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The Che Guevara myth and the future of liberty

by Alvaro Vargas Llosa

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Published by Independent Institute in Oakland, CA .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Latin America,
  • Latin America.
    • Subjects:
    • Guevara, Ernesto, 1928-1967,
    • Myth -- Political aspects,
    • Political culture -- Latin America,
    • Liberalism -- Latin America -- History,
    • Latin America -- Economic conditions

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      Statementby Alvaro Vargas Llosa.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF2849.22.G85 V37 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3411640M
      ISBN 101598130056
      ISBN 109781598130058
      LC Control Number2005027718

      For others, he is a cash cow, having been transformed “from communist firebrand to capitalist brand,” as Alvaro Vargas Llosa argued in The Che Guevara Myth and the Future of Liberty. Of course, anything animal, vegetable, or mineral that can be exploited for bucks will be; in this spirit, Che is fair game. Che Guevara. Activist, Military (Jun — 9-Oct) Che: The Life, Death, and Afterlife of a Revolutionary Daniel James. Ché Guevara: A Biography. Stein and Day. pp. Alvaro Vargas Llosa. The Che Guevara Myth and the Future of Liberty. Independent Institute. 79pp. Michael Löwy. The Marxism of Che.

      For several days, Ernesto Guevara, Che’s son, had been leading a group of eight on a motorcycle tour around Cuba. The escapade was filled with the . Besides exposing the dark truths of Che's ideology and actions, "The Che Guevara Myth and the Future of Liberty" elaborates on attempts by both the left and right to suppress liberty and examines the manifestation of Latin American spirit throughout the ages, from early indigenous trade to today's enterprising communities overcoming government.

      This book is not to be confused with Jon Lee Anderson's excellant biography of Ernesto 'Che' Guevara, although Anderson did do the text, such as it is, and this graphic 'novel' does give a fair chronological overview of the Argentine revolutionary's life--an overview which, sadly, might confuse or frustrate a young reader not already familiar /5. Such comments trouble Vargas Llosa, who authored the book “The Che Guevara Myth and the Future of Liberty.” He questions whether Guevara’s .


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Like all saints, Guevara's virtues have been upheld and. Ernesto “Che” Guevara ( – ) was an Argentine former medical student and often unemployed wanderer who traveled around Latin America as a young man.

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Alvaro Vargas Llosa’s The Che Guevara Myth and the Future of Liberty is less of a study of the life of the Communist killer than a look at how his totalitarian legacy poisons Latin America today.

Totalitarianism in Latin America is the real theme of The Che Guevara Myth. Patrick Symmes, who tried to disentangle the man from the myth in his book Chasing Che: A Motorcycle Journey in Search of the Guevara Legend, told a New York Times reporter, “I think the more Author: Orlando Luis Pardo Lazo.The Killing Machine: Che Guevara, from Communist Firebrand to Capitalist Brand.

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The Che Guevara- Nearly four decades after his death, the legend of Che Guevara has grown worldwide. In this new book, Alvaro Vargas Llosa separates the myth from the reality of Che’s legacy, and shows that Che’s ideals were a re-hash of notions about centralized power that have long been the major source of suffering and misery in the underdeveloped world.