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Venezuela's 'revolution' is televised

By Aleksander Boyd

London 22.04.05 | Here's a video clip [windows media player] of chavistas denouncing electoral fraud and protesting in front of Venezuela's Supreme Court the undemocratic imposition of candidates for future elections from top bosses of the Movimiento Quinta Republica, read Caracas Major Freddy Bernal. Is this a case of chavistas taking a dose of their own medicine? Quite obviously participatory democracy and respect for the people's will are not concepts to be respected by Chavez and his henchmen, not even when claims come from within the revolutionary ranks. As in every other cult only the mandates of the leader count.

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