All Articles on Hugo Chávez

"No matter how cynical you might be about propagandistic American media, you are not prepared for how much watching this trailer is like snorting 100% pure John Bolton." (Photo: Screenshot) Views
Reuters’ Can’t Find US Critics to Question Amazon’s Anti-Venezuela Propaganda
This technique not only invisibilizes principled US-based dissent from Washington’s aggression, but also associates anti-war and anti-imperial views with governments it has helped Washington vilify. This is not limited to Venezuela.
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The Plot to Kill Venezuela
And who is caught between an economy reliant on oil revenues and a sanctions regime designed to create suffering? The people caught in the squeeze of factors beyond their control.
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AP photograph of a coup supporter in front of a burning bus. (Photo: Fernando Llano) Views
Venezuela: It’s Only a Coup if the US Government Says So
Media side with Trump cronies rather than common sense in labeling coup a 'protest'
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US puppet Juan Guaidó speaks to reporters during his failed coup attempt yesterday. Views
It’s Looking Like Another Failed Coup Attempt by the US and Its Puppet Guaidó in Venezuela
The US cannot understand how loathed it is south of the border
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Zero Percent of Elite Commentators Oppose Regime Change in Venezuela
That elite media didn’t find a single person to vouch for Maduro or Chavismo, and that almost all the opinions explicitly or implicitly expressed support for the ouster of Venezuela’s elected president, demonstrates a firm editorial line, eerily obedient to the US government’s regime change policy.
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Activists Protect DC Venezuelan Embassy from US-Supported Coup
The Trump-orchestrated plan of creating a parallel government in Venezuela and then simply taking over diplomatic premises is totally illegal
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A van with a billboard in support of American whistleblower Chelsea Manning and WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is parked outside the Ecuadorian Embassy in London Views
Assange’s ‘Conspiracy’ to Expose War Crimes Has Already Been Punished
If the law should have protected Manning, who was at the very heart of the "conspiracy" to expose gruesome crimes, then it obviously should protect Assange
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Vietnam to Venezuela: US Interventionism and the Failure of the Left
The modern U.S. empire has run roughshod over the interests and desires of foreign nations and their people for more than a century, but that history should call for pause as the bipartisan interventionist consensus gears up once again, this time in an effort to topple the legitimately elected...
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Venezuela, US Solidarity, and the Future of Socialism
Despite committed work by relatively isolated intellectuals and activists, too many social democrats in the US—willing to attack Trump on almost anything else—have either remained relatively quiet or (worse) largely accepted the premises of his imperialist foreign policy
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Everyone Washington Supports, by Definition, Is a Moderate Centrist
The corporate and mainstream U.S. media continue to present Juan Guaidó in Venezuela not as a conservative (or further still to the right), but as a centrist social democrat who can unite a fractured nation. That's ridiculous.
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