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Ernesto Che Guevara

Ernesto Che Guevara
Location
Sierra Maestra, Cuba
Birthday
December 24
Title
Comandante
Company
July 26 Movement
Bio
I am the conscience of a lost generation. I come back to remind you of the things you have forgotten, of the beliefs you once had and the principles you once lived by. The world is dying, because you have become alienated from your own, true self.

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Salon.com
FEBRUARY 24, 2013 1:38PM

I have returned

 

I was recently abroad giving economic advice to Raul and Fidel Castro, and helping doctors treat Hugo Chavez.

Although I have been gone for many years, numerous people forget that I was trained as a doctor and that sometimes, only the hands of a true socialist surgeon can cleanse… Read full post »

As we protest the erosion of worker rights in Wisconsin, the increasing burdens upon the working and the middle classes and the increasing power and privilege of the global aristocracy, many Americans nevertheless gloat and fixate upon the royal wedding. Do they not see the hypocrisy in such actions?… Read full post »

Editor’s Pick
APRIL 26, 2011 5:29PM

Comrade Poopy Pants

 

My first year of college at SUNY Stony Brook was great. I loved the professionals who taught the political science and history courses there. Many worked in high-powered United Nations, U.S. Government or NGO positions in Manhattan and they taught us much from a blended synthesis of both the a… Read full post »

1. Pat Buchanan was pushed out of the Republican Party and encouraged, by various folks, to lead the Reform Party, because the GOP wished to do two things. First, they wished to ostracize paleo-conservatives like Buchanan, because he was against free trade and the Bush family. However, he had strong… Read full post »

APRIL 26, 2011 9:24AM

Why this Recession is Different

Many Panglossian folks out there think this is a normal, routine recession and that we will emerge from it, stronger than before, just as we did in the past after prior recessions. However, they forget that times change. Although history is certainly cyclical, it is also linear. Its true essence isRead full post »

APRIL 25, 2011 7:06PM

Lightpoles come Crashing Down

Last night at 2am, the light pole in front of my house fell down, for no reason at all.

The police said it had rusted, continuously, for over 15 years and nobody had treated or replaced it.

It made a horrible noise, glass all over the place. It hit… Read full post »

APRIL 14, 2011 9:24AM

The Totalitarian Two Step

We have a two party system and both parties stink. However, partisans of both parties are totally unaware of how much their own party stinks, because they are too busy focusing on how much the other party stinks.

 We are seeing a gradual erosion of democratic rights and freedoms in… Read full post »

APRIL 12, 2011 9:21PM

Capitalism and Cultural Degeneration

I have just read Daniel Bell's, "The Cultural Contradictions of Capitalism."

 It is clear that Western culture is not being destroyed by liberals and progressives. Far from it.

Our culture is being destroyed by the profit motive.

Look at Open Salon. Sex and stupidity appeal to uneducated uncou… Read full post »

I am only concerned with philosophy, ideology and truth, because these are necessary to create a socialist paradise.

 Petty interpersonal squabbles, flame-wars, dustups and similar personality nonsense violate socialist virtue.

As such, any OS writer who violates the principles of the revoluti… Read full post »

FEBRUARY 8, 2011 11:22AM

Black History Month and James Beckwourth

 

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 (Mass Grave of Native American Women, Killed by Americans)

As somebody of partial Native American extraction (I am Mexican and my grandma was a full-blooded Kickapoo and my Grandfather was Mexican), I am sometimes saddened during Black History Month.

I thin… Read full post »

JANUARY 11, 2011 2:48PM

Marxism and Banks

  

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"By means of the banking system the distribution of capital as a special business, a social function, is taken out of the hands of the private capitalists and usurers. But at the same time, banking and credit thus become the most effective means of driving capitalist productionRead full post »

JANUARY 7, 2011 3:09PM

Viva la RevoluciĆ³n

“If you tremble with indignation at every injustice, then you are a comrade of mine.”

GuerrilleroHeroico

 “The beginnings will not be easy; they shall be extremely difficult. All the oligarchies' powers of repression, all their capacity for brutality and demagoguery will be placed at thRead full post »