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Venezuela’s Military Introduces Hugo Chavez Course

Students rise to their feet as a uniformed Venezuelan brigadier-general enters a large classroom at a Caracas military institute and proclaims: "Chavez lives!” In unison, they reply: "The fight goes on!" before settling at their desks for a lecture punctuated with references to Venezuela's late socialist leader Hugo Chavez, who died of cancer last year. A new academic course in Venezuela, "Studies of the Thoughts of the Supreme Commander Hugo Chavez," has...

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