Failed Coup In Venezuela Intensifies Battle At Embassy

By Staff, -

Yet a battle rages at the Venezuelan embassy in Washington, D.C., where activists living inside at the invitation of the Maduro government have been under siege. They have been assaulted by [...]

“If This Isn’t An ‘Armed Coup,’ Then What The Hell Is?” US Denounced For Backing Attempted Overthrow In Venezuela

By Jake Johnson, -

"Who are the punks? Who are the bullies? Let me say their names... Donald Trump. Mike Pence. John Bolton. Mike Pompeo. Elliott Abrams. Marco Rubio." As the Trump administration enthusiastically [...]

Venezuela Is An Epoch Struggle For The Future

By Gerry Condon, Popular Resistance. -

I am watching the cable news coverage of the latest escalation of the U.S.-orchestrated attempted coup in Venezuela. And I am disgusted. As far as I can tell from checking out a broader variety [...]

If You Oppose US Imperialism, This Is The Place To Be

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Popular Resistance. -

We are still writing to you from the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington, DC where we are here as the Embassy Protection Collective with the full permission of the Venezuelan government. We have the [...]

Activists Stay In Venezuelan Embassy 24/7 To Protect It

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

On March 18, opposition leader Juan Guaido's people took over the Venezuelan consulate in New York  City and the military attaché office in Washington, DC. They announced they will take over the [...]

Activists Protect DC Venezuelan Embassy From US-Supported Coup

By Medea Benjamin and Kevin Zeese, -

An extraordinary chapter in the ongoing saga of Venezuela has been taking place, virtually unnoticed, at the Venezuela Embassy that lies in the heart of swanky Georgetown in Washington DC. A [...]

NicaNotes: “Live From Nicaragua : Uprising Or Coup?”

By Staff, -

As we stand here today on the brink of the one year anniversary of the spasm of violence and confusion that engulfed Nicaragua last year, it is time to tell the truth and correct the historical [...]

New York Times Laments Stalled Venezuelan Coup

It is now over two-and-a-half months since Juan Guaidó, a barely known figure in the right-wing, US-funded Voluntad Popular party, proclaimed himself the “interim president” of Venezuela and was [...]

How Venezuelans Are Holding Their Own Against US Imperialism

By Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese, Clearing the FOG. -

The United States and its allies are waging a long term battle for Venezuela's abundant resources, which include oil, gas, gold, diamonds and minerals. The Venezuelan government, through the [...]

From “Humanitarian Aid” To A Nationwide Blackout: What’s Next For Trump’s Coup In Venezuela?

By Jorge Martin, -

The failure of the 23 February “humanitarian aid” provocation on the Venezuelan border was a serious blow for Trump’s ongoing coup attempt. There were mutual recriminations between self-appointed [...]

Venezuela ‘The Coup Is Over’

By Vijay Prashad, -

JORGE ARREAZA, Foreign Minister of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, is a serious man. He carries in his pocket the Venezuelan Constitution and the Charter of the United Nations and [...]

San Agustín: Popular Power Striking Back Against The Coup And The Crisis

By Ricardo Vaz, -

In recent weeks, the mainstream media has bombarded us with selective images of Venezuela, with Venezuelans portrayed either as passively suffering from the devastating crisis or desperately [...]

The FBI Came Close To Staging A Coup

By John Kiriakou, -

Former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe, in an explosive interview with CBS’s “60 Minutes,” said that in early 2017,  in the aftermath of President Donald Trump’s firing of former FBI Director [...]

Facts Don’t Interfere With Propaganda Blitz Against Venezuela’s Elected President

By Joe Emersberger, FAIR. -

The Miami Herald (2/8/19) reported, “Venezuelan leader Nicolás Maduro continues to reject international aid—going so far as to blockade a road that might have been used for its delivery.“ The [...]

Venezuela – Media Find Trump’s Coup Plan Does Not Work

By Staff, -

The U.S. coup planners and their Venezuelan puppets had hoped that the Venezuelan military would jump to their side. That was wishful thinking and unlikely to happen. They also thought up some [...]