breakthrough.‘Hugo Chávez and his co-religionaries have called for 21st-century socialism, not a return to Soviet-style economics.’ (Photograph: Handout/Reuters) Chávez’s Economics Lesson for Europe Hugo Chávez’s rejection of the neoliberal policies dragging Europe down sets a hopeful example to Greece and beyond by Richard Gott Some years ago, travelling on the presidential plane of Hugo Chávez [...]
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Chávez’s Economics Lesson for Europe Hugo Chávez’s rejection of the neoliberal policies dragging Europe down sets a hopeful example to Greece and beyond by Richard Gott
Tearful Hugo Chávez prays for God to spare him from cancer ‘I have more to do for this country,’ Venezuelan president pleads at pre-Easter mass after latest round of treatment in Cuba
Hugo Chávez weeps as he prays for his recovery from cancer at a mass in Barinas, Venezuela. Photograph: Reuters A tearful Hugo Chávez has prayed for God to spare his life as he attended a pre-Easter mass on returning from cancer treatment in Cuba. The Venezuelan president wept in a televised speech from the Catholic service in [...]
Chavez returns to Venezuela from Cuba surgery Venezuelan President will continue to have radiation therapy ahead of October’s re-election bid.
Chavez underwent four rounds of chemotherapy following initial surgeries last year [Reuters] Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez has returned home nearly three weeks after undergoing cancer surgery in Cuba. Chavez’s return on Friday should reassert his leadership, calm anxiety among supporters and quell whispers of a brewing succession struggle behind the scenes. Chavez smiled and waved as [...]
Beating Up on Chavez By Stephen Lendman January 20, 2012 “Information Clearing House” — Since inaugurated in February 1999, he’s faced open US hostility, including by go-along major media scoundrels. New York Times writer Simon Romero‘s among them. On January 6, he and William Neuman played both Chavez [...]
Chavez lauds new Latin American alliance Venezuelan president, battling cancer, appears energetic at founding of 33-member bloc meant to counter United States.
Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega called CELAC a “death sentence” for the Monroe Doctrine [EPA] Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez has exuberantly hosted Latin American leaders in a bid to create a new regional body that is intended to counter the United States. The Friday inauguration of the 33-member Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), [...]
Chávez condemns Wall Street protest ‘crackdown’ Venezuelan president attacks US ‘repression’ of activists and calls Republican hopeful Mitt Romney crazy Venezuela‘s President Hugo Chávez has attacked the ‘US crackdown’ on anti-Wall Street protests. Photograph: Ho/REUTERS Hugo Chávez has condemned the “horrible repression” of anti-Wall Street protesters and described a US Republican presidential candidate as “crazy” for [...]
What Is Hugo Chávez Up To? by Joshua Kucera Venezuelan president Hugo Chávez has set alarms ringing with his efforts to create a global anti-American coalition. When Muammar al-Qaddafi faced worldwide condemnation this past winter as he brutally struck back against a popular uprising, the Libyan dictator may have taken comfort from knowing he had [...]