Hugo Chavez: Socialist for the Twenty-first Century (Revolutionary Lives)

Hugo Chavez: Socialist for the Twenty-first Century (Revolutionary Lives)

Mike Gonzalez

When Hugo Chavez, then President of Venezuela, died in 2013, thousands around the globe mourned. In an age the place so much politicians encourage in basic terms apathy and cynicism, Chavez's reputation, radicalism and colourful character have been actually unique.

Released three hundred and sixty five days after Chavez's unforeseen dying, this dramatic and intimate biography strains Chavez's existence from an impoverished rural relatives to the Miraflores Presidential Palace in Caracas. Mike Gonzalez indicates how Chavez's 'Bolivarian revolution' aimed to accomplish Simon Bolivar’s promise of a Latin the US loose from imperialism.

Gonzalez information Chavez's shut connection to the hundreds and the way he enraged filthy rich elites through mentioning his aid for twenty first century socialism. He concludes that the fight for social justice encouraged via Chavez can and needs to proceed. this is often a terrific consultant to Chavez's inspiring lifestyles and legacy.

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