U.S. Intelligence Terrorizes Venezuela by Nil Nikandrov

For several months, U.S. intelligence services have ramped up their efforts to destabilize Venezuela. Protests circumscribed to a few neighborhoods have been widely relayed by the media to give the impression that they engulf the entire country. However, there are growing signs that Washington’s hand behind these strange events. VOLTAIRE NETWORK | 20 MAY 2014 ITALIANO  PORTUGUÊS…

Thinking for Ourselves About Venezuela

by Netfa Freeman The U.S. thinks it has found a formula for regime change, beginning with destabilization from within. Venezuela’s democratically elected government has long been a target. “Over the last decade or so we have seen this strategy attempted in Zimbabwe, Libya, Iran, and Syria.” “The Obama Administration and capitalist news media want everyone…

Capitalism, Genocide & Colombia

Dispatch From Catatumbo http://www.counterpunch.org/2013/08/15/capitalism-genocide-colombia/ Capitalism, Genocide & Colombia by DANIEL KOVALIK I just returned from Catatumbo, Colombia where thousands of peasants are waging a life-and-death struggle against the U.S.-backed Colombian military and its paramilitary allies.   For over 60 days, the peasants have been demonstrating against the deplorable living conditions and economic circumstances in which they…

US Spying in Venezuela: Coup in Works Nil NIKANDROV

US Spying in Venezuela: Coup in Works Nil NIKANDROV     Tracy came to Venezuela in September 2012 acting as a filmmaker with a mission to highlight the pre-election campaign led by then President Hugo Chavez and opposition candidate Henrique Capriles.  He behaved in an unusual way from the very start.  For instance, he never…

Venezuelan President Maduro Orders Arrest of Political Subversives

Venezuelan President Maduro Orders Arrest of Political Subversives Nicolas Maduro has won the elections in the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela. Maduro was designated as successor to the late President Hugo Chavez Frias., a photo by Pan-African News Wire File Photos on Flickr. Maduro orders arrest of political subversives Saturday, 27 April 2013 00:00 CARACAS —…

Bolivia’s president says US planning coup in Venezuela

Bolivia’s president says US planning coup in Venezuela 17.04.2013 | 13:35 Bolivia’s President Evo Morales says the United States is planning to stage a coup in Venezuela, condemning Washington’s questioning of the Venezuelan presidential election results as interference. In a press conference on Tuesday, the Bolivian president said that the US is getting ready for…

Estoy con Chávez, Soy un Chávista: Exploring the political appeal and significance of Hugo Chávez

By Samuel Grove – Ceasefire, March 20th 2013 http://ceasefiremagazine.co.uk/estoy-con-chavez-soy-chavista-exploring-political-appeal-significance-hugo-chavez/ The death of Hugo Chavez has produced a heavily polarised debate over his legacy. In a new essay for Ceasefire, Samuel Grove takes issue with the eagerness of the Western left to cloak Chávez in a liberal garb, and argues this is symptomatic of a deeper…

Maduro:”El objetivo es echarle la culpa al Gobierno bolivariano y crear un caos en Venezuela”

Maduro alerta a Obama de plan para asesinar a Capriles desde Pentágono y CIA El presidente encargado de Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, alertó al mandatario estadounidense, Barack Obama, de que “funcionarios del Pentágono y de la CIA”, junto a los exembajadores Roger Noriega y Otto Reich, están detrás de planes para asesinar al candidato opositor, Henrique…

Venezuela Interim President Maduro Replaces Comandante Chavez

Venezuela Interim President Maduro Replaces Comandante Chavez Nicolas Maduro being sworn in as Interim President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela on March 8, 2013. He took the oath of office at the national assembly in Caracas., a photo by Pan-African News Wire File Photos on Flickr. Maduro replaces Chavez Sunday, 10 March 2013 00:00…

Reacciones a la muerte de Hugo Chávez

Reacciones a la muerte de Hugo Chávez Idolatrado y odiado a partes iguales, nadie cuestiona la influencia de Hugo Chávez en Venezuela. Foto:EFESeguidores del presidente venezolano, Hugo Chávez, se congregan en la Plaza Bolívar de Caracas. 11:09 La Unión Europea ha expresado su “tristeza” por el fallecimiento del presidente venezolano y ha destacado el “desarrollo…

Maduro acusa a Estados Unidos de envenenar a Chávez

El vicepresidente de Venezuela anuncia la creación de una comisión científica para investigar las causas del cáncer del presidente, que se encuentra en estado muy grave. El vicepresidente de Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro, ha anunciado la creación de una “comisión científica” para investigar las causas del cáncer del presidente del país, Hugo Chávez, que se encuentra…

Letter from Fidel Castro to Hugo Chavez upon Chavez’s Departure from Cuba

By Fidel Castro, February 18th 2013 http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/7823 Venezuenalysis.com translates the letter written to Hugo Chavez by Fidel Castro just before Chavez’s return to Venezuela in the early hours of Monday 18 February. Dear Hugo, I am extremely satisfied that you have been able to return to that piece of American land which you love so…

In Depth Interview with Venezuelan Vice-president Nicolas Maduro

In Depth Interview with Venezuelan Vice-president Nicolas Maduro Source – by José Luis Paniagua Vice-president Nicolas Maduro (middle left), with President Hugo Chavez Journalist of the EFE Agency, José Luis Paniagua interviews the Executive Vice President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro Residence La Vignette, Caracas, Thursday, January 17, 2013 EFE journalist Jose…

Notes from the Frontlines of Venezuela’s Social War

by George Ciccariello-Maher http://www.warscapes.com/opinion/notes-frontlines-venezuela%E2%80%99s-social-war “In their housing developments they placed first, broken bottles on top of their walls, then, barriers and armed guards, barbed wire, bars, attack dogs, and now, triple-wired electric fences like a Nazi camp… [but] the concentration camp is the street, the barrio hills and poverty, the dust and the junk, where…

Hugo Chavez Reelected: The Revolution Continues!

via Crimson Satellite  Venezuelanalysis.com Hugo Chavez has won the Venezuelan presidential election with 54.42% of the vote against 44.97% for opposition candidate Henrique Capriles Radonski. Chavez has made his victory speech, while Capriles has recognised his defeat. The “first bulletin” results were announced by the president of the National Electoral Council (CNE), Tibisay Lucena, at…

Full Interview On Events In Syria, Georgia, Iran, Venezuela

via Stop NATO Voice of Russia Georgian elections: beginning of end for Saakashvili and Turkish-Syria border clash: will NATO interfere? John Robles Recorded on October 3, 2012 Audio: Download Photo from AP Rick Rozoff, the manager of the Stop NATO website and mailing list, comments on the latest developments in Georgia and NATO’s emergency meeting surrounding…

US Prepares for Overthrow of Venezuela

Rigged polling, coordinated Western propaganda campaign, and open conspiracy to install Henrique Capriles Radonski as head of new Western client-regime. by Tony Cartalucci October 5, 2012 – The Council on Foreign Relations (CFR), a think tank representing the collective interests and policies of the unelected, supranational corporate-financier interests that fund it, has issued a “Contingency…