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FIDEL: “The Strategic Victory”

July 28, 2010

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acnnews 2 The Strategic Victory Reflections by Comrade Fidel In a few days the book, under the title "The Strategic Victory," in which I recount the battle the small Rebel Army waged against extermination, will be published. I begin with an introduction explaining my doubts about the title I would give it "... I did […]

CUBA: The Revolutionary as Economic Manager, Review of Helen Yaffe’s New Book: “Che Guevara: The Economics of Revolution”

July 31, 2009

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The revolutionary as economic manager Che Guevara: The Economics of Revolution By Helen Yaffe Palgrave Macmillan, 354 pp. $59.95 Reviewed by Allen Myers Every socialist revolution to date has occurred in a country whose economy stood at a level of development well below that of the most developed capitalist nations. New revolutionary governments have therefore […]

Che Guevara(videos): His Legacy on the 81st Anniversary of His Birth

June 12, 2009

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This coming Sunday, June 14, is  the 81st anniversary of Che Guevara’s birth and it is a good occasion to review various parts of his life and missions. In late 1964, after making a speech before the UN General Assembly, Che Guevara embarked on a lengthy tour of Africa that began and ended in Algeria. […]

“CHE GUEVARA: The Economics of Revolution” Book by Helen Yaffe and Review by Diana Raby

June 10, 2009

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This review was published in the journal Fight Racism! Fight Imperialism! no. 209 (June/July 2009) ================================================ A MASTER CLASS IN SOCIALIST ECONOMICS Helen Yaffe, Che Guevara: The Economics of Revolution (London: Palgrave Macmillan, 2009) Reviewed by Diana Raby http://www.walterlippmann.com/docs2471.html Helen Yaffe has produced a very important book which can only be described as essential reading […]

Che Guevara: A Neglected Interview, April 18, 1959

June 5, 2009

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If Che Guevara had lived, he would turn 81 years old this coming June 14.  Between now and the anniversary of his birth, this blog will showcase a variety of videos and  interviews of Che in addition to his writings.  We start with an interview by Chinese journalists a mere three months after the triumph […]

CUBA Pays Tribute to National Hero, Jose Marti

May 21, 2009

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The author of this article, Armando Hart Davalos, was a member of the urban youth movement in Havana before the Revolution where he studied law at the University.  Soon, Hart joined with Fidel Castro and Che Guevara and, while they fought against Batista from the countryside, Hart was one of the primary leaders in the […]

CUBA (video): May 17, 1959 – 50 Years of Agrarian Reform

May 16, 2009

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The following video shows campesinos lining up by the hundreds in 1959 to get their first piece of the land pie as a result of the signing of Cuba’s Agrarian Reform Law.  Also included in the video is a speech given by Fidel in which he announces the foreign businesses and properties that Cuba has […]