Thursday, June 29, 2006

"School of the Americas" For Dummies

The PicassoDreams blog has some great scans of an 80's picturebook manual for anti-government hijinks. While it aint necessarily a "School of the Americas"-grade education, the pages cover some basics for those with a desire to stick it to the man.

From their post:

"In the early 1980s, the right-wing Reagan U.S. Government was determined to undermine or overthrow the leftist government of Nicaragua. As part of this campaign, the Central Intelligence Agency produced a small illustrated booklet in both Spanish and English designed to destabilise the Nicaraguan Government and economic system. It instructed dissaffected individuals on acts of sabotage they could carry out to this end."

--Read the Full Post And See the Scans Here--

No comments: