Tag Archives: bolivia

The Renewal of the New World

The other night I sat through a speech of Evo Morales, the Bolivian president. He spoke in Spanish. His native language is that of the indigenous people of his landlocked nation. Quechua or Aymara. As a child Evo worked communal field where property belong to the village. He supports Socialism as the only social system […]

THE LAST MOVIE 1971

Dennis Hopper, the outlaw actor/director/painter/fiend passed away from this world. His film career spanned decades from the 50s to the 21st Century. EASY RIDER created a genius and universal Studio bankrolled THE LAST MOVIE with a million dollars. Big money in 1970. Hopper was given free rein for his movie and he directed a film […]

No Shame TV

Blood always leads the front page and this tradition has been honored by TV journalist and those of the internet. There is usually a limit. Tragedies are broadcast at a distance to save the victims and their families sorrow, however Bolivia TV stepped way over the line of decency by showing a videotape of four […]

Che Guevera RIP 40 Years Later

40 years ago Che Guevara was surrounded by Bolivian Special Forces in a remote corner of the Andean nation.   “Do not shoot! I am Che Guevara and worth more to you alive than dead.” The CIA coordinator of his captors relayed the information to CIA headquarters at Langley, Virginia and was given the green light […]