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La Paz, Bolivia, 'Take two'
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I find 'art' everywhere.
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Leon Trotsky was a politician and revolutionary Russian Jew .
Trotsky was one of the key organizers of the October Revolution , which allowed the Bolsheviks to seize power in November 1917 . During the civil war that followed, he served as commissioner of military affairs.
He negotiated the withdrawal of Russia from the First World War by the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk . He oversaw the creation of the Red Army to consolidate revolutionary gains. Was awarded the 'Order of the Red Banner.'
Subsequently, politically and ideologically he confronted Joseph Stalin, leading the leftist opposition, which caused his exile and murder. After his exile from the Soviet Union , was the leader of an international movement of revolutionary left identified with the name of Trotskyism and characterized by the idea of " permanent revolution . " In 1938 he founded the Fourth International . He was assassinated in Mexico by Ramón Mercader , a Spanish agent of the NKVD Soviet.
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Flowers on the ceiling.
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My 'cell' at Bacoo Hostel, La Paz. So, small, with so few features, I cannot recommend this Hostal, for anyone over 40 years of age. I'm sure I set the age 'record' here, as loud rock 'n roll music until 0400 in the morning. This place for children...
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And Bacoo isn't bicycle friendly, either...
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Reception at Bacoo.
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The only good thing about Bacoo was this woman, Isabel, who works there...
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Women of the world unite!
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