Latest Chavez Stories

2014-06-27 23:03:59

Chavez for Charity, a vendor of Whole Foods Market will host a fundraising event at four Whole Foods Market locations for Alex’s Lemonade Stand Foundation (ALSF), a non-profit organization focused on raising money and awareness for childhood cancer research. The event will take place on Saturday, June 28th from 10AM-2PM at the Madison, Montclair and West Orange locations and from 12:00PM-4:00PM at the Milburn/Union location. Madison, NJ (PRWEB) June 27, 2014 Chavez for Charity, a vendor...

2014-03-20 12:34:52

The Cesar Chavez biopic is a depiction of Cesar Chavez's unification of farm workers to achieve better working conditions and social justice for the less fortunate LOS ANGELES, March 20, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Pastor Rodriguez has seen the upcoming biopic CESAR CHAVEZ and shares his thoughts on the film, the icon, and why it is important we support this film at this moment in our nation's history. "The movie is a long overdue tribute to a man who was willing to be a martyr for those who could...

2011-07-05 07:30:00

Well-known opposition leader JJ Rendon asked to analyze unusual speech presented by Hugo Chavez Frias on CNN Espanol (www.cnn.com) CARACAS, Venezuela and WASHINGTON, July 5, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following a rather unusual and alarming press conference held in an undisclosed location by Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez Frias concerning his health and his diagnosis of cancer, leading political strategist and Venezuelan JJ Rendon (Juan Jose Rendon) was asked to present a full...

2011-05-26 16:46:00

WASHINGTON, May 26, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Responding to Hugo Chavez's threats against the U.S. for taking action to eliminate Chavez's support of the Iranian terrorist regime, Chairman of the Western hemisphere Subcommittee Connie Mack (FL-14) made the following statement: "The insulting and arrogant comments of the Chavez government in response to the U.S. which finally called out Venezuela for aiding Iran, by illegally selling prohibited materials, is unacceptable. "Hugo...

2010-03-31 18:10:00

WASHINGTON, March 31 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- DNC Chairman Tim Kaine released the following statement commemorating Cesar Chavez's 83rd birthday: (Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080519/DNCLOGO) "As we celebrate what would have been Cesar Chavez's 83rd birthday, we pay homage to a leader who devoted his life to service and whose legacy is still with us today. Cesar Chavez was a pillar of the American labor movement, a champion of education, and a community organizer. He...

Word of the Day
  • A large punch-bowl of the eighteenth century, usually of silver and with a movable rim, and decorated with flutings and a scalloped edge. It was also used for cooling and carrying wine-glasses.
  • A kind of cotton handkerchief having white spots on a colored ground, the spots being produced by a chemical which discharges the color.
This word is possibly named after Monteith (Monteigh), 'an eccentric 17th-century Scotsman who wore a cloak scalloped at the hem.'