FORUM: What Socialists Communes look like in Venezuela

When: September 26th, 2014 at 6:30 PM. Where: Beitzatoun, 612 Markham St, Toronto, Ontario M6G 2L8 [MAP HERE] Guest speaker Katrina Kozarek, ia a social activist, documentary filmmaker, multimedia producer, and active member of the Ataroa Socialist Commune, in Barquisimeto (Lara state), Venezuela.  As well, she is a long term organizer with the Nacional Association of…

Tens of thousands in Venezuela against violence

Mass protest against right-wing violence in Caracas. Government of President Maduro criticized ‪U.S. policy. Tens of thousands of people protested on Saturday in the Venezuelan capital Caracas against the violence of opposition groups. The participants of the mass demonstration at the same time declared themselves in solidarity with the security forces of the South American country, especially the…

Fact Check on Venezuela’s Economy

By Stephen Lendman / Global Research, December 05, 2013 Doomsayers claim it’s troubled. So do Bolivarian haters. Chavez endured flack for 14 years. It’s Nicolas Maduro’s turn. He prioritizes political, economic and social justice. Washington and internal dark forces despise him for doing so. They want him replaced. Perhaps they want him dead. He’s using Enabling Law authority…

(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,…

Speaking Tour: What People’s Power looks like – a view from Venezuela

with Katrina Kozarek From the Ataroa Socialist Commune and a long term activist in the Nacional Association of Community, Free and Alternative Media (ANMCLA). Since 2006, in an effort to deepen and fortify the Bolivarian Revolution, Venezuela has begun to create a new geometry of power, where direct democracy and participation where the economic, social…

Semaine des libérateurs, Merci Montreal!

Environ 100 personnes ont participé à la deuxième Assemblée Générale du Front de Défense des Peuples Hugo Chavez (FDPHC), laquelle a eu lieu à Montréal (Québec) le 27 juillet 2013, à l’occasion du 230ème anniversaire du leader des révolutions latino-américaines, Simón Bolívar (né le 24 juillet 1783) et de l’anniversaire du commandant Hugo Chavez (né…

(VIDEO PROMO) 27 juillet 2013 – Semaine de libérateurs a Montreal, Quebec

Atelier d’une journée interactive d’éducation populaire sur le Venezuela et l’ALBA (Alliance Bolivarienne pour les Amériques). Politique + organisation + solidarité + nourriture + Musique latine.
Rejoignez le groupe facebook: https://www.facebook.com/events/486252911452139/ Nous célébrons la mémoire et l’héritage de Simon Bolivar, Mariategui, Ernesto Che Guevara, Salvador Allende, Hugo Chavez et bien d’autres grands heros et personages qui représentent les luttes et les idées des peuples de l’hémisphère Sud.

(VIDEO PROMO) Week of the Libertadores (Liberators) in Montreal 27 jul starting at 9:30 AM

One-day interactive Popular Education workshop on Venezuela and ALBA (Bolivarian Alliance for the Americas). Politics + organization + solidarity + Latin food + Music Join the Facebook group: https://www.facebook.com/events/486252911452139/ We celebrate the memory and legacy of Simon Bolivar, Mariategui, Ernesto CHE Guevara, Salvador Allende, Hugo Chavez and many more who represent peoples’ struggles and ideas…

(VIDEO) Venezuelan president opens Hugo Chavez Street in Moscow

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro during his visit to Moscow opened a previously unnamed street in honor of late President Hugo Chavez. The opening ceremony of Hugo Chavez Street was accompanied with live Latin American music, which President Maduro was not impartial to.  By Ria Novosti