Wire Photo of Che Guevara at United Nations - 1964

By: [Che Guevara ]

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Book Condition: Very Good


AP, 1964 Very Good [Che Guevara] Wire Photo of Che Guevara at United Nations NP: Associated Press, December 10, 1964 Wire photo, 254 by 205 cm Very good with light spotting and Che’s name and date on verso Caption reads: “NEW YORK, Dec 10 -- DISTINGUISHED ON UN CHOW LINE -- Major Ernesto Che Guevara, bearded Cuban Minister of Industry who wears a green fatigue uniform, waits his turn to choose his lunch in the cafeteria at UN headquarters in New York today He later joined others of the Cuban delegation at a table Guevara, who is scheduled to speak tomorrow in the General Assembly, was asked by a newsman if the UN could do anything to improve Cuban-US relations He replied, ‘Nothing’” The following day Che delivered an impassioned speech condemning the UN for their inaction in dealing with the “brutal policy of apartheid” in South Africa and spoke out against the United States for their treatment of black Americans, “Those who kill their own children and discriminate daily against them because of the color of their skin; those who let the murderers of blacks remain free, protecting them, and furthermore punishing the black population because they demand their legitimate rights as free men—how can those who do this consider themselves guardians of freedom?” $3500

Title: Wire Photo of Che Guevara at United Nations - 1964

Author Name: [Che Guevara ]

Categories: Radical Politics,

Publisher: AP: 1964

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 1536

Keywords: Cuba