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Chavez returns home after cancer surgery

Feb 18 2013, 4:16am CST | by

Caracas, Feb 18 (IANS) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said on his Twitter account Monday that he has returned home after a two-month cancer treatment in Cuba.

Caracas, Feb 18 — Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said on his Twitter account Monday that he has returned home after a two-month cancer treatment in Cuba. "We have arrived again to the Venezuelan...

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Chavez returns home after cancer surgery

Feb 18 2013, 4:16am CST | by

Caracas, Feb 18 (IANS) Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said on his Twitter account Monday that he has returned home after a two-month cancer treatment in Cuba.

Caracas, Feb 18 — Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said on his Twitter account Monday that he has returned home after a two-month cancer treatment in Cuba.

"We have arrived again to the Venezuelan homeland. Thank you, God! Thank you, my beloved people! We shall continue the treatment here," Chavez posted on Twitter.

The 58-year-old leader underwent cancer surgery in Cuba Dec 11, reported Xinhua.

Last week, the Venezuelan government released the first images of Chavez following his surgery, showing him propped up in bed flanked by his two daughters.

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CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuela's socialist party is holding its first national convention since the death last year of President Hu ...
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Prosecutors: Venezuelan official detained in Aruba

Jul 24 2014 1:28pm CDT | Source: Townhall's

KINGSTON, Jamaica (AP) — Authorities in Aruba have detained a close confidant of former President Hugo Chavez who had been appointed Vene ...
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Green Groups Vow to End Capitalism

Jul 24 2014 7:48am CDT | Source: Big Government

A UN-backed conference on climate change ended with a call to end capitalism. The conference, organised by the Venezuelan government, saw 130 green activist groups meet to discuss their demands. Green website Respond to Climate Change says that at the end of the conference, the groups issued what is being called the 'Margarita Declaration', which says: "The structural causes of climate change are linked to the curren ...
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Why not dispense with the Presidency?

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In Venezuela, Party Divisions Are Maduro’s Greatest Challenge Yet

Jul 2 2014 7:00pm CDT | Source: World Politics Review

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has struggled from the moment his mentor, Hugo Chavez, named him as his successor. Maduro faced countless crises: an economy circling the drain, crime rates skyrocketing and huge opposition protests. In recent weeks, the most dangerous of all Maduro’s problems has emerged: a fracturing of support ...
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Hillary's Bad Choices

Jun 10 2014 1:54pm CDT | Source: Big Government

Hillary Clinton has launched a saturation bombing campaign on American audiences as she aggressively promotes her new book – and, in the process, tries to salvage her 2016 presidential campaign before it is even announced.  The book is titled Hard Choices, and while its intensive marketing will assure a publishing success, its 635-pages cannot conceal the author’s basically unbroken record of bad choices that will seriously ...
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Danny Glover to Lead Rally for Hollywood Tax Breaks

Jun 10 2014 11:03am CDT | Source: Big Government

Danny Glover's liberal bona fides are beyond reproach. Just consider his unbridled affection for the late Hugo Chavez as Exhibit A. Now, the far-left actor is preparing to march on behalf of tax cuts for the wealthy. The Lethal Weapon star will lead a rally Saturday to support more film/TV tax credits in California. The campaign is aimed at pressuring state legislators to sweeten the current program, which is capped at $100 million ...
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7 weeks ago

A Tale of Two Massacres -- Tiananmen Square & Venezuela's Caracazo

Jun 6 2014 1:29pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

One cannot escape the ample media coverage of the 25th anniversary of what has come to be known as the Tiananmen Square massacre, in which it is estimated that at least 300, and possibly 3000 civilians, were killed by state forces. Of course, that is a tragedy which deserves remembering and commemorating. And, this commemorating should be done in an honest way. Without belaboring this point too much, it is worth noting that there has been much mythologizing about the events in China ...
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In Venezuela: It's Time to Consider New Options

Jun 2 2014 1:26pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

Almost four months after the start of protests in Venezuela, the end of the crisis is nowhere in sight. Talks between the government and opposition are paralyzed. Mediators from South American countries and the Vatican have withdrawn. Hundreds of protesters remain jailed in a standoff that has claimed 42 lives. For average Venezuelans, the conflict has compounded the hardships of daily life. Inflation has reportedly reached ...
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