(PHOTOS) Ottawa Panel Discussion on Democracy and Human Rights in Venezuela

A panel discussion on democracy and human rights in Venezuela was held March 12 in Ottawa that featured Wilmer Omar Barrientos Fernández, Ambassador of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to Canada and two other speakers. The event generated considerable interest and every seat was quickly filled. The program opened with a screening of the film…

Documentary My Friend Hugo pays homage in Canada to Chávez’s Life

A statement was signed by the attending in support of the Bolivarian People and Government, strongly rejecting US intervention in the internal affairs of Venezuela With the Vancouver premiere of Oliver Stone’s documentary My Friend Hugo, Comandante Chávez’s life was honoured this Thursday March 5th in the south-western city of Canada. Over a hundred people…

HCPDF´s Discussion Group celebrates its first year in Vancouver

It has now been one year since the Hugo Chavez’s People Defense Front started to organize its monthly Discussion Group in Vancouver, an opportunity to bring to the table different topics about the struggle of the peoples of Latin America, Canada and the world. Since its beginning on September 5th, 2013 on the first Thursday…

(PHOTOS+ARTICLE) Toronto celebrated Hugo Chavez and Simon Bolivar’s birthday

On July 25th, Canadian students, activist and members of the Latin community, gathered at the Palestinian solidarity house ‘Beit Zatoun’, in Toronto, to celebrate the birthday and legacy of Liberator Simon Bolivar (born on July 24, 1783) and Comandante Hugo Chavez (born on July 28, 1954) who fought against colonialism and imperialism in order to…

(VIDEO) Canadians show their support for President Nicolas Maduro

By: Frente de Defensa de los Pueblo Hugo Chavez – Canada https://venezuelasolidarity.ca/ https://twitter.com/hcpdf https://www.facebook.com/HCPDF To commemorate the Canadian Day for Peace in Venezuela, which took place between February 20-24, various activities were organized in Vancouver, Ottawa, Toronto, Kitchener and Montreal.  These events showed support for both the people of Venezuela and their president Nicolás Maduro. …

[EVENT] 4F – Day of Dignity of the Venezuelan People

The Consul General of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela invites you to participate in celebrating the Day of Dignity of the Venezuelan People.Saturday, February 8th, 2014  5:30 p.m Beit Zatoun – 612 Markham St, TorontoWith music and poetry by friends of Venezuela including: Carlos Angulo Maria Francisca López Héctor Avilés Arturo González Irma Romero Moraima Rincón Rosy  Cervantes José Bendezu Jorge López Organized by the Consul…

Venezuela: 14 years with a constitution of the people

On this day 14 years ago Venezuelan people approved a new constitution. The 1999 constitution of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, which currently provides the highest legal framework currently for this South-American country, laid the foundation for the Bolivarian Revolution in Venezuela. This new constitution was voted into place in a referendum where more than…

(VIDEO+PHOTOS) Tour highlights building of people’s power in Venezuela

By the Hugo Chavez People’s Defense Front As Venezuela faces yet another attempt by the Right-wing opposition to create political, economic and social turmoil in the wake of the upcoming municipal electoral process, the Hugo Chávez People’s Defense Front of Canada, organized a 5 City speaking tour with Katrina Kozarek from the Comuna Socialista Ataroa in Lara,…