Guatemalan military officers jailed for war crimes may get amnesty
- Elisabeth Malkin
MEXICO CITY — Emma Theissen Álvarez says she will never forget the faces of the three men who came to her Guatemala City house that day in 1981 looking for her daughter, a student leader who had escaped from her military ...
The war on Venezuela is built on lies
- John Pilger
The reporter as clown — for whom the truth is too difficult to report —may be the final stage of much of mainstream journalism’s degeneration, writes John Pilger for Consortium News.
Travelling with Hugo Chavez, I soon understood the ...
After the border show, Venezuela between bluff and foreign intervention
- Marco Teruggi
San Antonio, on Venezuela’s border with Colombia-Something looks out of whack with the situation on the Colombian-Venezuelan border on Feb. 24. There is an off-script normality that contrasts with declarations by foreign enemies and those of ...
On D-Day, Feb. 23, the trucks couldn’t enter Venezuela
- Marco Teruggi
The Venezuelan opposition's attempt was frustrated as the border with Colombia remained closed.
Alfred de Zayas, first and only UN Rapporteur on Venezuela: The Venezuelan opposition rejects dialogue, they want power with a coup d'état
- Fabrizio Verde
Interview with Alfred de Zayas, the only UN rapporteur during the Bolivarian revolution.
Sir, you went personally to Venezuela on behalf of the UN last year. What is the situation in the country?
John Bolton openly admits he wants Maduro out, U.S. oil companies in
- Tyler Durden
Embattled Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro might be forgiven for thinking there's a foreign-backed conspiracy against him in repeatedly accusing the US of engineering a "coup" and waging "economic war" against his regime, ...
How Canadian Global Affairs minister Chrystia Freeland organized Donald Trump’s coup in Venezuela
- Eric Zuesse
On Monday, February 5th, Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland announced that the 14 countries of the Lima Group — who had actually formed themselves under her direction into this new group on 8 August 2017 in order to overthrow ...
The New Cold War and Venezuela
- Boaventura de Sousa Santos
The current situation in Venezuela is a tragedy in the making, and it will very likely cause the death of many innocent people.
Venezuela is on the verge of foreign military intervention, and the ensuing bloodbath may take on dramatic proportions. ...
What’s at stake in Venezuela?
On sovereignty and Latin America
- Greg Grandin
1. The concept of sovereignty may refer to the political control that a leader exercises over a society and territory, or the psychic control that an individual exercises over herself.
2. Sovereignty has a long history in political thought, not ...
The making of Juan Guaidó: How the US regime change laboratory created Venezuela’s coup leader
- Max Blumenthal - Dan Cohen دان كوهين דן כהן
Juan Guaidó is the product of a decade-long project overseen by Washington’s elite regime change trainers. While posing as a champion of democracy, he has spent years at the forefront of a violent campaign of destabilization.