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Che Guevara’s Beret

In what is perhaps one of the most effective images in the history of political propaganda, the handsome Argentine Marxist revolutionary wears a black military beret embroidered with a single red star. It was part of the standard uniform that he wore throughout his political career. Today, variations of this image can be bought on T-shirts and stickers, even with gorilla faces — surely that’s what the revolutionary had in mind when fighting for his causes.

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