Ernesto Che Guevara: What Turned Him into a Legend Was His Gruesome Death

Until he became a part of global cultural heritage

Popularized cropped version of Guerrillero Heroico — Ernesto Che Guevara
Popularized cropped version of Guerrillero HeroicoChe Guevara | Image by Wikimedia Commons, altered by the author

Why feel sorry for the guy who killed dozens of people anyway?

Maybe because he truly believed in a better and more just world? After all, Ernesto Che Guevara was against poverty, suffering, and accumulation of fortune. Also, he…




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