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The proper face of real, progressive revolution

June 3, 2007

Forget that murdering communist thug, the real face of progressive revolution is George Washington! Ken McCracken posts this simple reality over at Say Anything:

Whereas Washington forged a new age of democracy and liberty, Guevara was a throwback to feudal ‘might makes right’ and all of the excesses and abuses of absolute power – ‘divine right of kings’ without the divine. Guevara was an enemy of the Enlightenment, and he, Castro, Lenin, Stalin and Mao cast billions of people (or at least those they did not murder) into a new dark age.