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Bolivar

The currency of Venezuela. It came into circulation in 1879. While it was originally pegged to the French franc, it has been pegged to the U.S. dollar for much of its history. Since the 1970s, it has suffered from a high rate of inflation. It is named for Simon Bolivar, the controversial revolutionary who liberated much of South America from Spain.
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Realizado por el profesor Rodrigo Conde de la Universidad Simon Bolivar, Sartanejas.
Adalberto Santana, a Mexican specialist in Latin American studies, in this article pays tribute to Simon Bolivar and reflects on some core aspects of his ideas, such as the independence and integration of our peoples, causing us to see that this means not only rethinking and reanalyzing the past, bur also the present and the future.
Last year, the Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra was granted Spain's prestigious Prince of Asturias Award for the Arts, given annually by the Principal Foundation of Asturias in Spain.
"In 2003 when I was on tour with the Simon Bolivar Youth Orchestra, we had a concert date at the Philharmonie in Berlin.
A su vez, el Centro de Comando, Control, Computo, Comunicaciones y Contacto Ciudadano de la Ciudad de Mexico indico en su cuenta @C5_CDMX de la red social que se registra bloqueo, direccion al sur, de Fray Servando Teresa de Mier y Simon Bolivar, en la colonia Centro.
It was planned to use that stolen military vehicle to cross the Simon Bolivar Bridge, hitting all pedestrians along the way and trampling them to death, and then blaming the National Guard and the government of Nicolas Maduro", the minister said at a press conference in Caracas, RIA Novosti reported.
He is the national hero of Venezuela, and when their government was working towards change through music in areas of social deprivation, the Simon Bolivar Orchestra was born.
-Las ideas de la monarquia y Republica en el pensamiento y accion politica de Simon Bolivar. -Simon Bolivar y Jose Maria Vargas: la reforma universitaria de Caracas 1827, tras el impetu de la Europa segunda.
El autor nos presenta los mecanismos de Salcedo Bastardo en la busqueda por reconstruir la forma en la que se ha visto la historia de Simon Bolivar, encontrandose este proceso con la realizacion de estudios en educacion en la especialidad de ciencias sociales, luego con los estudios en ciencias politicas, profundizandolo con un posgrado en sociologia, los cuales le permitiran un analisis de diversos factores que rodean al personaje decimononico.
Carta de Simon Bolivar al General Rafael Urdaneta (3)
Lo integraba el ala mas radical de los criollos (Simon Bolivar, los hermanos Briceno, los Montilla, los Ribas, etc) que, ademas de la independencia, proponian una politica mas igualitarista con respecto a los pardos.
A video emerged Wednesday showing Henry Ramos Allup, the newly sworn-in National Assembly president, demanding the removal of the portraits of Chavez and liberator Simon Bolivar.