06/11/2015 04:32 pm ET | Updated Feb 02, 2016

How Mariela Castro Is Leading Cuba's LGBT Revolution

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HAVANA — Just over a year ago, María Caridad Jorge made a revelation that would have been unthinkable in the not-too-distant past. "I am lesbian and religious and I also want to be a [Communist Party] militant," she wrote in her autobiography.

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