Will The US Senate Confirm Coup Plotter Nuland?

By Medea Benjamin, Nicolas J. S. Davies and Marcy Winograd, Popular Resistance. -

Who is Victoria Nuland? Most Americans have never heard of her because the U.S. corporate media’s foreign policy coverage is a wasteland. Most Americans have no idea that President-elect Biden’s [...]

Capitol Riot Brings US Foreign Policy Home

By Margaret Kimberley, Black Agenda Report. -

The attack on the United States Capitol was yet another trauma created by the election of Donald Trump to the presidency. The scenes of his supporters literally breaking down the doors and [...]

How A Lawbreaking International Coalition Failed To Overthrow Venezuela’s Government

By Vijay Prashad and Carlos Ron/Globetrotter, Popular Resistance. -

On January 5, 2021, the newly elected National Assembly took its seats in Venezuela’s capital. That day the Lima Group released a statement most of its members signed saying that they did not [...]

A Record Of Hawkish Intervention: Biden Picks Samantha Power To Head USAID

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

President-elect Joe Biden has selected longtime Democratic insider Samantha Power to lead the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID). “There is simply no one better to ensure our [...]

New Venezuelan Parliament: Those Responsible For Political Instability And Looting Should Be Behind Bars

By Ultimas Noticias, Orinoco Tribune. -

Caracas, Venezuela - Today, the first Vice President of the Venezuelan National Assembly, Iris Varela, requested the creation of a special commission so that within 48 hours an arrest warrant [...]

Open Society Tries To Stage A Counterrevolution In Cuba

By Javier Gómez Sánchez, Popular Resistance. -

On November 28, 2020 Cuban Television abruptly ended the Cuban State media’s reluctance to publicly expose the U.S. attempts to fund and organize a new counterrevolution to bring about a soft [...]

I Observed Venezuela’s Elections Firsthand

By Rick Sterling, Mintpress News. -

On election day, Sunday, December 6, we began a tour of election sites. Typically, the voting takes place at a school, with five to ten classrooms designated as “mesas,” and each voter goes to [...]

This Book Turns Everything You Thought You Knew About North Korea Upside Down

By Jeremy Kuzmarov, Covert Action Magazine. -

In the United States today, North Korea is the standard reference point for modern-day totalitarianism: a land of darkness that is considered a dangerous security threat because of the [...]

Regime-Change Policies Come Packed With US Pandemic Relief

By Alexander Rubinstein and Jeb Sprague, The Grayzone. -

The longest piece of legislation in United States history, containing both a coronavirus relief package and the annual omnibus spending package, quickly passed through Congress on December 22, [...]

Former Presidential Candidate Capriles Calls On US To End ‘Interim Presidency’

By Ricardo Vaz, Venezuelanalysis. -

Former two-time presidential candidate Henrique Capriles has demanded a change of strategy for the Venezuelan opposition. In an interview with the BBC, Capriles argued for a “reconstruction” [...]

US Media, Politicians Rage After Venezuela Defies US Empire

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

President Nicolas Maduro and his United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV) are celebrating today, after a clear victory in yesterday’s National Assembly elections. The elections, boycotted by [...]

Socialist Alliance Victory In Venezuela’s National Assembly Is A Failure Of US Regime Change Policy

By Dan Kovalik, RT. -

The victory of Maduro’s political alliance in Sunday’s parliamentary election means that despite the Covid pandemic, economic hardships and sanctions by the US, Venezuelans voted for the [...]

The Congo: Kabila And Tshisekedi, A Coalition In Peril

By Maurice Carney, Friends of the Congo. -

The deal between former President Joseph Kabila and his coalition, Front commun pour le Congo (FCC) and current President Felix Tshisekedi and his Coalition, Cap pour le changement (CACH), has [...]

Venezuela’s Legislative Elections

By Carlos Ron, Valdai Club. -

Latin America has caught the world’s attention as it has become the electoral battleground between progressive movements and the neo-colonial aspirations of the Washington Consensus. In Bolivia, [...]

More Money For Coup Groups From US Agency For International Development

By Nan McCurdy, AFGJ.org. -

Organizations that led the coup attempt in 2018 against the constitutional government of President Daniel Ortega, continue to receive foreign funding from the United States and some European [...]