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 former Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez

We must start talking again about equality. The U.S. government talks about freedom and liberty, but never about equality They are not interested in equality. This is a distorted concept of liberty. The U.S. people, with whom we share dreams and ideals, must free themselves... A country of heroes, dreamers, and fighters, the people of Martin Luther King, and Cesar Chavez.
Hugo Chavez, at the World Social Forum in Porto Alegre, Brazil, Jan. 2005
Hugo Chavez
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Caracas, April 24, 2018 ( – A monument to former Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez was toppled by anti-government demonstrators in the Nicaraguan capital of Managua Sunday amid a wave of violent protests sweeping the Central American nation. Standing ten meters high, the ...
Eventually, a new benefactor stepped in, Venezuela's Hugo Chavez, who used his oil and petrodollars to come to Cuba's aid. The man widely expected to take over from Raul Castro as the next president of Cuba on April 19, is 57-year-old Miguel Diaz-Canel. In the early 1990's, at the height of the Special ...

To paraphrase a market woman in Venezuela who saw the country's liberation from the oligarchy in Hugo Chavez, most Buharists (this author inclusive) felt that democracy and governance were deeply infected, and Buhari was the only antibiotic that could heal them. Three years down the line, can those ...
Albright's definition is broader than most academic taxonomies; she tends to use “fascism” as a synonym for authoritarianism. Her book includes Italy's Benito Mussolini and Russia's Vladimir Putin, but also Venezuela's Hugo Chavez, Turkey's Recep Tayyip Erdogan and North Korea's Kim Jong Il, who was ...
President Maduro celebrated the event on Twitter: "Sixteen years ago, the people and patriotic soldiers took the streets to reestablish the presidency of Comandante Hugo Chavez and the democratic Venezuelan system. Long live April 13! "Sixteen years ago, we were victim to fascism and betrayal, but it ...
A former army general who participated alongside former President Hugo Chavez in a failed 1992 coup, Rodriguez Torres built the organization Movimiento Amplio Desafio de Todos (MADDT) with the hope of mounting a challenge to President Nicolas Maduro in elections. But the former interior minister ...

(PRESS RELEASE VIA SNO) – On Monday March 5th, the Embassy of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in Saint Lucia paid a fraternal tribute to Commander Hugo Chavez Frias, on the fifth anniversary of his passing. On this occasion, a Eucharistic celebration was offered by Monsignor Patrick Anthony, ...
As Venezuela marks the five year anniversary of the death of Hugo Chavez, his successor is vying for another six years in office. On Friday, President Nicolas Maduro signed a pact with opposition candidates to respect the results of the presidential election now scheduled for May. Since the fall of crude oil ...
Hugo Chavez burst on the scene in the early 1990's at a time when Venezuela, and literally the whole of Latin America and the Caribbean was in the debilitating and degrading clutches of a seemingly rampant United States and Western European neo-liberal, imperialist system. And this young army officer ...
The Puerto Rican independence fighter is marking five years since revolutionary leader Hugo Chavez died. ... Oscar Lopez Rivera, the Puerto Rican independence fighter freed from prison last year, has arrived in Venezuela to pay homage to the legacy of revolutionary leader Hugo Chavez, who died five ...
Maduro has touted the petro as fulfilling the late Hugo Chavez's dream of upending global capitalism away from the dominance of the U.S. dollar and Wall Street. Raising further doubts, Maduro has said that the undeveloped Orinoco oilfield will back the digital currency, creating no tangible barrels of oil that ... schools
Since at least 2002, it has always been about putting U.S. allies in power in Venezuela regardless how many innocent people are hurt in the process. In 1998, when the late Hugo Chavez was first elected, Venezuela had a poverty rate of about 50 percent despite having been among the world's top oil ... schools
SOME time ago Irvin Jim, general secretary of the country's largest trade union, the National Union of Metalworkers (Numsa), declared that the union was “Marxist-Leninist”, a label that belongs in the political and not the union arena. He has now announced that Numsa has resolved to build “workers' party ... schools
At this time we remember the anniversary of the attempted coup by Hugo Chavez in Venezuela on February 4, 1992. In a region where symbolism marks important events, that day was declared as “Venezuela's National Dignity Day”. We have already referred in a previous article to what aspects of Simon ... schools
Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro, who pitched himself as the "son" of Hugo Chavez to appeal to voters ahead of his 2013 presidential win, has all but scrubbed mention of the late socialist leader from his campaign for re-election this year. Chavez is barely anywhere in Maduro's new campaign song or logo, ... schools
The cruise's eclectic list of speakers included Jose Gomez, a former aide to the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez; Kaspar Korjus, the head of Estonia's e-residency program (which may issue its own cryptocurrency); and Jorg Molt, an early digital currency backer whose claim to hold 250,000 bitcoins ... schools

The cruise's eclectic list of speakers included Mr Jose Gomez, a former aide to the late Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez; Mr Kaspar Korjus, the head of Estonia's e-residency programme; and Mr Jorg Molt, an early digital currency backer whose claim to hold 250,000 bitcoins (worth US$2.8 billion, ... schools
In this Sunday, Dec.10, 2017 photo, an apartment building is covered with the eyes of Venezuela's late President Hugo Chavez during mayoral elections in the 23 de enero neighborhood of Caracas, Venezuela. (Credit; Ariana Cubillos/AP.) ... schools
Critics say it was further weakened by State takeovers under late president Hugo Chavez, who boosted state involvement in the economy as part of promises to create a society of equals. But since the crash of oil markets, Venezuela has become a sharply divided society where oil engineers and public ... schools
He vowed on Sunday to bring PDVSA closer to the ideals of late leftist leader Hugo Chavez. Were going to turn PDVSA into the sacred temple ... schools
... deposed by the armed forces, with backing from the right and from powerful businessmen, for nudging closer to Venezuela's Hugo Chavez. schools
Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Wednesday named Asdrubal Chavez -- a cousin of late leader Hugo Chavez -- to lead Citgo, the ... schools
Even Bernie Sanders' campaign was ignorant (or dishonest) enough to call the late Hugo Chavez a dictator. Hugo Chavez and current ... schools
... have been prosecuted, jailed or stripped of their political rights since Mr Maduro was elected to replace the late Hugo Chavez in 2013. schools
MOSCOW, October 16. /TASS/. Argenis Chavez, the younger brother of late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, has won Sunday's gubernatorial election in ... schools
Venezuela has the largest oil reserves in the world but under the regimes of presidents Hugo Chavez and Nicolas Maduro it has been reduced ... schools
But in a particularly biting column, Oppenheimer likened Trump to Hugo Chavez, this after our president visited Puerto Rico; said the number of ... schools
In 2006, Hugo Chavez, then the leader of Venezuela, took to the podium the day after then-President George W. Bush addressed the assembly. schools
Late Hugo Chavez, our very own ZAB, late Qaddafi, and many others have tried bold albeit undiplomatic antic and punches at this forum. schools
... professor of history will discuss the political and economic crisis in Venezuela under the presidencies of Hugo Chavez and Nicolas Madura. schools
This humanitarian body was created on June 3, 2005, by former Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez as a way to offer solidarity assistance to ... schools
... the thugs who run the country to start abiding by the 1999 constitution that Maduro's beloved predecessor, Hugo Chavez, spearheaded. schools
It's a trick Maduro learned from his mentor, former president and Venezuelan icon Hugo Chavez, said Ahmad Khalid Majidyar, who formerly ... schools
Nino Pagliccia, a spokesperson for the Frente Hugo Chavez para la Defensa de los Pueblos, reported on the solidarity activities undertaken by ... schools
The United States is imposing sanctions on eight more individuals, including the brother of the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, whom ... schools
Most prominent among those targeted on Wednesday was Adan Chavez, 64, a physicist and late President Hugo Chavez's elder brother. schools
Jeremy Corbyn reveres brutal president Nicolas Maduro and his corrupt predecessor Hugo Chavez. Chavez, who died in 2013, “was an ... schools
Mr Maduro became foreign affairs minister in 2006 and vice-president in 2012 under the late president Hugo Chavez, who died in 2013. schools
What many of us may forget, is that his use of the red berets is a symbol of how he idealises leaders such as the deceased Hugo Chavez, who ... schools
BRITAIN may be forced to temporarily withdraw its diplomatic staff from Venezuela as the once wealthy country lurches towards becoming the ... schools
Thousands of Venezuelans gathered at the Mountain Barracks in Caracas on Friday to celebrate the 63 anniversary of the birth of deceased ... schools
The BrosQuitos released the band's long-awaited debut album, Vinyl Image, back in May—and it's fantastic. The songs became part of the ... schools
Are you closer in political philosophy to Hugo Chavez or Tony Blair? @EvanHD asks Labour Shadow Home Office Minister @DerbyChrisW ... schools
As I was gathering material for my research back in 2007 and 2009, I twice interviewed a figure who saw this process play out: Hugo Chavez's ... schools
In this March 20, 2017 photo, a militia member stands guard next to a poster of late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez at a private bakery that was taken over by the government in Caracas, Venezuela. schools
Under the great Hugo Chavez during the oil feast, Venezuela was helping almost everyone in the Caribbean, Central, and South America. schools
There is a long-running debate about the reasons for Donald Trump's populist appeal. Is it about economic angst among the white working class, or is it primarily a cultural backlash? schools
Then-president Hugo Chavez was currying voter favor ahead of 2012 elections with his plan of managed and mandated shared economic fairness. schools
The reports of Venezuela's deteriorating economic situation began shortly after the 2013 death of President Hugo Chavez, who originally struck the deal with Kennedy in 2005 - shortly after Hurricane Katrina. Kennedy and Chavez found common ground in ... schools


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