The Activists Who Defended The Venezuelan Embassy, ​​Won

By Bruno Sgarzini, -

When Reverend Jesse Jackson, icon of the civil rights struggle in the States, delivered food to four activists at the Venezuelan embassy this Wednesday, a cold must have flowed through the back [...]

Chavistas March In Caracas To Mark Nicolas Maduro’s Re-election

By Staff, -

Supporters of Maduro mobilized Monday to celebrate the first year of President Nicolas Maduro's victory in May 20, 2018 election. Supporters of President Nicolas Maduro marched Monday [...]

Declaration Of The Embassy Protection Collective

By The Embassy Protection Collective -

We have joined together as the Embassy Protection Collective to show solidarity with the people of Venezuela and their right to determine their elected government. We are staying in the [...]

Eyewitness In Venezuela: A 14-year Perspective

By Peter Lackowski, -

I was in Venezuela from April 26 to May 5, 2019. It was the fifth time I have been there in a span of 14 years, so I was able to put things I saw on this trip in that context. My first visit was [...]

The Assault On The Venezuelan Embassy

By Bill Van Auken, WSWS -

Events that transpired Thursday at the Venezuelan embassy in the upscale Washington neighborhood of Georgetown expressed in microcosm the criminality and contempt for international law that [...]

Activists To ‘Escalate’ Opposition To Trump Policies Toward Venezuela, Iran

By Mark Hand, DC Media Group -

Activists opposed to the Trump administration’s plans to overthrow the Venezuelan government returned to the Venezuelan embassy Saturday afternoon to express their support for the group of people [...]

Venezuela: Amnesty International in Service of Empire

By Roger D Harris -

Uncle Sam has a problem in his South American “backyard” with those uppity Venezuelans who insisted on democratically electing Nicolás Maduro as their president instead of by-passing the [...]

US Judge Orders Release of Four Activists Arrested at Venezuela’s DC Embassy

By Staff, Sputnik News -

A US federal judge has ordered the release of four anti-war activists arrested inside the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington, DC, on Thursday. They will reappear in court on June 12. Kevin Zeese, [...]

An Academic Arrested for Protecting the Venezuela Embassy

by Adrienne Pine, Common Dreams -

As a scholar and educator, there are times when standard tools of teaching, publishing, and public speaking aren’t enough. There are times when we need to put our bodies on the line.

Police Raid Venezuelan Embassy In DC, Arrest Last Remaining Members Of Embassy Protection Collective

By Staff, -

Police have broken into the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington, DC and arrested four protesters from the Embassy Protection Collective, according to Medea Benjamin, an activist from the anti-war [...]

What 50 Countries Are Backing Guaidó? Who Knows? Who Cares? If The Media Say It Enough It Must Be True

By Dave Lindorff, -

American media still refer to Juan Guaidó, America’s hand-picked “legitimate leader” or “legitimate president” of Venezuela, as having an “administration.” The truth is that his “administration” [...]

Who’s Behind The Pro-Guaidó Crowd Besieging Venezuela’s D.C. Embassy?

By Jeb Sprague and Alexander Rubinstein, -

The intimidation tactics by the pro-coup embassy besiegers not only failed to deter the peace activists around the embassy, they left Venezuela’s D.C.-based opposition with a serious PR problem. [...]

Attorney Stops Federal Raid Attempt On Venezuelan Embassy

By John Zangas, -

Washington, DC–On Monday night Secret Service, DC Police, and State Department agents attempted a coordinated raid on the Embassy of Venezuela to arrest activists that have been inside for a [...]

US And Russia To Discuss Fate Of Venezuela Amid Reports Putin Will Not Prop Up Maduro

Nicolas Maduro’s future will be weighed up today by two key players as Vladimir Putin and Mike Pompeo meet in Russia to discuss Venezuela’s fate. Mr Pompeo, on his first visit to Russia as [...]

Venezuela’s Crisis: A View From The Communes

By Federico Fuentes, -

Within hours of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó calling for street mobilisations to back his attempted military coup against President Nicolás Maduro on April 30, Guaidó’s supporters had [...]