The AFL-CIO Aided US Interference in Venezuela

By Telesur English. -

The American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO) Solidarity Center has a long history of working hand in glove with the U.S. government in undermining democracy [...]

New Alternative Left Alliance Forms In Venezuela

By Paul Dobson, Venezuelanalysis. -

Merida - Two major Venezuelan left-wing parties have announced that they will not be backing government candidates in the upcoming December 6 parliamentary elections. For the first time, [...]

Era Of US Domination Of Latin America Coming To An End

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, Popular Resistance. -

Despite its failings at home, the United States intervenes in countries across multiple continents seeking to control their governments and resources. This week, we look at the US' latest [...]

How The US Failed At Its Foreign Policy Toward Venezuela

By Vijay Prashad and Érika Ortega Sanoja, Popular Resistance. -

On August 4, 2020, the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee held a hearing on Venezuela. Appearing before the committee was U.S. State Department Special Representative Elliott Abrams. Abrams, [...]

Venezuela And Trump’s Irrational Electoral Policy

By Jorge Arreaza Montserrat, Council on Hemispheric Affairs. -

Caracas, Venezuela - Elections always have an interesting effect on public policy, in particular if the person in charge of designing and implementing a certain policy is up for reelection. In [...]

After 23 Years Of Media Warfare Against Venezuela, US Says It Will Start A Media War

By Clodovaldo Hernandez, Orinoco Tribune. -

After 23 years of unremitting media warfare against Venezuela, the United States announces that it will start a media war against Venezuela. It’s cynical, it’s tragic, it’s even comical. Since [...]

Imperialist Economic War Costs US Almost $200 Billion

By Pasqualina Curcio, People's Voice. -

Quantifying each and every one of the effects of the war that imperialism has declared on the Venezuelan people is impossible. The attacks that Venezuelans have experienced since 1999 have not [...]

Venezuela Wins Right To Appeal Ruling Barring Access To Gold Reserves

By Lucas Koerner, Venezuelanalysis. -

The Venezuelan Central Bank (BCV) has won the right to appeal a British court decision denying it custody over 31 tons of the nation’s gold held by the Bank of England (BoE). On July 2, the [...]

Operation Gideon Shows US Aggression Against Venezuela Is Not About Human Rights

By Jack Delaney, Peace Data. -

Operation Gideon was not an outlying incident, the debacle occurred in accordance with decades, if not centuries, of U.S. foreign policy precedent in Latin America. Along with Bolivia’s [...]

Venezuela Moves Toward Elections: US Seeks To Undermine Them

By Venezuelanalysis. -

Venezuela’s National Electoral Council (CNE) has kickstarted proceedings for the upcoming December 6 National Assembly (AN) elections. A number of events have taken place in recent weeks that [...]

State Dept Abandons Families Of Mercenaries Detained In Venezuela

By Anya Parampil, The Grayzone. -

The Grayzone has confirmed that former US ambassador to the UN Bill Richardson traveled to Venezuela on Monday, July 13, following conversations with the families of former Green Beret soldiers [...]

Long Overdue For Latin America: A “Good Neighbor Policy”

By Medea Benjamin and Steve Ellner, CODEPINK. -

U.S. policy towards Venezuela has been a fiasco. Try as it might, the Trump regime-change team has been unable to depose President Maduro and finds itself stuck with a self-proclaimed president, [...]

Paralyzed Companies Rescued By An ‘Army’ Of Volunteer Workers

By Jessica Dos Santos, Russia Today. -

The Productive Workers' Army (EPO) is a grassroots movement composed of Venezuelan workers that came together in 2014. They dedicate their volunteer labor to rescuing various companies that have [...]

SouthCom Warships Sailing Near Venezuelan Shores

The United States Navy (US) sailed into Venezuelan waters, “to challenge the excessive claim of Venezuela on June 23”, when the Minister of Popular Power for Defense, G / J Vladimir Padrino López [...]

Colombians Question Deployment Of US Security Forces

By Thomas Power, NACLA. -

Colombian soldiers and military brass have been implicated in a string of human rights violations in recent weeks. On May 1, Semana magazine reported that the Colombian military illegally used [...]