Animals Included: Hating Venezuela

By Maria Paez Victor The present day “Bolivarian Revolution” of Venezuela is faithful to its revolutionary past in more ways than one. Sensitivity to animals was evident even in the 19th Century wars of independence for example, an officer in Bolívar’s British Legion, Major Richard Vowell, observed that the Patriots fighting against Spanish empire felt disgust at the Spanish practice of bullfighting and credited the Venezuelan-Colombian governments of a...

Launch of CAL&C website

Launch of CAL&C website
The Canadian, Latin American & Caribbean (CAL&C) Policy Centre is a Research Institute on Canadian/Latin American & Caribbean Relations that stands for Social Justice, Advocacy, Global Solidarity, Environmental Sustainability and Sovereignty. Our Mission is to promote knowledge and raise mutual understanding between the peoples and governments of Canada, Latin America and the Caribbean. We envision relations between Canada and the Latin A...