October 8 1967 CE – Che Guevara is captured in Bolivia

October 8 1967 CE – Che Guevara is captured in BoliviaRate this post *Image Credit: Wikimedia Commons Cornered in the Yuro ravine in the southeast of Bolivia, Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara was finally captured on October 8, 1967. Since his execution the next day, the Argentine doctor-turned-guerilla-leader has turned into a worldwide representative for the spirit of rebellion. Born Ernesto Guevara in the city of Rosario, Argentina, the future revolutionary displayed a deep concern for those left behind by the advance of capitalism. Combining this with his father’s liberal political ideals, it seemed only natural that Guevara would gravitate to the works of Karl Marx, though he took advantage of […]