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Friday 19 May 2017

Venezuela has a fake news problem too

It’s hard to know what to believe these days. Marco Bello/Reuters Like dust in the wind the news flies:...

President Maduro Says Politicians Are ‘The New Jews That Hitler Pursued’

Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro The Venezuelan president, Nicolás Maduro, has likened the harassment of government officials and their families...

Venezuelan Regime Steps up Torture against Protesters

Venezuela’s security forces beat most detainees after they are arrested, while they are being transferred to a temporary...

Elderly Venezuelans Take to the Streets to Demand a Better Future for their Grandchildren

TODAY VENEZUELA – On Friday, May 12th, hundreds of elderly protesters joined the “democratic resistance” and marched towards...

Why Are There No Riots in the Barrios of Venezuela?

Commuters in Caracas’ popular neighborhoods. | Photo: Mision Verdad TODAY VENEZUELA – Closing streets, paralyzing the subway system, burning...

Maduro Blames Opposition for Protest Deaths

TODAY VENEZUELA – Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro suggested Thursday opposition could be behind the rising death toll from...

Inside Venezuela’s anti-government protests

María Alvarez says she has been taking part in marches since 2002 Venezuelans angry with the government of President...

Venezuela’s New Constituent Assembly Takes Page From Fascism’s Playbook

Dictator Nicolás Maduro tramples liberal democracy on his to fascism. (PanAm Post) Venezuela President Nicolás Maduro summoned citizens to write a...

Do the Venezuelan Armed Forces Know they Defend a Narco-State?

What the Venezuelan Armed Forces don’t realize is that their families will also be affected by the crisis...

No Butter, But Lots Of Guns

The armed forces will decide the fate of Venezuela’s regime. People power counts for less TODAY VENEZUELA – Before...

Lobbying the Enemy

TODAY VENEZUELA (Caracas Chronicles) It sounds bizarre: a self-declared “anti-imperialist” government trying to cozy up with its alleged...

Your Guide to Understanding Protest Deaths in Venezuela

Opposition supporters clash with security forces during a rally against Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas, Venezuela April...

No Rational Solution On Sight For Venezuela Violence

TODAY VENEZUELA – Street protests in Venezuela claimed at least two more fatalities on Wednesday, bringing the total...

Maduro welcomes papal interest in Venezuela mediation

Pope Francis waves at the end of the Regina Coeli prayer on April 30, 2017 at St Peter’s...

Maduro Regime Suggests Mexico Backed US Stance on Venezuela

Delcy Rodriguez said Washington may have offered Mexico preservation of NAFTA in exchange for lashing out against Venezuela....

IACHR: Venezuela Remains on Human Rights “Black List”

In the report, the IACHR highlights the violation of the right to freedom of press, as well as...

Images From Protests on the Streets of Venezuela’s Capital City

TODAY VENEZUELA – Venezuelans took to the streets in the hundreds of thousands again Wednesday (April 26) to...

Ruperta, The Face Of Animals Starving in Venezuela

Ruperta, Venezuela’s starving elephant. Photo El Universal TODAY VENEZUELA – It’s not only people that are starving in Venezuela,...

Venezuela’s Defense Minister Arrives in Moscow While Maduro Regime …

Vladimir Padrino, Venezuela’s Defense Minister, arrived today in Moscow as the Maduro regime faces an existential threat from...

2,700 GM Venezuelan Employees Fired by Text Message after Government Takeover

TODAY VENEZUELA – Workers at General Motors’ Venezuela plant claim they were fired over text GM sent a mass text...

Venezuela under Maduro is reeling

A woman throws a bottle during anti-government protests in Caracas. AP Photo TODAY VENEZUELA – Venezuela sits on the...

Death toll rises in worsening Venezuela unrest

TODAY VENEZUELA – Three people have been killed during another day of protests in Venezuela, state television reported, bringing...

Why Maduro May Be about to Leave Power in Venezuela

TODAY VENEZUELA – The Venezuelan dictatorship faces massive citizen protests, which for the first time include far more...

Why Venezuelans are protesting

(CNN)Venezuela has been riven by violent protests in recent weeks as opposition leaders face off with President Nicolas...

Mother of All Marches Rages Across Venezuela for Second Day

In the wake of three dead in yesterday’s march, Venezuelans took to the streets for a second day...

Clashes Erupt At Anti-Government Protests In Venezuela

TODAY VENEZUELA – Tens of thousands of people were out protesting Wednesday in Venezuela, demanding that Socialist President...

Venezuela’s Millions in Debt to Russia Led to Confiscation of Oil Cargo

Workers stand in front of a drilling rig at an oil well operated by Venezuela’s state oil company...

Venezuela Slams Latin American Countries for ‘Rude Interference’

TODAY VENEZUELA – Venezuela’s Foreign Minister Delcy Rodriguez has criticized as “rude meddling” a joint communique by 11...

Mob Justice: Venezuelans Celebrated Easter By Burning Effigies of President Nicolás Maduro

As a symbol of “mob justice”, this Easter Sunday Venezuelans burned effergies of Nicolas Maduro in the religious...

Venezuelan NGO: 105 detainees during protests this week

The Venezuelan Criminal Forum reported that 105 demonstrators have been arrested this week TODAY VENEZUELA – The Non-governmental organization...

Venezuelans to Protest Worldwide April 15 Against Nicolas Maduro’s Dictatorship

TODAY VENEZUELA – Venezuelans plan to protest against President Nicolás Maduro’s regime on a global scale this Saturday,...

Venezuela: What’s Next?

Venezuela: What’s next? Only a strategy that targets Cuba and the army will produce results. (Twitter) Venezuela: What’s Next? Venezuela...