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VENEZUELA: CháVez Revving Up Revolution With Land Takeovers


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- 2630 days ago - ipsnews.net
Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez announced the expropriation of a subsidiary of the British Vestey Group, and of Agroisleña, a major agricultural firm founded by Spaniards half a century ago, indicating that he is radicalising his Bolivarian revolution



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Hugh M (75)
Wednesday October 6, 2010, 12:09 am
Many of us here are against the machinations of big companies and this appears to be a small step in the change we want to see. I am only concerned that Chavez might enter the area that the U.S. government sees as a threat to U.S. security, which is more often interpreted as a threat to U.S. based trade or commercial superiority. This is a stated position of the Republican Party. If he goes too far he or his country will come under covert disruption or physical attack by the U.S.
 

patrica and edw jones (190)
Wednesday October 6, 2010, 12:32 am
Appropriation of groups/companies that have subsidised Chavez's so called economic revolution is illegal. This man is a desperate despot eager to remain in power no matter what the cost. Eventually he will bankrupt his country.
 

Gary C (5)
Wednesday October 6, 2010, 9:57 am
noted thankyou....
 

Juan Nunez (0)
Monday October 18, 2010, 6:29 pm
this man is a never seen before type of dictator, he has used democratic means to collect power and has used the desperation and ignorance of millions of venezuelans to slowly build a totalitarian system in which all powers of government respond and obey the executive. He's what is called a neo-dictator. His administration is corrupt and mediocre. I was born and still live in Caracas, Venezuela 33 years ago.
 
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