first elected the Prime Minister of Canada. Numerous websites claimed that the baby was Justin Trudeau. And now that Castro has died, we’re seeing the photo spreading far and wide yet again. But that’s not Justin Trudeau. It’s actually his late brother Michel. Read More >>

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The CIA Wanted to Kill Fidel Castro by Giving Him a Diving Suit Laced With Tuberculosis

It’s no secret that the US government wanted to kill Fidel Castro many times over the years. But there’s a crazy story about a possible CIA assassination attempt that I’d never heard before: Giving Castro a diving suit that would be contaminated with tuberculosis. Read More >>

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The AP Deleted Fidel Castro Images That Were Altered to Remove a Hearing Aid

Fidel Castro is 87 years old, so it shouldn't come as a huge surprise that he wears a hearing aid—but that didn't stop AP contributors photoshopping the device out of images of the ex-Cuban President. Read More >>