The social fabric of Chavism
Behind Maduro there is a mobilized people in Venezuela
- Marco Teruggi
According to the pollster Hinterlaces, between 37 and 41 percent of people surveyed in Venezuela define themselves as chavistas , and their relationships with the current political process are complex.
Caracas, Venezuela, Jan. 27 -- Convincing yourself ...
Pointy of no return
Keys to the coup in Venezuela
- Marco Teruggi
Here are the steps of the coup d’état, from the appearance of the unknown Guaidó to the public irruption of the regime of Trump and his friends in the region.
Caracas, Jan. 24 — Juan Guaidó (photo) declared himself ...
Ongoing coup in Venezuela
- Romain Migus
The author directed this article to a French audience. Published in RT and Tlaxcala on Jan. 24, it explains some of the current background of the attempt by the Venezuelan government to defend its country’s sovereignty.
Let's start by asking ...
Global letter in solidarity and support to Zapatista Resistance and Autonomy
- Various Authors - Autores varios - Auteurs divers- AAVV-d.a.
Over 800 individuals, collectives, and organizations, amongst them academics, thinkers, artists and activists allover the world such as Arundhati Roy, Immanuel Walerstein or David Graeber, has signed following manifesto:
We, intellectuals, academics, ...
Russian deployment to Venezuela served the purpose
- MK Bhadrakumar
The brief deployment of two Russian Tupolev Tu-160 ‘Blackjack’ strategic bombers to Venezuela last week became a sensational event. Indeed, it is a display of the growing Russian military prowess that has been restored under President ...
Argentina goes back to the IMF
Tricontinental Dossier #10
For six months, Argentina has been confronted with a new economic and social crisis on a massive scale. In the context of the devaluation of local currency, rising inflation, and a deep recession, Mauricio Macri’s administration struck ...
The proletariat of Brazil was defeated by democracy, not dictatorship
- Átopos Blaidd
The following is an analysis from a Chilean comrade,Átopos Blaidd. While we don't agree with the final statements, we feel the analysis in this is rather illuminating for this moment. The English translation is ours
The far-right has never ...
Bolsonaro: A monster engineered by our media
- Jonathan Cook جونثان كوك
With Jair Bolsonaro’s victory in Brazil’s presidential election at the weekend, the doom-mongers among western elites are out in force once again. His success, like Donald Trump’s, has confirmed a long-held prejudice: that the people ...
Brazil’s new president openly threatens genocide of Indigenous Amazonians
- Sara Burrows
Along with his pledge to sell off their rainforest home to agribusiness and mining, Bolsonaro has said openly “minorities will have to adapt … or simply disappear”
Contacted members of the Awá of Brazil, only 100 of ...
The return of the latin american caudillos
- Wayne Madsen
Latin America’s “springtime of socialism” is at a close. After over a decade of progressive socialist presidents putting people ahead of cronyism, Latin America’s oligarchs, through the abuse of the courts, parliaments, and electoral ...