Alexander von Humboldt, Venezuela and the Bolivarian Revolution
Article by Franklin Frederick One cannot praise enough the intelligent legislation of Spanish America’s new republics, which, since their inception, have been seriously concerned with slavery’s total cessation. In […]
Can a writer send an ‘imaginary letter’ to Nicolás Maduro In the name of Salvador Allende?
Chilean writer Ariel Dorfman sent an ‘Imaginary Letter’ allegedly written by Salvador Allende to Señor Presidente Nicolás Maduro.1 The author of the celebrated essay How to read Donald Duck : (with […]
Venezuela in the middle of a media war, a prelude to a plain war?
Against the backdrop of threats of military aggression by the United States, a series of provocations took place this weekend on the Colombian-Venezuelan border. Analysis of an ongoing coup d’état […]
Venezuela, Gangsters Return to Assault Democracy
Venezuela is today facing great danger of war, chaos and destruction, with the active participation of the US, the EU and Colombia. These countries have economic interests and use a […]
The Trump-Trudeau Venezuelan Achilles’ Heel: The Civilian Military Union
After spending two days in Caracas on February 3 and 4, including a semi-private meeting with President Maduro, this is my basic impression. The situation in Caracas is the opposite […]
- Analysis and testimonies / Latin America / Media Watch / North-South relations / United States
- 08 Feb 2019
Venezuelan Ambassador to the EU : “We will not accept an external agenda”
The eyes of the world are once again on Venezuela. After being appointed president of the National Assembly on January 23 opposition leader Juan Guaidó proclaimed himself the “temporary president” […]
Juan Guaidó: The Man Who Would Be President of Venezuela Doesn’t Have a Constitutional Leg to Stand On
Donald Trump imagines Juan Guaidó is the rightful president of Venezuela. Mr. Guaidó, a man of impeccable illegitimacy, was exposed by Dan Cohen and Max Blumenthal as “a product of […]
Is black the sign of a Sri Lankan ‘colour revolution?’
The protests staged outside certain media institutions in Colombo last week by a group of civil society activists with the sinister warning “We are watching you!” is a subject for […]
International Conference for Peace and “World Balance” Supports Venezuela
Close to 700 conferees from 65 countries convened in Havana, Cuba from January 28-31, for peace and “world balance.” This, the fourth such conference, was dedicated to honoring the ideals […]
Venezuela: the ultimatum of shame
“To wrongly name things is to add to the world’s ills”. Let us adapt this quote attributed to Albert Camus to the Venezuelan contest. It would be something like “to […]
The US Puts Venezuela Under High Pressure. Chronicle of an Announced ‘Parliamentary Coup’
For a few days now, tension has been rising high in Venezuela. On 23 January, the President of Parliament proclaimed himself president. He was immediately recognized by the US, Brazil […]
Guillaume Long: Do Right-wing Govt’s ‘Have the Stomach’ for Post-Coup Chaos in Venezuela?
In this interview, former Ecuadorean Foreign Minister provides some timely and essential background to understand the scope of the current crisis in Venezuela. Venezuela took on a new character when Juan Guaido, who had recently been installed as […]
Trump has one goal: to end Chavismo
Eight months after the presidential elections of May 2018, which have designated Nicolas Maduro as winner with more than 6 million votes (67.8% and 46% of participation), the attempts of […]
Venezuela: What Everyone Needs To Know About The US-Led Coup
Two things stand out about the US coup in Venezuela. First, it is unusually open. Typically, the US tries to hide its coups. Second, the coup is built on a […]
Mobilize and Defend Venezuela!
It is new and it is not new, but it is tremendously wicked and deadly – the latest type of coup the US invented and is now applying against Venezuela. […]