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Welcome sign in sign up. You can enter multiple addresses separated by commas to send the article to a group; to send to recipients individually, enter just one address at a time. Castro's Revolution from the September 30, issue. To say that Cuba before the revolution had one of the highest per capita incomes in Latin America is to say very little indeed, if one is familiar with per capita incomes in Latin America. But what are the facts so far as Cuba is concerned? Before the revolution, they led a miserable life; were employed for no more than four months out of the year as cutters during the harvest; they and their families endured the rest of the time on the edge of starvation.