Lucas Koerner

Lucas Koerner

Lucas Koerner is an editor and political analyst at Venezuelanalysis.

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Western progressive outlets have a peculiar habit of rolling out their “critiques" of leftist or otherwise independent governments in the global South right at the moment when these states are under imperial assault, echoing the corporate media’s unanimous regime-change chorus. (Photo: Screenshot)  Views
Wednesday, January 22, 2020
How Western Left Media Helped Legitimate US Regime Change in Venezuela
It’s been a year since Juan Guaidó began his US-anointed mandate as “interim president” of Venezuela. Following the opposition leader’s failure to secure reelection as National Assembly president this month, Washington and its corporate media stenographers have hysterically decried a “coup” ( FAIR...
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Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó Views
Saturday, January 11, 2020
For Western Press, the Only Coup in Venezuela Is Against Guaidó
The international corporate media have entered crisis mode following the replacement of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaidó as head of the country's National Assembly.
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Bolivian riot police and soldiers confront supporters of Bolivia's ex-President Evo Morales during a protest against the interim government in Sacaba, Chapare province, Cochabamba department on November 15, 2019. The police later opened fire on the demonstrators, killing at least five people and injuring many others. (Photo: STR/AFP via Getty Images) Views
Sunday, November 17, 2019
Western Media Whitewash Bolivia’s Far-Right Coup
Bolivia has a new US-backed puppet leader, and the Western media can hardly conceal their adulation. Jeanine Áñez declared herself “interim president” in a near-empty Senate chamber on November 12, proceeding to don the presidential sash with the assistance of uniformed soldiers. Despite a lack of...
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Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro on NPR.org (8/25/17). Views
Tuesday, August 06, 2019
NPR Shreds Ethics Handbook to Normalize Regime Change in Venezuela
The Reagan administration in 1982 coerced National Public Radio ( NPR ) to cover more favorably the US terrorist war then being waged against Nicaragua. As Greg Grandin writes , Otto Reich, head of the administration’s Orwellian propaganda outfit known as the Office of Public Diplomacy, informed...
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CBC depiction (6/29/19) of Juan Guaído. Views
Wednesday, July 24, 2019
Western Media Losing Enthusiasm for Failing Coup in Venezuela
When previously unknown Venezuelan opposition politician Juan Guaído stood up in an East Caracas plaza and declared himself “interim president” of the South American country, Western corporate media were ebullient. In those heady early days, corporate journalists could scarcely conceal their love...
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