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2012, year of elections… illusions
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2012, year of elections… illusions

By 31 December over 40 elections will have taken place around  the world this year, which will mean changes in global security and economy, but …will our problems be solved? _ María Marzo Politically active. This is how we could describe 2012, because when it ends, a third of the […]

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 […]

A look at Chávez’s Venezuela
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A look at Chávez’s Venezuela

A discussion will be held at Portcullis House to analyse the advances that have taken place in Venezuela ever since a man inspired by the Bolivian way of thinking took to the presidency. The discussion will take place on the 5th March. Following decades of US backed dictatorships and failed […]