A Cautionary Tale of American Interests and Bananas from Guatemala

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“Mural depicting Guatemalan President [Jacobo] Arbenz and…the reign of military terror following the CIA backed coup in 1954 [that oustd him,] Collaborative art by HIJOS, Zone 1, Guatemala City, Guatemala. Copyright Donna De Cesare.”


An article of mine published yesterday in The New York Daily News:

Trump and Foreign Policy Entanglements: The Cautionary Tale of U.S. Involvement in Guatemala

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“ARBENZ HAS LEFT POWER; SUCCEEDED BY COL DIAZ. Diaz offers to continue the Revolution. “
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 The newly installed Guatemalan dictator Col. Carlos Castillo Armos  [next to driver.]
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