“Do not shoot! I am Che Guevara and worth more to you alive than dead.”
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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.