All Articles on Elliott Abrams

These exculpatory views survived even amidst the elevation of Elliott Abrams, the war criminal architect of brutal Central American policy late last century. (Photo: Manuel Balce Ceneta/AP) Views
From Guatemala to Moscow to Washington, Neoliberalism and Privatization Driving Our Crises
Neoliberal privatization and austerity, backed by the hard fist of militarization, have an ugly track record of which we must remind citizens early and often
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On May 1 our peaceful presence was violently besieged by angry Guaido supporters. (Photo: Codepink) Views
What Is Happening at the Venezuelan Embassy Is an Outrage
Determined to avoid another war, a group of US peace activists sought and received permission from the legitimate Venezuelan government to form an Embassy Protection Collective
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Pointing to Disastrous History of US Intervention, Sanders Warns Against Military Action in Venezuela
"I will do everything I can to see that U.S. troops do not get involved in a civil war in Venezuela."
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CODEPINK's Ariel Gold interrupts Elliott Abrams. Views
Disrupting Elliott Abrams
Elliott Abrams, the U.S. State Department Special Representative for Venezuela, delivered the keynote speech at the Atlantic Council's event "Venezuela After Maduro: A Vision for the Country's Future." See the entire 1 hour 26 min. Atlantic Council video here . Following are several clips of what...
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Aid trucks burn on Venezuelan-Colombia border, February 23, 2019. Media around the world got it wrong. The Panama Post headline: "Police forces loyal to Maduro burnt trucks with humanitarian aid; The dictatorship's repressive authorities allowed three trucks of humanitarian aid to cross the border, only to set them on fire once they were over the bridge." News
US Blamed Venezuelan President for Burning AID Trucks. Wrong.
“They tried a false flag operation, that supposedly the people of Venezuela had burned a truck carrying rotten food — no, no, no — it was they themselves"
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U.S. Special Representative for Venezuela Elliott Abrams. (Photo: Jose Luis Magana / AP) Views
Elliott Abrams’ Bloody Lies
The duplicity of Trump’s Venezuela envoy
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U.S. Special Representative for Venezuela Elliott Abrams. (Photo: Jose Luis Magana / AP) Views
The U.S.-Venezuela Aid Convoy Story Is Clearly Bogus, but No One Wants to Say It
At best, you are helping provide cover for a campaign designed to starve the Venezuelan people; at worst, you are enabling a military conflict that will drag on for years.
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US Special Envoy for Venezuela, Elliott Abrams, speaks during a media availability at the State Department on February 7, 2019, in Washington (Photo: Alex Brandon/AP) Views
Cold Warrior Elliott Abrams Returns to Battle in Venezuela
The US has chosen a prominent warmonger to promote 'democracy' in Venezuela
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NSC Memo Shows Elliott Abrams ‘Caballed Quietly’ to Spring a CIA-Connected Drug Trafficker
"As time when U.S. prosecutors meted out 10-year sentences to young black men for the possession of a few ounces of cocaine, Abrams thought a multi-kiloton trafficker should be treated leniently. Such was his advocacy of 'human rights.'"
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Rep. Ilhan Omar Applauded for Grilling Elliott Abrams Over Role in US-Backed Genocide, Massacres, and Death Squads in Latin America
Heated exchange called "particular must-watch for anyone who believes U.S. intervention in Venezuela is 'humanitarian.'"
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