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Sauerkraut Western : Karl May - "Winnetou, the Man of the Prairie" and "Old Shatterhand"

Karl May was to Hitler what Emilio Salgari was to Che Guevara and (one imagines) Mussolini: a purveyor of adolescent fantasies about macho adventurers in lands that were just aching to be conquered. 559 more words


Thought of the Day.

“Un paso hacia adelante, es avanzar,

para atras ni para tomar impulso… “


Photography of the Day

Today’s photo of the day goes out to the first mural I saw when I moved to New York.

Located in my first NY el barrio of Spanish Harlem on 105th and 3rd Avenue, a red, white and blue mural of Latin American rebels, Che Guevara and Albizu Campos has been on display for more than 12 years.

Johnny Paparazzi

Defending the 99%!

I realized that the best material for blogging often comes from my responses to status updates on my friends list. This one started with the simple question: “What do you think about raising the wage of fast food workers?”, asked by a friend of mine whose privacy I will protect. 399 more words

Che Guevara

Writers Reading: Zealot: The Life and Times of Jesus of Nazareth by Reza Aslan

“A working class hero is something to fear…”

–John Lennon

As a lapsed Catholic (much to the chagrin of my family) I was drawn to this book for a variety of reasons.

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Un artista joven, rebelde y carismatico : Fab Ciraolo

Para muchos no es un desconocido pero, para quienes no hayan tenido el placer, les presentamos a Fabián Ciraolo, artísticamente conocido como Fab Ciraolo. 144 more words