Archive photo: Hugo Chavez after a speech in 21 November 2009, in which he also mentioned Luxemburg.
The President of Venezuela reportedly quoted Rosa Luxemburg in a speech made on 5 July 2012 in the Venezuelan National Assembly. According to a report of the speech:
“Capitalism condemns humanity; he went on to say, and it is unreformable. It’s already terminally ill and it doesn’t have a future. Only socialism can save the human species from the irreparable destruction that capitalism’s metabolism imposes on nature and society. There’s no true democracy except in socialism he said, repeating the classic quote by Rosa Luxemburg. “