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Jesse Jackson Praises Legacy of Chavez

Zak8 Wrote: Mar 10, 2013 12:44 AM
These politicians are corrupt when they use their position to enrich themselves and friends and family. But how is this different to the voters who take from what others lawfully earn and vote to enrich themselves via "entitlements".

Civil rights leader Rev. Jesse Jackson praised deceased anti-American Venezuela President Hugo Chavez during the delivery of his eulogy Friday in Venezuela.

 “Hugo fed the hungry,” said Jackson, who ran for president twice in the 1980s. “He lifted the poor. He raised their hopes. He helped them realize their dreams. And, so, today we do mourn, because we’ve lost a lot. But we have a lot left – a stable government, an orderly transition.”

Jackson prayed that Chavez, who famously called President George W. Bush "the devil” in 2006, would find peace in the afterlife, and for peace between the...

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