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Steve Lendman – Ecuadorian Foreign Minister Calls America A Hemispheric Threat – 22 March 2015

StevelendmanThe whole world knows America threatens humanity. Few public officials openly admit what’s well known.

Hugo Chavez courageously spoke forthrightly about threatening US imperialism.
In 2006, he addressed General Assembly members the day after George Bush.
“The devil came here yesterday, and it smell of sulfur still today,” he said.
“Yesterday, ladies and gentlemen, from this rostrum, the President of the United States, the gentleman to whom I refer as the devil, came here, talking as if he owned the world.”
He “came to share his nostrums to try to preserve the current pattern of domination, exploitation and pillage of the peoples of the world.”
Few leaders have the courage to speak this forthrightly. Doing so made Chavez special.

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