Socialist Alliance – Celebrate of the life of Hugo Chávez (1954-2013)

Celebrate of the life of Hugo Chávez (1954-2013)
‘Todos somos Chávez! We are all Chávez!’

Join us in celebrating and paying tribute to the life of Venezuelan socialist leader Hugo Rafael Chávez Frías. His legacy lives on in Venezuela and around the world.


7.30pm, Wednesday, March 13
Resistance Centre, 470 Hunter St, Newcastle.

Featuring a Venezuela poster display, eulogies from people who have met Chávez and others who have been to Venezuela and witnessed the gains of the revolution. We welcome contributions and comments on the night.

A condolence book for signatures which will be forwarded on to Nelson Davila, Venezuelan Ambassador to Australia.

Light meal and refreshments available.

For information, phone Steve 0409 878485.

Hosted by the Australia-Venezuelan Solidarity Network, Socialist Alliance and Resistance.

All groups are invited to participate.

6.30-8.30pm, Wednesday, March 13
Perth Activist Centre, 15/5 Aberdeen St, Perth (next to McIver station)

Featuring tributes to Chávez by Kamala Emanuel, Nancy Herrera and Nick Everett, plus selected film footage of Chávez speaking.

For information, phone Alex 0413 976 638.

Initiated by the Socialist Alliance. All supporters of the Bolivarian revolution are invited to participate in and endorse this event.


Todos somos Chávez! We are all Chávez!

6pm, Saturday, March 16
Great Hall, Addison Road Community Centre, 142 Addison Road, Marrickville

Special guest: Nelson Davila, Venezuelan Ambassador to Australia.
A night of toasts, music, videos, food and drinks in memory of Hugo Chávez.

For more information, phone Fred 0412 556 527 or Giovanni 0402 961 669.

Organized by We Are All Chávez Committee and supported by Embassy of Venezuela in Australia


7pm, Saturday, March 16
Maritime Union Hall, 46-54 Ireland St, Melbourne

A night of tributes, videos, food and drinks.

To endorse or for more information, phone Sue 0413 377 978.

Initiated by the Socialist Alliance. Further endorsements and contributions on the night welcome.


6.30pm, Wednesday, March 20
Venue: Other Words Radical Bookshop & Activist Centre 17/157 Crown Street, Wollongong (building above Hideaway cafe)

Special guest speaker: Stuart Munckton, editor of Green Left Weekly, writer on Venezuelan politics and participant in a solidarity brigade to Venezuela.

For information phone Chris 0425 329 963

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