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Maduro compares Chavez to Christ

Source: Politics Balla | Aug 6 2013, 12:48am CDT | by IANS

Maduro compares Chavez to Christ
Caracas, Aug 6 (IANS/EFE) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro Monday compared Hugo Chavez to Christ and said that the late president, just like Jesus, "came to protect those who had nothing", in a tribute to the fallen leader on the fifth anniversary of his death.
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Ebola: Obama accused of 'facilitating terrorism'

Oct 13 2014 9:23pm CDT | Source: WND

Larry Klayman, the former Justice Department lawyer and founder of Judicial Watch and Freedom Watch, has filed a civil complaint accusing President Obama and other officials of “facilitating terrorism” by refusing to cut off travel from Africa’s Ebola zones to the U.S. The complaint filed in federal court in Washington charges Obama and his administration are “knowingly and willfully providing material support and aid to international ...
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Klayman to sue president over Ebola flights

Oct 10 2014 8:18pm CDT | Source: WND

Larry Klayman, the former Justice Department lawyer and founder of Judicial Watch and Freedom Watch, made headlines just a week ago when he announced he was filing the legal paperwork to try to get Barack Obama deported. Now he’s preparing to take aim at the president again, only this time it’s over Ebola. He revealed his plans in a cryptic statement in his weekly WND column, where he wrote, “I am fashioning a lawsuit to force Obama to curtail travel and imm ...
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Baghdad, Oct 20 (IANS) At least three people were killed and 17 others wounded in four car bomb attacks in Iraq's holy Shia city of Karbala, a police source said. | by IANS
Hong Kong leader accuses external forces of fuelling protests
Hong Kong, Oct 20 (IANS) Hong Kong chief executive C.Y. Leung has accused external forces of supporting the Occupy Central movement, which has been carrying out massive pro-democracy protests for more than three weeks. | by IANS
Burqa segregation in Australian Parliament reversed
Canberra, Oct 20 (IANS) A move to force Muslim women who cover their faces to sit in a separate enclosed public gallery at Australia's Parliament House has been reversed, media reported Monday. | by IANS

Venezuela's 'Chavismo' risks implosion, dissident faction warns

Oct 8 2014 8:57am CDT | Source: Townhall's

By Alexandra Ulmer CARACAS (Reuters) - The socialist movement built by Venezuela's former president Hugo ...
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Klayman files for deportation of Barack Obama

Oct 3 2014 6:42pm CDT | Source: WND

He has sued the National Security Agency, and won at the district court level. He has sued to get Barack Obama’s birth certificate. He has sued Hugo Chavez on behalf of torture victims. He has sued journalists. He has sued the Taliban and al-Qaida. He sued Cuba and won a multimillion dollar judgment. Now Larry Klayman, the former Justice Department lawyer and founder of Judicial Watch and Freedom ...
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Appeals court revives 'terrorism' lawsuit against OPEC

Oct 2 2014 7:09pm CDT | Source: WND

There is a reasonable option for serving OPEC, the worldwide Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries group that mandates oil production levels to support prices, with notice of a “terrorism” lawsuit so that the claim can move forward in America’s judicial system, an appeals court has found. The ruling came recently from the U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit in the dispute raised by attorney Larry Klayman of Freedom Watch, and the opinion ad ...
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The Political Implications of Latin America's Slowing Growth

Oct 1 2014 1:59pm CDT | Source: Politics - The Huffington Post

For much of the past decade, Latin America--particularly the commodities exporting nations of South America--has been on an economic winning streak. Buoyed by strong growth in China and other emerging markets, demand for commodities worldwide grew exponentially, tightening markets and keeping prices high. Countries that produce and sell primary goods benefitted handsomely, realizing significant capital inflows that allowed governments to distr ...
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Scent of Che Guevara and Hugo Chavez?

Sep 26 2014 5:13pm CDT | Source: WND

(CNBC) What do late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, Marxist revolutionary Che Guevara, the Catholic Church and rappers Jay-Z and P-Diddy have in common? They have all got their own cologne. Cuban business group Labiofam have immortalised the Latin American revolutionary icons in a new perfume. Now ardent fans can purchase “Ernesto” which is said to have a woodsy, citric scent with hints of talcum powder. Th ...
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Venezuelan stores roll out fingerprinting machines

Sep 26 2014 4:58pm CDT | Source: WND

(Reuters) The Venezuelan government has started to fingerprint shoppers at some state-run supermarkets, in a plan to combat food scarcity which has been derided by some consumers weary of shortages. Shoppers have struggled for more than a year to find basic goods including powdered milk and cooking oil, as well as certain medicines and diapers. Currency controls implemented over a decade ago under the late President Hugo C ...
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