"We apologize for the inconvenience, but this is a revolution." -- Subcomandante Marcos to a group of tourists on New Year's Day 1994 during the capture of San Cristobal (cited in Florence Babb's book The Tourism Encounter: Fashioning Latin American Nations and Histories: 2011)
Saturday, February 04, 2006
Bertolt Brecht: "The Tombstone of the Unknown Soldier of the Revolution"
He who lies here, it said, marched Not to conquer a foreign land, but His own.
Bertolt Brecht, "The Tombstone of the Unknown Soldier of the Revolution"