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We Salute a Great Freedom Fighter – Comandante Hugo Chavez Frias

AFRICANGLOBE - Revolutionaries throughout the Americas and the Caribbean owe a great debt to Hugo Chavez. His selfless struggle for the advancement of the masses of poor and oppressed in Venezuela – and throughout the Americas and the Caribbean – occupied him 24/7. Like so many before him, he was not given a breathing space.

Venezuela to Probe Hugo Chavez Cancer ‘Poisoning’

AFRICANGLOBE - The Venezuelan government has said that it will set up a formal inquiry into suspicions that the late President Hugo Chavez's cancer was the result of poisoning by his enemies abroad. The decision to probe the circumstances surrounding the former president's death comes days after Iranian president Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, one of the foreign dignitaries at Hugo Chavez's funeral, alleged he died of a "suspect illness".

New York Times Describes 2002 US-Backed Coup Against Hugo Chavez as...

AFRICANGLOBE - In an editorial published Thursday, the New York Times provided a somewhat measured assessment of the career of Venezuela’s recently deceased president, Hugo Chavez, while rooting its attitude firmly in US imperialist interests.

President Hugo Chavez and Race: The Shift From Avoidance to Inclusion

AFRICANGLOBE - "Racism is very characteristic of imperialism and capitalism. Hate against me has a lot to do with racism. Because of my big mouth and curly hair. And I'm so proud to have this mouth and this hair, because it is African." - Hugo Chavez, September 21, 2005

Hospitalized Hugo Chavez Still Fighting For His Life

AFRICANGLOBE - Although he has returned to Venezuela, President Hugo Chavez’s road to cancer recovery is not complete. During a television appearance, Vice President Nicolas Maduro, Chavez’s chosen successor, said that the leader is still battling for his life two months after undergoing cancer surgery in Cuba.