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May 19, 2009 ... help the countries gain "financial independence" from the "dictatorship" of the U.S. dollar. Chavez announced that ...
April 6, 2009 ... monetary standard to overcome what he calls "the dictatorship of the dollar." In addition to energy and ...
August 17, 2009 The most striking aspect of the prolonged and deepening world recession/depression is the relative and absolute passivity of the working and middle class in the face of massive job losses, big cuts in wages, health care and pension payments and mounting housing foreclosures. The Venezuelan social movements retain their vigor in part because of the encouragement of Chavez' leadership, but the movements are also held back by powerful reformist currents in the regime.