By Ron Meyer, Young America's Foundation
As if we didn't know the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
leans--more like trips--left, an official email
commemorating the beginning of "Hispanic Heritage Month" included an
image of known-murderer Che Guevara.
Not only is the image outrageous, it was also plagiarized.
BuzzFeed reports, "that text and the photo appear to be
lifted word-for-word and without attribution from the website Buzzle.com."
The EPA released an apology--but apparently for the plagiarism,
not for using the image of Che. "The email was drafted and sent by
an individual employee, and without official clearance. Shortly
after sending the email in question the individual apologized to
her colleagues for the inadvertent error."
It's hard to believe the employee didn't know who Che was, so
they must be referring to the plagiarism.
the EPA and this employee need to be reminded that Che Guevara was
a cold-hearted communist who murdered thousands of innocent
Guevara, Fidel Castro's right-hand man during the Cuban
revolution, is no man to celebrate or hail as an example of
culture. Guevara once said, "I'd like to confess, at
that moment I discovered that I really like killing."
From Guevara's diaries: "Crazy with fury I will stain my
rifle red while slaughtering any enemy that falls in my hands. My
nostrils dilate while savoring the acrid odor of gunpowder and
blood. With the deaths of my enemies I prepare my being for the
sacred fight and join the triumphant proletariat with a bestial
For this reason, Young America's Foundation started "No
More Che Day." Leftists on campuses across the
country wear images of Che on their shirts, yet they don't understand what Che truly represents.
Fittingly, "No More Che Day" falls in just a few weeks
on October 9, 2012 (the anniversary of Che's
death). As a part of "No More Che Day", YAF created a poster of Che's image imposed with all the
victims he murdered:
Sign up to download flyers and participate in "No More Che Day" here.
Ron Meyer--age 22--is the spokesman for Young
America's Foundation. He's a frequent guest on Fox News and the
Sean Hannity Radio Show. Email him at firstname.lastname@example.org.