It was entitled “The travels of Gulliver, Jr.” and published in the Tribuna de la Havana (Havana Tribune) weekly, also known as the “Periodical of Cuba’s capital.” 

An opinion column written by Alexander Alvarez Ricardo and published Oct. 24 has provoked Cuban journalists and social media users to speculate over the text’s significance, which many believe is in reality a piece criticizing Antonio Castro Soto del Valle, Fidel Castro’s youngest son.

Turkish magazine Gala photographed Castro Soto del Valle in June as he spent his summer vacation in the famous tourist enclave of Bodrum. 

“Thanks to his father, Gulliver, Jr. travels quite frequently. He appears as a giant enjoying himself on the Mediterranean coast, or as a dwarf adventuring through life without any problem, thanks to his visa. He sets sail to compare whether the skies of other lands are as intensely blue as those of his own. Sailing on his father’s fleet is a hereditary privilege,” reads the text’s opening paragraph. The article has sparked a debate on social media despite the fact that no names are mentioned and the writing has a cryptic tone...



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