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Voters protest disqualification of Venezuelan candidate

BARINAS, Venezuela — About 500 supporters of a Venezuelan gubernatorial opposition candidate who was retroactively disqualified as the vote count showed him ahead in the home state of the late President Hugo Chávez protested Saturday against a decision that has become emblematic of what opponents say are unfair election conditions.…
bubmag
December 4, 2021
Venezuela

Venezuela Government to Skip Mexico Talks After Saab Extradition

Government delegation chief said Saab’s rights were violated Venezuela government’s participation in talks suspended Jorge Rodriguez during negotiations in Mexico City in September. Photographer: Pedro Pardo/AFP via Getty Images Venezuela’s government pulled out of a round of negotiations with the political opposition set to begin on Sunday in Mexico to…
bubmag
October 17, 2021
Venezuela

Venezuelan students demand vaccination plan amid spike in COVID-19 cases

(Reuters) - Scores of Venezuelan healthcare students protested Tuesday in front of Caracas’ University Hospital demanding a national vaccination plan and 100% vaccination coverage for doctors and nurses, amid a spike in infections that has led the government to extend lockdown measures. FILE PHOTO: Workers look at the shipment of…
bubmag
April 6, 2021
Venezuela

Sevdaliza Pays Tribute To The Women Of The World In ‘Darkest Hour’ Video

Iranian-Dutch avant-garde artist Sevdaliza returns with a riveting new video for her song ‘Darkest Hour’, from her critically-acclaimed album ‘Shabrang’.  In honour of Women’s History Month, the visual puts women from across the world front and centre, scored by Sevdaliza’s diaphanous utopia, to affirm womanhood and serve as a source…
bubmag
March 25, 2021
Venezuela

The stage is set

Features Debbie Jacob 6 Hrs Ago - Part I IT’S impossible to talk about the history of Carnival without examining the role that colour or ethnicity played in the celebration and the role that calypso eventually played in the festival. In his book Trinidad Carnival, Errol Hill says that “according…
bubmag
February 3, 2021
Venezuela

Henriette Pauchet’s tale of the decline of Venezuela

Freedom and prosperity are gone under dictatorship, but she fights on Prosperity, peace, and plenty of opportunity for all.  To hear Henriette Pauchet talk about her years growing up in Venezuela, one would think of it as another American “land of opportunity.” Twenty years later, she had become a freedom…
bubmag
October 31, 2020