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Chavez: A Personal Tribute
by Stephen Lendman
Bolivarianism is institutionalized.
He's gone. His two-year cancer struggle ended. It claimed him. He's sorely missed.
He was one of Latin America's most notable leaders. His charisma was special. It was real. His spirit lives.
An era ended with his passing. He was the world's leading anti-imperialist hero. He spoke truth to power. He did so courageously. He risked his life doing it.
Obama may have ordered him killed. Very likely he did. Believe it. Chavez did. He had good reason to do so. He said it openly. Castro warned him. He explained how imperial Washington works.
Its rap sheet makes serial killers look saintly by comparison. State-sponsored murder is official policy. So is ravaging humanity ruthlessly.