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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 ...


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