Special Event: What's happening in Venezuela?

2014 17 Apr
6:30pm - 8:30pm
Special Event: What's happening in Venezuela?

Octopus Books, Louis Riel Bolivarian Circle (Ottawa branch) and the Frente Bolivariano para la defensa de los pueblos Hugo Chavez present this special event to discuss what's happening in Venezuela. 

Maria del Carmen Guevara and Manuel Magana were at a conference hosted by Assembly of ALBA (the alternative trade organization) on Social Movements in Caracas, Venezuela early this month. They will be back to join us for an in-depth discussion on the situation in Venezuela.

Discussions will be moderated by Jorge Sorger

A short video "What is happening in Venezuela?" will accompany this talk. (7 min.)

6:30 pm
Thursday, April 17 2014
Octopus Books Centretown Location

@25One Community (2nd Floor, 251 Bank St.)


We will pass a basket for donations.

Recommended books about Venezuela:

  • el Libro Azul de (the blue book of) Chavez (in Spanich and is being translated in English at the moment)
  • Revolutionary Doctors, by Steve Brouwer
  • Voices from Venezuela by Jim McIlroy and Coral Wynter

Background Information:

Venezuelan Human Rights Experts Call for End to “Media Distortion” of Protests and State Response on Upside Down World

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