Analysis: All http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/all/analysis/all/feed/r en An Oral History of Grassroots Venezuelans in the Midst of the Economic War http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11177 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Cory Fischer-Hoffman/ Various </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> While the shortages and long-lines are creating serious inconveniences and undeniable burdens on most Venezuelans, beyond the frustration, the voices of grassroots Venezuelans are getting lost beneath negative predictions of macroeconomic collapse. In this oral history collage, members of the Venezuelan grassroots and popular movements speak for themselves about the roots of the economic war, their strategies in the face of it, and the solutions that they propose. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11177" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11177#comments 2015 Economy Bolivarian Revolution Economy Featured Article grassroots Opposition Participation scarcity Social Movements Fri, 30 Jan 2015 10:22:14 +0000 ryan 11177 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela's Bolivar Needs Bold Action http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11176 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ryan Mallett-Outtrim </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro made a point of downplaying his foreign exchange reforms last Wednesday, and good thing he did. The reforms are bound to do little to curb Venezuela's economic problems, despite the fact that genuine changes to the exchange system are urgently needed. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11176" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11176#comments Economy Exchange rate foreign currency exchange Monetary Policy Wed, 28 Jan 2015 15:26:03 +0000 cory 11176 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Revolution, Counter Revolution, and the Economic War in Venezuela: Part II http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11171 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> William Camacaro and Frederick B. Mills </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> William Camacaro and Frederick B. Mills offer an important overview of the current economic war in Venezula. Part II focuses on the need to change the economic model in Venezuela and explores the balance of political and economic forces in Venezuela today. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11171" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11171#comments 2015 Economy April 11 2002 Coup Bolivarian Project economic war Economy Tue, 27 Jan 2015 14:14:42 +0000 cory 11171 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Revolution, Counter Revolution, and the Economic War in Venezuela: Part I http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11170 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> William Camacaro and Frederick B. Mills </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> William Camacaro and Frederick B. Mills offer an important overview of the current economic war in Venezula. In Part I of this two-part series, the authors give an overview of the current political climate in Venezuela and provide historical context for the use of food as a political weapon. By examining the 1973 Coup in Chile and the way that control of food was used during the 2002 coup in Venezuela and the 2003 Oil strike, the authors push for a deeper understanding of the current political climate in Venezuela today. Part II focuses on the need to change the Economic model in Venezuela. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11170" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11170#comments 2015 Economy April 11 2002 Coup Bolivarian Project Chile economic war Economy Tue, 27 Jan 2015 13:51:06 +0000 cory 11170 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela: Heinz Dieterich the Prophet of Doom – Or how not to save the Bolivarian Revolution http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11168 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Alan Woods - In Defence of Marxism </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Alan Woods responds to an article published by Heinz Dieterich on the Venezuelan leftwing website Aporrea, in which the German academic claims that 2015 will be the Maduro government´s last year in office. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11168" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11168#comments 21st Century Socialism Bolivarian project Bolivarian Project Economy Mon, 26 Jan 2015 16:55:30 +0000 Rachael 11168 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Who Will Stand With Venezuela? http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11163 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> W.T. Whitney Jr. - Counterpunch </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Who in the world stands with a country when it is under the looming threat of a major U.S. government intervention? When Guatemala (1954), the Dominican Republic (1965), Chile (1973), and Haiti (2004) were in trouble, there was no one. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11163" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11163#comments internal destabilisation International Latin American Integration Regional Integration Venezuela-U.S. Relations Mon, 19 Jan 2015 22:21:21 +0000 Rachael 11163 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Economic Solutions: Two Perspectives from the Bolivarian Left http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11160 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Venezuelanalysis.com/ Nicmer Evans and Euda Vera </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> In the face of on-going shortages of basic consumer goods, soaring inflation, a multi-pronged and broken currency exchange system and now falling oil prices, Venezuela's economic “crisis” is now being acknowledged at the highest levels of government. As opposed to the simplistic mainstream media coverage that attempts to blame Venezuela's woes on the boogie monster of “socialism,” we present two perspectives from within the Bolivarian Revolution on concrete public policy solutions to Venezuela's economic crisis. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11160" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11160#comments 2015 Economy economic difficulties Economy Monetary Policy Wed, 14 Jan 2015 20:55:06 +0000 cory 11160 at http://venezuelanalysis.com China, the CELAC, and Venezuela http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11156 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Luis Britto Garcia- aporrea.org </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Venezuelan writer Luis Britto Garcia discusses the massive impact Chinese investment has had on recent Latin American development, while calling for strict outlines to be drawn to protect Venezuelan sovereighnty in the midst of heightened negotiation. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11156" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11156#comments 2015 Economy CELAC China Economy International Labor and Workers' Control Law and Justice Mon, 12 Jan 2015 19:28:59 +0000 Zoe 11156 at http://venezuelanalysis.com US Slaps New Sanctions Against Venezuela: Why Now? http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11144 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Roger D. Harris </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> In this article Roger D. Harris, President of the Task Force on the Americas, explains the current political context for the United States´recent sanctions on Venezuela. Harris outlines the substance of sanctions, the response of Venezuela and the international community and how the current correlation of forces in both the US and Venezuela have resulted in increased sanctions against Venezuela that are spearheaded by the Democratic Party in the United States. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11144" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11144#comments International US Sanctions 2014 US-Venezuela relations Fri, 09 Jan 2015 16:15:13 +0000 cory 11144 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Rapprochement Between the United States and Cuba and Sanctions Against Venezuela http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11134 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> WILLIAM CAMACARO and FREDERICK B. MILLS </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> William and Frederick lay out a comprehensive analysis of the "consistent imperial strategy" demonstrated by US president Obama in recent policy shifts toward Cuba and Venezuela. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11134" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11134#comments Cuba International Law and Justice Politics US Sanctions 2014 US-Venezuela relations Tue, 06 Jan 2015 16:26:18 +0000 Zoe 11134 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Bias Creates Investment Opportunities in South American Bonds http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11129 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Mark Weisbrot </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Despite continued reporting that Venezuela will default on its debt, Mark Weisbrot, co-founder of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, argues that default is unlikely. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11129" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11129#comments Bonds Default Economy Economy South America Mon, 05 Jan 2015 15:14:16 +0000 cory 11129 at http://venezuelanalysis.com After Chávez: The Maduro Government And The ‘Economic War’ in Venezuela http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11121 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Steve Ellner – New Left Project </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Academic Steve Ellner examines the question: With economic difficulties mounting and dissent in the ranks, is the government of Nicolás Maduro living up to Hugo Chávez’s legacy? </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11121" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11121#comments 2014 economy Bolivarian Project Nicolás Maduro Wed, 31 Dec 2014 00:45:35 +0000 ewan 11121 at http://venezuelanalysis.com The Worst Venezuela Coverage of 2014 http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11108 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Joe Emersberger- Telesur English </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Joe Emersberger lists examples of corporate media's most outrageous claims about Venezuela in 2014, and explains specific political agendas endorsed by those messages. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11108" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11108#comments International media war Media Watch New York Times Politics The Guardian Tue, 23 Dec 2014 23:52:52 +0000 Zoe 11108 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Against Judicial Attacks, International Support for Venezuela’s Communes http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11103 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Signatories </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> VA.com publishes this open letter by a number of scholars and activists who warn about recent judicial attacks on commune activists in Venezuela, and encourage support for the country’s commune movement. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11103" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11103#comments Communes Land Reform Law and Justice Participation Social Movements Tue, 23 Dec 2014 00:11:27 +0000 ewan 11103 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela in 2014: Maduro Administration Given Reprieve by Divided Opposition http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11096 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ewan Robertson - 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 Ewan Robertson offers an assessment of the relative positions of the Bolivarian government and conservative opposition after a bumpy year for Venezuela’s politics and economy. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11096" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11096#comments 2014 Opposition Protests 2014 opposition violence Bolivarian Project Featured Article Opposition Politics Fri, 19 Dec 2014 17:11:54 +0000 ewan 11096 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela Sanctions Highlight US Hypocrisy on Human Rights http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11094 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lauren Carasik- Al Jazeera America </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Obama should follow his example on Cuba and engage with, not punish, Venezuela. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11094" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11094#comments Barack Obama International Law and Justice Nicolás Maduro Politics Raúl Castro US Sanctions 2014 Venezuela-U.S. Relations Fri, 19 Dec 2014 02:15:04 +0000 Zoe 11094 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Hectoring Venezuela on Human Rights http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11091 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Diosdado Cabello- The New York Times </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Diosdado Cabello expresses his opinion in the NY Times; "It seemed an unfortunate coincidence that just as scores of people demonstrating against police brutality were being arrested on the streets of New York and other cities, the United States Congress passed a bill to bring sanctions against members of my country’s government for alleged human rights abuses during protests earlier this year." </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11091" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11091#comments 2014 Opposition Protests Diosdado Cabello International Law and Justice New York Times Politics US Sanctions 2014 Thu, 18 Dec 2014 14:38:55 +0000 Zoe 11091 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Detained Colonel Says Maria Corina Machado Was at the Forefront of the Opposition Violence http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11077 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Willmer Poleo Zerpa- Ultimas Noticias </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The following is a report that appeared in the privately-owned Caracas newspaper Ultimas Noticias this morning, detailing the sworn confession made by the retired Venezuelan colonel Jose Gustavo Arocha Perez, who admitted to colluding with the former opposition legislator Maria Corina Machado in a plot to create unrest and oust the Venezuelan government. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11077" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11077#comments 2014 Opposition Protests Law and Justice Maria Corina Machado Military Opposition Politics Tue, 16 Dec 2014 19:05:17 +0000 Zoe 11077 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela's Constitution: Fifteen Years of Achievements http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11076 <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"> The Bolivarian Revolution's founding document celebrates its 15th anniversary with a record of turning constitutional rights into everyday reality. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11076" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11076#comments 1999 constitution Bolivarian Project Indigenous and Afro-Venezuelans Labor and Workers' Control Politics Tue, 16 Dec 2014 14:11:10 +0000 Zoe 11076 at http://venezuelanalysis.com U.S. Sanctions Against Venezuela: A Wrong Turn For Regional Diplomacy http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11068 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> F. Mills &amp; L. Højen - The Council on Hemispheric Affairs (COHA) </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Obama administration has facilitated the adoption of a right-wing posture towards Venezuela because it has never consolidated itself behind a policy that could generate strong progressive support in the United States. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11068" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11068#comments International US intervention Mon, 15 Dec 2014 16:01:03 +0000 ewan 11068 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Revolutionary Muralists Fill Venezuela’s Andean Capital with Color and History (+ PHOTOS) http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11064 <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"> Fuga was created just days after Chavez’s death, when Rodrigo met two other artists and kindred spirits among the millions waiting in line to pay their respects at the socialist leader’s wake in Caracas. It was a time of disbelief and heartache for the majority of Venezuelans- but many, like Rodrigo, hit the ground running, channeling grief into action. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11064" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11064#comments 2014 opposition violence Culture Featured Article Social Movements street art Thu, 11 Dec 2014 01:51:41 +0000 Zoe 11064 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Pemon Indigenous Occupy Airport in Venezuela: “We Have Had Enough of Broken Promises” http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11053 <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 gives an eyewitness account of the break out of an indigenous protest in the town of Santa Elena de Uairen in southern Venezuela. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11053" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11053#comments Bolivarian Project Featured Article Indigenous and Afro-Venezuelans Indigenous struggle Labor and Workers' Control Land occupations Pemon Wed, 03 Dec 2014 01:24:18 +0000 Zoe 11053 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela in Financial Difficulty; will PetroCaribe Survive? http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11052 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> SIR RONALD SANDERS- Jamaica Observer </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Guyanese- Antiguan scholar Sir Ronald Sanders examines the vulnerabilities of Venezuela-backed alliance Petrocaribe in the face of last week’s OPEC summit and a perceived oil glut on the horizon. Petrocaribe has provided singular economic support for over a dozen Caribbean nation’s economies, including hundreds of millions of dollars in developmental funds. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11052" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11052#comments 2014 economy 2015 oil glut Bolivarian Project International Oil and Gas oil price OPEC Petrocaribe Tue, 02 Dec 2014 19:46:21 +0000 Zoe 11052 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Accusations of Censorship in Venezuela’s Suena Caracas Music Festival: Public or Private? http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11051 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Luigino Bracci - Aporrea.org </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Venezuelan free software activist Luigino Bracci addresses accusations that state channel Avila TV “censored” the beginning of a song by an anti-government group which was critical of corruption during the music festival Suena Caracas. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11051" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11051#comments Culture Media Coverage State Media Venezuelan Media Mon, 01 Dec 2014 18:00:21 +0000 ewan 11051 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela’s Indigenous Mapoyo Language Added to UNESCO Heritage List http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11048 <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"> The inclusion of the Mapoyo language was the only Latin-American proposal included this year. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11048" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11048#comments Culture Indigenous and Afro-Venezuelans indigenous languages International Fri, 28 Nov 2014 00:45:32 +0000 ewan 11048 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Fixing the Exchange Rate System in Venezuela http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11044 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Mark Weisbrot – Triple Crisis </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> When it comes to economic policy, the ideas of the public can matter a lot. Elected governments have to worry about being re-elected, and this is certainly the case in Venezuela, where the electorate is polarized and the last presidential election was close. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11044" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11044#comments Economy foreign currency exchange Thu, 27 Nov 2014 16:30:00 +0000 ewan 11044 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela's Transition to Democracy: Latin America's Best Kept Secret http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11040 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Rachael Boothroyd- TeleSUR English </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Telesur’s Rachael Boothroyd interviews vanguard activists who dedicated their lives to the struggle for democracy during the era that preceded Hugo Chavez. Their testimonies recall aerial bombardments and routine disappearances of students and activists, while their actions today highlight the importance of preserving collective memory. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11040" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11040#comments 4th Republic Bolivarian Project justice system Law and Justice Participation Participatory Democracy Wed, 26 Nov 2014 15:45:36 +0000 Zoe 11040 at http://venezuelanalysis.com The PSUV’s Hotline to Denounce Infiltrators Leads to Fascism… Let’s Stop this Madness http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11039 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Toby Valderrama &amp; Antonio Aponte/ El Arado y El Mar </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> "The internal ideological struggle, which enriches all political parties, is turning into an ideological witch hunt." </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11039" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11039#comments Bolivarian Project Corruption Politics PSUV Social Movements Tue, 25 Nov 2014 22:20:48 +0000 Zoe 11039 at http://venezuelanalysis.com The Silent Success Of Cooperatives In The Bolivarian Revolution http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11034 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Dada Maheshvarananda </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Dada Maheshvarananda presents how cooperatives are a strong force of community empowerment that are transforming people's values from being self-centered to actively working for the common good in Venezuela. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11034" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11034#comments Cooperatives Economy Labor and Workers' Control solidarity economy Workers Fri, 21 Nov 2014 15:09:03 +0000 cory 11034 at http://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela: revolution and progress versus reaction and empire http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11033 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Matthew Willgress </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> &nbsp; ​In this article, Matt Willgress of the Venezuela Solidarity Campaign argues that the choice in Venezuela is stark; social progress versus extreme reaction and US intervention. He provides an overview of the current political climate in Venezuela and reiterates the continued importance of the Bolivarian Revolution to other progressive struggles across Latin America </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11033" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/11033#comments 2014 Opposition Protests Bolivarian project Bolivarian Project economic war Fri, 21 Nov 2014 14:46:03 +0000 cory 11033 at http://venezuelanalysis.com