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Through out history almost every nation in the world has experienced a revolution A revolution can be simply defined as a change When a country undergoes a revolution its ideals that it once believed in are being transformed Sometimes revolutionaries act intellectually yet others may respond physically through destruction Some may be peaceful some short lasting and some pointless Historians do argue on identifying whether a revolution has occurred Revolutions usually follow a break in the nations events are directed by a hero have an ideology and belief system and use symbols or tools to get its points across to the people Cuba and its leader today Fidel Castro have their own roots in a revolution that took place only some forty years ago The causes of the Revolution itself lay behind the military dictatorship of General Batista The overthrow of the June 1952 elections by Batista indirectly led to the Cuban Revolution With this event the weakness behind Cubas politics was revealed to the people Their economy also fluctuated between high and low profits Because Cuba after the destruction of land in Europe in WWII had the most sugar production in the world small farm owners prospered Yet because sugar was the only major crop they produced Cubans suffered when economies in other nations prospered This in turn resulted in unemployment in the cities With these circumstances Cubans showed more oppression to their government and soon began to be rebellious However Batista jailed exiled executed and used terror and threats of violence against all the challenges he faced The people became even more unsatisfied until finally a rupture occurred While earning a doctorate of law in Havana Fidel Castro began to participate in student protests against Batistan polices Castro housed weapons and prepared his supporters in the university campus in Havana He organized a surprise attack on the Moncada barracks in the Oriente Province on July 26 1953 where Batistas military stayed
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