Already, with the use of his face on T-shirts and placards, Assange is beginning to resemble some latter-day digital che Guevara.
His boss was another legendary CIA man, Félix Rodríguez, who directed the capture and execution of che Guevara in Bolivia.
And [che] said, ‘The hell with you,’ and he went ahead and did it.
But then we looked at his life in Greece and Albania where he was a serious revolutionary—as serious as che Guevara or Bolivar.
This penchant for medical internationalism goes back to the greatest icon of the revolution, Ernesto “che” Guevara.
Ben tendo a te le braccia; ma non vale, che indietro son tirata.
Just as we got out at che edge of town he did make one raw break.
Can che morde non abbaia in vano—A dog that bites does not bark in vain.
It made a che che che sound, also; but its colour was brown.
che di resto maggior consolatione no' potreî havere che saper di sua bona valetudine.
nickname of Argentine Marxist revolutionary Ernesto Guevara (1928-1967), acquired when he was working with Cuban exiles in Guatemala in mid-1950s, from his dialectal use of Argentine che, a slang filler word in speech.