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Che Guevara

Roque Planas

No More Che Guevara Shirts At Urban Outfitters

HuffingtonPost.com | Roque Planas | Posted 10.30.2012 | Latino Voices

Maybe they should just steer clear of guerrilla leaders.

LOOK: 10 Latino Rebels And Revolutionaries

The Huffington Post | Carolina Moreno | Posted 10.11.2012 | Latino Voices

Revered by some, reviled by others -- Ernesto “Che” Guevara continues to be one the most controversial figures in Latin American history. Tuesd...

An Open Letter to Urban Outfitters Regarding Their Che Guevara Merchandise

Thor Halvorssen | Posted 11.19.2012 | Business
Thor Halvorssen

We urge you to consider that the image of Guevara represents tyranny and repression for the millions of people who have suffered under communism.

No More Statues of Che

Matt Brady | Posted 09.16.2012 | World
Matt Brady

The Galway City Council scuttled plans to erect a statue to Ernesto "Che" Guevara, but the very idea is repulsive to those who know about Guevara's crimes.

Che's 'New Man' and Corruption in Cuba Today

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 08.06.2012 | World
Yoani Sanchez

The crusade against corruption displayed by Raul Castro keeps in suspense those who think they are protected by the lack of control and political will to end the illegalities.

'Evita' Star Ricky Martin Still Feels Stage Pangs

AP | JOHN CARUCCI | Posted 06.06.2012 | Latino Voices

NEW YORK — Ricky Martin commands the stage with an air of confidence, yet the Latin superstar admits to being self-conscious at times. "I'm sti...

Carlos Harrison

Irish "Che" Statue

HuffingtonPost.com | Carlos Harrison | Posted 03.01.2012 | Latino Voices

Two of Florida’s U.S. representatives are at war with Ireland –- at least with the city of Galway -- over its council’s plans to erect a statue...

Que Vivan Los Ridiculos

Luis Andre Gazitua | Posted 03.16.2012 | Latino Voices
Luis Andre Gazitua

I'm done beating the dead horse but for a company whose philosophy is to give the best to customers who expect the best -- because they are willing to pay for it -- you kind of look ridiculous.

El Che: The Crass Marketing of a Sadistic Racist

Michael Gonzalez | Posted 03.12.2012 | Media
Michael Gonzalez

There's something about Che Guevara that convinces older European men that they will become cooler through association with his "brand." We saw that again yesterday when Mercedes-Benz Chairman Dieter Zetsche launched a new car under a banner picture of Guevara.

How Much Weird News Do You Know? Take The Weekly Fark Quiz

Fark.com | Posted 10.26.2011 | Weird News

It was a weird week, but how much bizarre news do you know? Take the weekly Fark Quiz and see how smart you are about strange news....

Cuba's Dual Currency System Provides a Way to Cheat Shoppers

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 10.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

All around the hotels, now, one sees the elderly with their poverty-level pensions, showing a foreigner the "merchandise" of these shiny three-peso coins, with a beret and jacket-clad guerilla.

PHOTOS: Che Remembered in T-Shirt Form

Posted 10.22.2011 | Latino Voices

Argentine Marxist revolutionary, Ernesto “Che” Guevara, is famous not only for his role in the Cuban revolution but also for his role in college c...

More PR Shame: Associated Press Cooperates With Dictatorial Propaganda Machines

Thor Halvorssen | Posted 10.15.2011 | Media
Thor Halvorssen

Is any of the dark, undeniable reality of life under Castro mentioned in a single caption of the thousands of photographs offered by the AP? Not once. Castro, they repeat, is a "revolutionary hero."

In Cuba, Architectural Vindication

J. Michael Welton | Posted 10.02.2011 | Arts
J. Michael Welton

It traces its roots to an inspired conversation between victorious revolutionaries Che Guevara and Fidel Castro on an abandoned, suburban Havana golf course in January 1961. Those were heady days.

PHOTOS: World Figures Whose Bodies Were Exhumed

Posted 09.20.2011 | World

German authorities decided this week to remove Rudolf Hess's bones from their Bavarian resting place this week, after reports that the grave of Adolf ...

Diary Of An Icon: Che Guevara's Guerrilla Campaign Journal Published

Posted 08.15.2011 | World

HAVANA (AP) — Cuba has published revolutionary icon Ernesto "Che" Guevara's journal from the guerrilla campaign he fought with Fidel Castro. "Dia...

An Afternoon in Morón, Cuba (Photos)

Corinne McDermott | Posted 07.13.2011 | Travel
Corinne McDermott

We were afforded a relatively tourist-free glimpse into a real Cuban city -- devoid of Hemingway attractions and women in costume posing with cigars. We loved it.

Osama Bin Laden's Code Name

The Huffington Post | Tim Stenovec | Posted 07.03.2011 | World

"We have a visual on Geronimo," CIA director Leon Panetta told President Obama and his advisors, according to The New York Times. He was using the ...

Communist Art Displayed In Library Of Congress

The Weekly Standard | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

While the debate about curbing government spending continues, allow me to propose a modest but important cut: the Library of Congress's Employee Art s...

'Motorcycle Diaries' Inspiration Dies In Cuba

AP | PAUL HAVEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HAVANA — Alberto Granado, who accompanied Ernesto 'Che' Guevara on a 1952 journey of discovery across Latin America that was immortalized in Guevara...

A Day in the Life of a Yemeni Revolutionary

Isobel Coleman | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Isobel Coleman

Tawakul compares today's movement to Yemen's 1962 revolution which overthrew the monarchy. All of the same conditions hold true: endemic poverty and disease, a lack of education, corruption.

The Buried Revolution

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

In Cuba, the word "revolution" is absent from popular predictions for the new year, as the majority of citizens no longer consider it a dynamic entity. When they refer to the prevailing model in the country they do so as if it were a straightjacket.

What's On Keith Olbermann's Sweatshirt?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Keith Olbermann has been chronicling the New York City blizzard over Twitter for the last day — wearing a unique sweatshirt Sunday for on-the-ground...

Even in Cuba, Profits Trump Everything

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

The hospitable accommodations were built on land where pre-fabricated parts were once assembled to create a city for the New Man. As this chimeric in...

VIDEO: 'Chef Che' Food Truck Offends Cuban-Americans With 'Fidel Castro Empanada'

Huffington Post | Anna Almendrala | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Food trucks have grown up, and some are going to college--which may explain why this food truck has donned the equivalent of a Che Guevara t-shirt. Fo...