Analysis: All http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/all en How to Grossly Misrepresent Venezuelan Reality: A Reply to Alejandro Toledo http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11349 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lucas Koerner- Venezuelanalysis.com </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> In a recent op-ed in the New York Times titled "How to Fix the Mess in Venezuela", former Peruvian President Alejandro Toledo dutifully recites the tired litany of fabrications and distortions which have long become standard fare in international media coverage of the Bolivarian Republic. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11349" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11349#comments Bolivarian Revolution Featured Article International Media Watch Neoliberalism New York Times Nicolás Maduro Opposition Thu, 23 Apr 2015 01:30:29 +0000 Zoe 11349 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela on April 11: The 2002 Coup to the 2015 Economic War http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11335 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Telesur English </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> On the anniversary of the April 11th 2002 coup which temporarily ousted the Chavez government,&nbsp;teleSUR speaks to two Venezuelanalysis journalists and Venezuela-based activists, Z.C. Dutka and Rachael Boothroyd, about the relevance of the April 11-13, 2002 coup to the current situation in Venezuela. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11335" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11335#comments April 11 2002 Coup economic war Opposition Opposition Social movements Venezuela-U.S. Relations Tue, 14 Apr 2015 16:16:39 +0000 Rachael 11335 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Australian Academics, Journalists, Unionists Tell Obama “Hands Off Venezuela” http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11333 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Venezuela Solidarity Campaign/Australia Venezuela Solidarity Network </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A letter signed by over 70&nbsp;high profile individuals from Australia and New Zealand&nbsp;has called&nbsp;on US President Barack Obama to “stop interfering in Venezuela’s domestic affairs” and revoke his March 9 Executive Order directed against the Nicolas&nbsp;Maduro&nbsp;government.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11333" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11333#comments Documents Executive Order 2015 International international solidarity Mon, 13 Apr 2015 16:35:55 +0000 lmkoerner 11333 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Obama Could Face Another Disastrous Summit Due to Sanctions Against Venezuela http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11328 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Mark Weisbrot - Center for Economic Policy Research </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> This week's Summit of the Americas looks set to be yet another disaster for Obama, whose decision to impose an Executive Order on Venezuela has further isolated Washington ahead of the regional event. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11328" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11328#comments Barack Obama Executive Order 2015 OAS Opposition Regional Integration Summit of the Americas United State Fri, 10 Apr 2015 15:33:36 +0000 Rachael 11328 at http://venezuelanalysis.com 50 Leading UK Trade Unionists Show Solidarity With Venezuela http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11323 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Venezuela Solidarity Campaign </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> We the undersigned – representatives of trade unions and working people in the UK&nbsp;– stand in solidarity with Venezuela’s unions of Railway workers, Urban and transport workers, Oil and electric workers, Education, Public Sector and Health workers, and Construction Workers who have organised mobilisations over the last month saying ‘Venezuela is not a Threat – We are Hope’ and ‘Obama – Repeal the Executive Order.’ </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11323" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11323#comments Executive Order 2015 International international solidarity trade unions Thu, 09 Apr 2015 14:08:58 +0000 Rachael 11323 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Fighting Words http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11321 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lauren Carasik- Foreign Affairs </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lauren Carasik explains why Barack Obama's "tough talk" in Venezuela won't work. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11321" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11321#comments Executive Order 2015 International Law and Justice US sanctions 2015 Wed, 08 Apr 2015 21:09:07 +0000 Zoe 11321 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Attempts to Malign Venezuela as “Homophobic State” Have Backfired http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11315 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Z. C. Dutka - Venezuelanalysis.com </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> VA.com's Z.C. Dutka unmasks the recent attempts to slander the Venezuelan government as "homophobic" which have been spearheaded by rightwing Venezuelan NGOs, the corporate press, and the U.S. State Department. Dutka counters these distortions and fabrications by giving voice to grassroots LGBTQ activists, who offer a dialectical accessment of the gains and ongoing challenges of the "sexual revolution" in Venezuela. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11315" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11315#comments Documents Featured Article Gender and Sexuality LGBTQ media war misinformation pinkwashing Tue, 07 Apr 2015 01:43:46 +0000 lmkoerner 11315 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Obama's Legacy Set to Fail in Latin America http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11314 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Eva Golinger </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Obama opened the door to Cuba, admitting Washington’s half century of failed foreign policy towards the island, but&nbsp;then shut it on Venezuela implementing policies that are set to end in a similar way.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11314" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11314#comments Documents Imperialism international solidarity U.S.-Latin America Venezuela-U.S. Relations Mon, 06 Apr 2015 16:40:51 +0000 lmkoerner 11314 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Podemos’s Latin American Roots http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11307 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Bécquer Seguín- JACOBIN </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Podemos has gained traction by drawing on lessons from the Latin American left. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11307" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11307#comments 21st Century Socialism Bolivarian Project International Pink tide Social Movements Spain Wed, 01 Apr 2015 15:01:14 +0000 Zoe 11307 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Letter from the Bolivarian Front of Scientific Researchers, Innovators and Workers to the Social Movements of the USA http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11305 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> FREBIN </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The the Bolivarian Front of Scientific Researchers, Innovators and Workers reaches out to US social movements to talk “people to people” about why Venezuela’s Bolivarian model poses a threat to global capitalism. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11305" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11305#comments Bolivarian Project Executive Order 2015 International international solidarity Law and Justice Participation Social Movements US sanctions 2015 Wed, 01 Apr 2015 00:14:43 +0000 Zoe 11305 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Amnesty International Whitewashes Venezuelan Opposition Abuses http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11304 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ryan Mallett-Outtrim- TeleSUR English </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Amnesty International's latest report on Venezuela calls for justice for the dozens of people killed during the unrest that shook the country a year ago, while using sleight of hand to deflect attention away from those responsible. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11304" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11304#comments 2014 opposition violence Amnesty International International Law and Justice media war Media Watch US sanctions 2015 Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:33:56 +0000 Zoe 11304 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Democracy Behind Bars in Venezuela? A Reply to the UK Guardian http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11303 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jorge Martin - Hands Off Venezuela </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> On Friday, 27 of March, the Guardian published a piece called&nbsp;Democracy behind bars: 11 opposition leaders facing jail or death”, which was “sponsored by Crown Agents”. First in the list of 11 “democratic opposition leaders” facing jail or death around the world is Venezuela’s Leopoldo Lopez. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11303" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11303#comments leopoldo lopez media war Opposition The Guardian Tue, 31 Mar 2015 16:35:44 +0000 Rachael 11303 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Rumour as a Weapon: The Case of the “Stolen Children” http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11300 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Misión Verdad </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The author contends that the recent wave of false rumors concerning the kidnapping of Venezuelan children is part of a campaign of psychological warfare aimed at destabilizing the Bolivarian government.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11300" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11300#comments destabilization Documents media war Media Watch social media soft coup Mon, 30 Mar 2015 22:14:36 +0000 lmkoerner 11300 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Spain's Podemos Just Latest Victim of Toxic Venezuela Monster! http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11296 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asa Cusack- Huffington Post UK </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Asa Cusack reflects on how Venezuela has unjustifiably become such a toxic brand that the right wing can use it to tar political opponents. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11296" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11296#comments International media war Media Watch Spain Thu, 26 Mar 2015 18:00:22 +0000 Zoe 11296 at http://venezuelanalysis.com How Not to Win Friends in Latin America http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11293 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Mark Weisbrot- US News &amp; World Report </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Even as the normalization of relations with Cuba proceeds, the White House plans to continue funding “democracy promotion” programs within the country – as well as numerous others in the region. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11293" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11293#comments International Military Opposition US interference US sanctions 2015 Wed, 25 Mar 2015 19:04:08 +0000 Zoe 11293 at http://venezuelanalysis.com But What About the Oil? US Senators Get to the Heart of the Matter in Wake of Venezuela Sanctions http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11289 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Rachael Boothroyd </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Last week, lawyer and journalist Glen Greenwald acerbically asked if there was “anyone, anywhere, that wants to defend the reasonability” of Obama’s claim that Venezuela is an “extraordinary threat” to U.S. security. On Tuesday at a Senate Foreign Relations Hearing on Venezuela, a band of rightwing “human rights” specialists including US senator Marco Rubio decided to make a Herculean attempt. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11289" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11289#comments Featured Article International Law and Justice Media Watch US sanctions 2015 Tue, 24 Mar 2015 19:20:27 +0000 Zoe 11289 at http://venezuelanalysis.com What You Need to Know about Venezuela http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11284 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> George Ciccariello-Maher - Counterpunch </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Venezuela is a "national security threat" only because it refuses to be controlled by the US </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11284" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11284#comments Barack Obama Democrat Party Florida Opposition Opposition US sanctions 2015 Venezuela-U.S. Relations Mon, 23 Mar 2015 15:56:15 +0000 Rachael 11284 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Letter to the People of the United States: Venezuela is not a threat http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11277 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Nicolas Maduro &amp; the Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> An open letter from Venezuelan President, Nicolas Maduro, and the Government of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela to the people of the U.S., published today in the New York Times. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11277" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11277#comments Bolivarian project International Simon Bolivar Venezuela-U.S. Relations Tue, 17 Mar 2015 19:42:06 +0000 Rachael 11277 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Obama’s War in the Western Hemisphere and Venezuela’s National Liberation Struggle http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11274 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> James Petras - Global Research </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Why did Obama declare a ‘national emergency’, claim that Venezuela represents a threat to US national security and foreign policy, assume executive prerogatives and decree sanctions against top Venezuelan officials in charge of national security,&nbsp;at this time? </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11274" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11274#comments Imperialism Latin American Integration Multi-polarity Opposition US intervention Venezuela-U.S. Relations Tue, 17 Mar 2015 01:36:04 +0000 Rachael 11274 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela: A Threat to US National Security? http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11271 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hands Off Venezuela </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Hands Off Venezuela Campaign highlights the double standards implicit in the recent U.S. decision to brand Venezuela "an extraodinary threat" in light of &nbsp;recent U.S.-backed coup efforts against progressive regional governments as well as support for repressive regimes. The only threat that Venezuela poses, the authors continue, is the "threat of being a good example", namely the the immense social gains achieved by the Bolivarian Revolution being viewed as a model by &nbsp;other countries in the region and throughout the world.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11271" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11271#comments Documents International international solidarity U.S. sanctions Venezuela-U.S. Relations Mon, 16 Mar 2015 15:10:37 +0000 lmkoerner 11271 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Maybe Obama's Sanctions on Venezuela Are Not Really About His "Deep Concern" Over Suppression of Political Rights http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11267 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Glen Greenwald - The Intercept </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Journalist and attorney Glen Greenwald exposes the hypocrisy of the Obama administration's denunciation of alleged human rights violations in Venezuela while remaining silent concerning the brutal repression perpetrated by its client regimes in Egypt and Saudi Arabia.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11267" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11267#comments Documents International soft coup U.S. sanctions US intervention Venezuela-U.S. Relations Thu, 12 Mar 2015 15:05:26 +0000 lmkoerner 11267 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Sea-Change in Venezuela http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11264 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Chris Gilbert- Counterpunch </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> &nbsp;When President Maduro responded to the recent White House executive order declaring Venezuela to be a national security threat, saying first that it was a “Frankenstein” and later that it was “schizophrenic,” he may have made small errors regarding both literature and psychiatry, but his point was clear enough: Obama’s decree is a bit like Frankenstein’s monster (a hodgepodge) and it indeed comes from a government with a split-personality. &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11264" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11264#comments 2015 Opposition Bolivarian Project International Law and Justice US sanctions 2015 Wed, 11 Mar 2015 17:23:57 +0000 Zoe 11264 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Obama Absurdly Declares Venezuela a Security Threat http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11262 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Mark Weisbrot- Al Jazeera America </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> It remains to be seen whether anyone in the White House press corps will have the courage to ask what in the world the nation’s chief executive could mean by declaring a "national emergency." Is Venezuela financing a coming terrorist attack on U.S. territory? Planning an invasion? Building a nuclear weapon? </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11262" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11262#comments 2015 Opposition International Law and Justice US sanctions 2015 Wed, 11 Mar 2015 00:39:17 +0000 Zoe 11262 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Is Venezuela Really an ‘Extraordinary Threat' to the United States? http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11260 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Greg Grandin- The Nation </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Yesterday, Barack Obama sent a letter to Congress announcing that he was applying the International Emergency Economic Powers Act to Venezuela, declaring the "situation" there to be an "unusual and extraordinary threat to the national security and foreign policy of the United States." Washington named seven Venezuelan politicians as targeted by the act, their property in the US liable to seizure. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11260" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11260#comments International Law and Justice US sanctions 2015 Tue, 10 Mar 2015 21:11:21 +0000 Zoe 11260 at http://venezuelanalysis.com US Preparing for Military Aggression on Venezuela http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11258 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Atilio Boron- TeleSUR English </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Argentine sociologist Atilio Boron argues that when the U.S. denounces a country, it is often a pretext for intervention and regime change. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11258" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11258#comments Barack Obama Blue Coup International Law and Justice Military US sanctions 2015 Tue, 10 Mar 2015 17:41:34 +0000 Zoe 11258 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Hugo Chavez and Leftist Soldiers in 20th Century Latin America http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11255 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Richard Gott - TeLESUR ENGLISH </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> British historian and journalist Richard Gott situates Hugo Chávez within the long tradition of progressive and leftist Latin American military leaders from Bolívar to Perón who worked to transform their socities.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11255" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11255#comments civic-military alliance Documents Hugo Chavez Hugo Chavez legacy Military Military Mon, 09 Mar 2015 14:50:34 +0000 lmkoerner 11255 at http://venezuelanalysis.com A Once and Future Revolution The Legacy of Hugo Chávez http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11253 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Roger D. Harris - Counterpunch </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Task Force on the Americas President discusses how Hugo Chávez's revolutionary synthesis of popular Christianity, Bolivarianism, and socialism became the basis for an emancipatory that transformed the lives of the poor and excluded majority of Venezuela.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11253" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11253#comments 21st Century Socialism Bolivarian Project Bolivarian Revolution Christianity Documents Hugo Chavez Hugo Chavez legacy Thu, 05 Mar 2015 15:18:24 +0000 lmkoerner 11253 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela’s Continuous Coup http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11252 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Alfredo Lopez- Counterpunch </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Alfredo Lopez reflects on Hugo Chavez’s legacy and outlines the forces at play that make the threat of a coup ever present, as long as Venezuelans continue to defend their autonomy. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11252" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11252#comments 2015 Opposition Blue Coup Bolivarian Project Opposition Politics Wed, 04 Mar 2015 19:45:28 +0000 Zoe 11252 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Sabino Vive: A New Film by Carlos Azpúrua http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11250 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Chris Gilbert </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> On the second anniversary of the brutal assassination of Yukpa leader and revolutionary Sabino Romero, political analyst Chris Gilbert reviews the 2014 film that illustrated Romero’s fierce story of struggle. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11250" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11250#comments Culture Indigenous and Afro-Venezuelans Land Reform Sabino Romero Wed, 04 Mar 2015 01:01:13 +0000 Zoe 11250 at http://venezuelanalysis.com What Is Happening in Venezuela? http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11246 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Greg Grandin- The Nation </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Coups and countercoups. Crackdowns. Economic crackups. Seven cents for a tube of toothpaste and $755 for a box of condoms. Falling oil prices. The arrest of an opposition leader. Washington plots. Human Rights Watch tweets. South America rallies.... Greg Grandin talks to a panel of experts to find out what really is going on in Venezuela. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11246" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11246#comments 2015 Economy 2015 oil glut 2015 Opposition Blue Coup Economy Human Rights Watch International Law and Justice U.S. sanctions US intervention Tue, 03 Mar 2015 14:59:04 +0000 Zoe 11246 at http://venezuelanalysis.com