“Do not shoot! I am Che Guevara and worth more to you alive than dead.”
WARNING: The images below may be disturbing because of their graphic nature.
This is the first exclusive interview with Major Ernesto “Che”, Che Guevara taken in 1964, Cuban Minister of Industries, seen and heard in the United States. Feeling that a portrait of the man who has been called “The power behind Castro,” “The architect of the Cuban Revolution,” “The top leftist in Cuba,” Che Guevara the man who may succeed Castro, would have meaning to the American people, ABC sent its cameras and Lisa Howard to Cuba for this filmed interview with Major Guevara in his offices in the Ministry of Industries in Havana.
Note: questions are in English, but Che Guevara is answer in Spanish, no translation.
Venezuelan investigative reporter David Placer will begin crowdfunding his investigative trip to Bolivia to unearth new information about the killing of Che Guevara. With access to previously unseen files about the death of Che Guevara, Placer believes he will be able to resolve unanswered questions on matters such as the treatment of the socialist guerrilla’s body. Read more
Former Cuban President Fidel Castro, 88, appeared in public “full of vitality” for the first time in more than a year on Monday, greeting a delegation of Venezuelans, official media reported on Saturday.
It was his first known appearance outside his home since Cuba in December agreed to normalize relations with the United States, Castro’s longtime adversary.
Official media showed images of a seated Castro shaking hands with the visiting Venezuelans through the window of his vehicle, wearing a baseball cap and a windbreaker.
This page is dedicated to ‘Benigno’ …. I am not a liberator.
They do not exist. The People liberate themselves.
In April 1957, also during an asthma attack, Che clashed with soldiers under the command of Sanchez Mosquera. Running out of ammunition, he barely made his way to shelter. “Asthma at first took pity and allowed me to run a few metres, then it took its revenge: my heart thumped as if it were ready to leap out of my chest. Suddenly I heard the crunch of branches but by now I couldn’t even force myself to run. But this time it was one of our new men, who had lost his way.
Three students have filed a lawsuit against Dixie State University in St. George, Utah, claiming their First Amendment rights were violated when flyers they made promoting their student club were censored by school officials.
The Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE) is assisting with the lawsuit, which was filed
this week against the university. Dixie State disapproved of promotional flyers by the student group Young Americans for Liberty (YAL), which negatively portrayed Presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, and Cuban revolutionary Che Guevara.
Chevolution is a 2008 documentary on the iconography of Guerrillero Heroico, the photograph of taken by Alberto Díaz Gutiérrez (a.k.a. Alberto Korda) in 1960 that has solidified the place of Che Guevara in the popular culture pantheon.
Che Geuvara’s death has included much controversy, when we came across this video, which is a reenactment of the final minutes of Che Guevara death and found it intriguing and wanted to share it with you.
He had a very interesting and fulfilling life, albeit short. This documentary about the end of his life is very noteworthy.
Please watch it and let us know what you think, Jon Lee Anderson is also interviewed in part of this. Viva la Revolucion! – Che Guevara Death.
For example, Nelson Mandela referred to him as “an inspiration for every human being who loves freedom” while Jean-Paul Sartre described him as “not only an intellectual but also the most complete human being of our age.”