When The CIA Took Over The Media

I’m still reading this book about LBJ’s involvement in JFK’s assassination (LBJ: The Mastermind of The JFK Assassination by Phillip F. Nelson) and it introduced me to one part of the CIA’s history I either didn’t know about or have...

Wikileaks : The Talking Points

This is a quick guide to the most recent Wikileaks news, for those people who can’t be bothered reading it in detail. I’ve discovered lately that a few friends I respect – intelligent, well-meaning people – have managed to extract the totally...

Go see CHE

Tonight I finally had a chance (thanks to Jason Nelson) to see Part 1 & 2 of Steven Soderbergh’s amazing film CHE, depicting the life of Che Guevara, starring (and produced by) Benicio Del Toro. It’s an amazing film that, predictably, did very poorly...

Today is Che Day

June 14 is the birthday of Ernesto Guevara de la Serna known to most of us by his nickname "Che". If all you know about Che is stuff you’ve picked up from US media, then take some time today to educate yourself about the other side of the Che story....
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