Book Discussion on The Battle of Venezuela

Journalist Michael McCaughan talked about his book The Battle of Venezuela, published by Seven Stories Press. The book is about the… read more

Journalist Michael McCaughan talked about his book The Battle of Venezuela, published by Seven Stories Press. The book is about the rise of Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez. Mr. McCaughan describes how President Chavez was able to prevail in a country where the business class and the media were heavily against him. Mr. McCaughan also talked about the recent Summit of the Americas, which he attended, and President Chavez’s relationship with Fidel Castro. Ms. Jones spoke about her organization’s support for the Venezuelan President. After his presentation Mr. McCaughan responded to questions and comments from members of the audience. close

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Book Discussion on The Battle of Venezuela

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Public Affairs Event
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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States
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Nov 26, 2005
Last Aired:
Dec 5, 2005

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  • Nov 26, 2005 | 5:16am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Dec 05, 2005 | 6:30am EST | C-SPAN 2
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