Che Guevara

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Che Guevara
Ernesto Guevara
Birthday
BirthplaceRosario, Santa Fe, Argentina
Died
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Physician, author, government official

Guevara, Che

(Ernesto Guevara) (chā gāvä`rä, ārnĕs`tō), 1928–67, Cuban revolutionary and political leader, b. Argentina. Trained as a physician at the Univ. of Buenos Aires, he took part (1952) in riots against the dictator Juan PerónPerón, Juan Domingo
, 1895–1974, president of Argentina (1946–55; 1973–74). Early Career and First Presidency

An army officer, Perón was the leader of a group of colonels that rose to prominence after the overthrow of the government
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 in Argentina, joined agitators in Bolivia, and worked in a leper colony. In 1953 he went to Guatemala, joined the leftist regime of Jacobo Arbenz Guzmán, and when Arbenz was overthrown (1954) fled to Mexico, where he met Fidel CastroCastro, Fidel
(Fidel Alejandro Castro Ruz) , 1926–2016, Cuban revolutionary, premier of Cuba (1959–76), president of the Council of State and of the Council of Ministers (1976–2008).
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 and other Cuban rebels. Guevara became Castro's chief lieutenant soon after the rebel invasion of Cuba in 1956, in which he proved to be a resourceful guerrilla leader. As president of the national bank after the fall (Jan., 1959) of Fulgencio BatistaBatista y Zaldívar, Fulgencio
, 1901–73, president of Cuba (1940–44, 1952–59). An army sergeant, Batista took part in the overthrow of Gerardo Machado in 1933 and subsequently headed the military and student junta that ousted Carlos Manuel de
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 he was instrumental in cutting Cuba's traditional ties with the United States and in directing the flow of trade to the Communist bloc. He served (1961–65) as minister of industry. At heart a revolutionary rather than an administrator, he left Cuba in 1965 to foster revolutionary activity in the Congo and other countries. In 1967, directing an ineffective guerrilla movement in Bolivia, he was wounded, captured, and executed by government troops. Guevara wrote Guerrilla Warfare (1961), Man and Socialism in Cuba (1967), Reminiscences of the Cuban Revolutionary War (1968), and The African Dream (2001), a forthright account of the failed Congo rebellion. His Diary of a Combatant, describing his role in the Cuban revolution, was published in Cuba in 2011.

Bibliography

See his diaries, ed. by R. Scheer (1968) and by D. James (1968); his speeches and writings, ed. by J. Gerassi (1968) and D. Deutschmann (1987); biography by J. L. Anderson (1997); D. James, Che Guevara (1969); M. Ebon, Che: The Making of a Legend (1969); L. J. González and G. A. Sánchez Salazar, The Great Rebel (tr. 1969); R. Harris, Death of a Revolutionary (1970); L. Sauvage, Che Guevara: The Failure of a Revolutionary (1974).

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Insiste: "Mi padre se comprometio, fue al lugar de los hechos, tomo riesgos, camino kilometros en la jungla, dialogo mucho con el Che, creyo sinceramente que podian cambiar el mundo, fue detenido saliendo de la guerrilla antes siquiera de haber cumplido la mision que le habia confiado el Che".
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Para la mejor comprension de este tema, comencemos por lo que Martinez Heredia denomina lo que podia ser el ideal del pensamiento revolucionario de nuestra epoca (vi) que logro encarnarse en el Che y que caracteriza todo su pensamiento: la combinacion de la interpretacion cientifica de los procesos sociales con la etica revolucionaria.
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Barack Obama has been called a political "rock star," but El Che is a dead political rock star--consigned forever to the hell (or purgatory) of images, his corpse to be endlessly consumed in the bistro that The Simpsons once termed "Chez Guevara" (or the London bar Che, or the Cairo theme boite Che Guevara, where the waiters dress in uniformed black berets and the menus are for sale).
o es un sustantivo como arte, cagione, forma, modo, punto y sinonimos precedidos por la misma preposicion que seria necesaria para formar el complemento de la subordinada representado por el che (ej.
Granted, the graphics are primitive and the speed pedestrian, but El Che has originality.
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Luego de la primera revision del cadaver, en la autopsia de reconocimiento, declare ante la prensa internacional que el Che habia sido ejecutado basicamente de un disparo al corazon.