Andrea Germanos, staff writer
Medea Benjamin speaks at the U. S. Hands Off Venezuela rally in Washington, D.C. on March 16, 2019.
"We have to be pushing our members of Congress to speak out forcefully against what the Trump administration is now doing," says the activist.
Jake Johnson, staff writer
Guaidó's call came as Trump administration officials continue to suggest...
Eoin Higgins, staff writer
Medea Benjamin and Ariel Gold of CodePink during a news conference outside the Venezuelan Embassy on April 25, 2019.
What is happening at the embassy, said one activist, is "a microcosm of the...


The lovely Google Doodle of Cesar Chávez on Sunday, which would have marked the labor leader's 86th birthday, evidently didn't sit well with many right-wingers, who took to the blogosphere to shriek about conspiracy and sacrilege against poor Jesus and the Easter Bunny by that lousy Marxist dictator from Venezuela (really). They thus prove we need Chávez' message of respect for all - even brown-skinned - more than ever.