El Salvador: The Rise Of The US Christian Right And US Imperialism

By Danielle Parada, Medium. -

Since the late 1970’s, the Christian Right is a consistent and influential voting block for the Republican party. They also helped fuel government violence and destruction in El Salvador. When [...]

Bolivian Coupers Stalk International Election Observers

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

Santa Cruz, Bolivia - Contributors to The Grayzone including Max Blumenthal, Anya Parampil, and Ben Norton traveled from the United States to Bolivia in order to join a delegation of independent [...]

Possible Recurrence Of OAS Electoral Fraud In Bolivia

By Dan Beeton, CEPR.net. -

Washington, DC — Bolivia’s general elections on Sunday, October 18, could again be threatened by the involvement of the Organization of American States (OAS), Center for Economic and Policy [...]

Morales Warns About US Meddling In Upcoming Elections

By Orinoco Tribune. -

The former head of state made the remarks in an exclusive interview with Iran’s Hispan TV Spanish-language television network on Tuesday. Morales was seeking to nationalize the extraction of [...]

Bolivia: Amid New Crisis, Coup Government Seeks To Divide Spoils

By Federico Fuentes, Green Left. -

Just weeks out from the October 18 elections, Bolivia’s coup government is again in crisis following the departure of three key ministers over an unconstitutional attempt to privatise an [...]

UN Report On Venezuela Omits The Greatest Violation Of Human Rights

By Leonardo Flores, Popular Resistance. -

On September 23, María Eugenia Russián, president of Fundalatin, Venezuela’s oldest human rights organization, testified to the UN Human Rights Council (UNHRC) and decried an attempt by a UNHRC [...]

Using Human Rights To Promote War

By Anya Parampil, The Grayzone. -

Red Lines host Anya Parampil debunks a new report issued by the UN Human Right's Council which accuses Venezuela's government of "crimes against humanity". She points out major flaws in the [...]

How Ecuador’s Democracy Is Being Suffocated

By Vijay Prashad and Pilar Troya, Counterpunch. -

A recent poll showed that if Andrés Arauz Galarza were allowed to run in Ecuador’s presidential election of 2021, he would win in the first round with 45.9 percent of the vote. The pollsters [...]

Unfounded UN Report On Venezuela Used As Regime Change Tool

By the US Peace Council. -

The United Nations Human Rights Council issued a report* by the Independent Mission to Determine the Facts in Venezuela (Independent Mission), which accuses Venezuela of “cruel, inhuman or [...]

Venezuela: Democracy Versus Blockade

By Ángel Guerra Cabrera, Resumen English.  -

On December 6 there will be elections in Venezuela to elect all the deputies to the National Assembly (NA), an event of extraordinary political transcendence. But before going into that subject I [...]

‘Political Prisoner’ Freed Under US Pressure Caught Planning Terrorism

By Ben Norton, The Grayzone. -

Managua, Nicaragua – A Nicaraguan right-wing extremist who was dubbed a “political prisoner” by a US government-funded NGO and subsequently freed under pressure by Washington has once again been [...]

US Sanctions Opposition Parties In Venezuela Ahead Of Elections

By Alan Macleod, Mintpress News. -

Elections for Venezuela’s National Assembly are fast approaching. But the United States does not want them to go ahead at all. Sanctions on Venezuela are nothing new. But yesterday Secretary of [...]

Venezuela: From ‘Magical Realism’ To Parliamentary Elections

By Ociel López, Venezuelanalysis. -

Elliott Abrams, White House Special Envoy for Venezuela, recently referred to [far right politician] Maria Corina Machado’s foreign intervention appeals as “unwise” and “magical realism.” In so [...]

Pompeo Calls For Overthrow Of Venezuelan Government

By Morning Star Online. -

Guyana - United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo promised millions of dollars to Venezuelan exiles in neighbouring Guyana as he made it clear that Friday’s visit was linked to Washington’s [...]