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A new paradigm for a post-imperial world

El comandante has left the building

Posted by seumasach on March 7, 2013

Pepe  Escobar

Asia Times

6th March, 2013

Now that would be some movie; the story of a man of the people who rises against all odds to become the political Elvis of Latin America. Bigger than Elvis, actually; a president who won 13 out of 14 national democratic elections. No chance you will ever see such a movie winning an Oscar – much less produced in Hollywood. Unless, of course, Oliver Stone convinces HBO about a cable/DVD special.

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