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A night of Neruda
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A night of Neruda

The Venezuelan Embassy is organising an evening to celebrate the Chilean poet, Pablo Neruda. The event will be attended by his biographer, Adam Feinsteiny, and accompanied by a screening of the film “El cartero (y Pablo Neruda)”. _ Legend has it that Pablo Neruda died from the wounds of his […]

Chavéz and the media  coup d’etat
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Chavéz and the media coup d’etat

On the 11 of April 2002 the opposition carried out a coup d’état in Venezuela. They arrested the President, threw him out of the country, took power, announced radical changes and established a dictatorship that lasted two days. Alongside them were the press, radio and television; as well as the […]