Analysis: All https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/all en Venezuela’s Decolonial School: Rethinking Revolutionary Horizons Beyond Modernity https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12816 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lucas Koerner &amp; José Romero Losacco </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> In this exclusive interview, the coordinator of Venezuela's first Decolonial School, Dr. José Losacco Romero, elaborates on the need to transcend the civilisational project inherent in 20th Century Socialism and explains how that space is being opened up from within the ranks of critical Chavismo. &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12816" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12816#comments Bolivarian Project colonialism critical Chavismo Modernity Politics Social movements Social Movements twentieth Century Socialism twenty-first Century Socialism Fri, 02 Dec 2016 20:21:10 +0000 Rachael 12816 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Various Flavors of Fake News about Venezuela https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12802 <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"> It's almost impossible to escape bombardment by the U.S government’s perspective on Venezuela. &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12802" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12802#comments corporate media International media Media Watch opposition 2016 Fri, 25 Nov 2016 15:28:23 +0000 ryan 12802 at https://venezuelanalysis.com What is Behind the TV Series on Hugo Chavez? https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12794 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Supuesto Negado </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Supuesto Negado unpacks the political and cultural implications of Sony's new TV series on the life of late Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12794" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12794#comments Culture Hugo Chavez legacy Mon, 21 Nov 2016 15:09:57 +0000 lmkoerner 12794 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Are the CLAPs an Effective Measure to Combat Shortages in Venezuela? https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12784 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Atenea Jiménez - National Communal Network </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Commune leader Atenea Jimenez reviews the successes and shortcomings of Venezuela's Local Provision and Production Committees (CLAPS) that provide direct house to house food distribution to communities based on evaluated need.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12784" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12784#comments Bolivarian Project CLAPs Food Crisis Interviews popular power Wed, 16 Nov 2016 01:16:47 +0000 jeanette 12784 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Class, Caste, and Venezuela’s Opposition: Political Realignment at a Conjuncture https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12775 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ociel López – Supuesto Negado </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sociologist Ociel López argues that the Venezuelan opposition is sabotaged by its own racism and classism that prevent it from winning the Chavista masses to its political project.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12775" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12775#comments Bolivarian Project Chavismo de-colonial politics Opposition opposition 2016 racism Tue, 08 Nov 2016 13:52:57 +0000 lmkoerner 12775 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela’s Communes Form the Front Line of a Difficult Revolutionary Struggle https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12769 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Tamara Pearson – Green Left Weekly </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Tamara Pearson reviews George Ciccariello-Maher's new book Building the Commune&nbsp;on Venezuela's commune movement, the largely ignored frontline of the Bolivarian experiment in radical grassroots democracy.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12769" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12769#comments Bolivarian Project Communal Councils Communes Social Movements Wed, 02 Nov 2016 20:26:40 +0000 lmkoerner 12769 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Blue Lives Matter, Except in Venezuela https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12763 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lucas Koerner - TeleSUR English </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Why does the mainstream media systematically ignore the Venezuelan right’s almost non-stop violence against government personnel and institutions? </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12763" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12763#comments Black Lives Matter corporate media Law and Justice Media Watch opposition violence 2016 Police Tue, 01 Nov 2016 13:51:53 +0000 Rachael 12763 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela Re-Declared a Dictatorship by US Media https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12760 <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"> The U.S. media has widely declared Venezuela a “dictatorship” in recent days — actually re-declared it as such for the umpteenth time. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12760" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12760#comments corporate media Democracy Media Watch United States Tue, 01 Nov 2016 00:58:01 +0000 Rachael 12760 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela: The Suspension of the Recall Referendum, the Sharpening of Class Struggle and the Tasks of Revolutionaries https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12757 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Marxist Tendency of the PSUV – In Defense of Marxism </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 right-wing coup efforts, the PSUV must abandon reformist conciliation and radicalize the revolutionary process, argues Lucha de Clases.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12757" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12757#comments Bolivarian Project Labor and Workers' Control Marea Socialista Opposition opposition 2016 PSUV recall referendum 2016 Mon, 31 Oct 2016 14:04:54 +0000 lmkoerner 12757 at https://venezuelanalysis.com The Venezuelan Opposition’s “Birther” Problem https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12753 <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 its eagerness to compare&nbsp;Trump to Hugo Chávez, the media has willfully overlooked the rotten Trumpian soul of the very Venezuelan opposition, argues VA's Lucas Koerner.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12753" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12753#comments Barack Obama Donald Trump Featured Article Opposition racism Venezuelan opposition 2016 xenophobia Thu, 27 Oct 2016 19:08:38 +0000 lmkoerner 12753 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela's Economic Crisis: Does It Mean That the Left Has Failed? https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12750 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Mark Weisbrot – Truthout </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Unifying Venezuela's multiple exchange rates is not "neoliberal", argues Mark Weisbrot. It's the only solution to the country's deep crisis.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12750" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12750#comments economic crisis 2016 Economy Exchange rate International media Media Watch Neoliberalism Thu, 27 Oct 2016 14:39:13 +0000 lmkoerner 12750 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Is Venezuela Really Dictatorship? https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12748 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Ryan Mallett-Outtrim – Venezuelanalysis.com </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> International media's indictments of Venezuela as a dictatorship ignore basic facts, says Ryan Mallet-Outtrim.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12748" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12748#comments Featured Article International media opposition 2016 Politics recall referendum 2016 Wed, 26 Oct 2016 15:57:12 +0000 lmkoerner 12748 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Agreement for the Restitution of the Constitutional Order in Venezuela https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12744 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> National Assembly 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"> Read the full statement issued by opposition legislators last Sunday, which declares the "rupture of the constitutional order" in Venezuela. The document has widely been interpreted as an attempt to impeach President Nicolas Maduro.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12744" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12744#comments impeachment attempt 2016 National Assembly 2016 Opposition opposition 2016 Politics rightwing destabilisation Tue, 25 Oct 2016 21:48:39 +0000 lmkoerner 12744 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Media Deliberately Omits Critical Info to Demonize Venezuela https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12741 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lucho Granados Ceja - TeleSur English </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The announcement from Venezuela's electoral authority that it would not proceed with a recall referendum has unleashed yet another wave of critical articles and opinion pieces throughout the English-speaking media.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12741" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12741#comments International media Media Watch recall referendum 2016 rightwing destabilisation Tue, 25 Oct 2016 14:44:10 +0000 Rachael 12741 at https://venezuelanalysis.com No, Donald Trump is Not Hugo Chávez https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12738 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> John Patrick Leary - NACLA </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Chávez was a socialist and&nbsp;a&nbsp;Third-World&nbsp;nationalist,&nbsp;Trump an authoritarian right-winger and proud imperialist. So what's behind the&nbsp;U.S. media's repeated false parallels between the two?&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12738" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12738#comments Donald Trump Hugo Chavez International Politics US elections 2016 Mon, 24 Oct 2016 18:35:16 +0000 Rachael 12738 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Enrique Dussel: Without Epistemic Decolonization, There Is No Revolution https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12734 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Enrique Dussel and Clodovaldo Hernandez – La Iguana </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Renowned Mexican-Argentine philosopher Enrique Dussel argues that progressive forces across the continent must take two steps forward and decolonize their revolutionary imaginary, breaking with Eurocentric paradigms. &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12734" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12734#comments colonialism Culture Culture de-colonial politics philosophy Politics Social Movements Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:53:24 +0000 ryan 12734 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Despite Profit Motive, US Banks and Markets Squeezing Venezuela's Economy https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12732 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Pablo Vivanco – TeleSur English </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Pablo Vivanco inquires if international banks are colluding with the US government to deny credit to Venezuela like in Chile under Allende. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12732" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12732#comments Banks Bonds economic crisis 2016 Economy International PDVSA US interference Thu, 20 Oct 2016 17:38:31 +0000 lmkoerner 12732 at https://venezuelanalysis.com People are comparing Donald Trump to Hugo Chávez. That’s mostly wrong. https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12729 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Timothy M. Gill – The Washington Post </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Timothy Gill argues that comparisons between Chávez and Trump obscure the sharp difference between the late Venezuelan leader's inclusionary project benefitting marginalized groups and the xenophobic nativism peddled by the latter. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12729" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12729#comments Bernie Sanders Hugo Chavez legacy Populism racism Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:05:58 +0000 lmkoerner 12729 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Steve Ellner Part II: Is the Bolivarian Revolution a Populist Failure? https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12723 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Steve Ellner and 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"> Universidad de Oriente Professor Steve Ellner discusses a range of key issues in Venezuela, including the efficacy of state social programs such as the CLAPs, the Maduro government’s controversial Mining Arc, and the role of international solidarity.&nbsp; &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12723" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12723#comments Bolivarian Project Community councils Economy Environment Featured Article International Oil and Gas Orinoco Mining Belt Populism Social Missions Social Movements Social Programs Mon, 17 Oct 2016 16:56:18 +0000 lmkoerner 12723 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Dear Media: Venezuela is Not Haiti https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12719 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Joe Emersberger - teleSUR </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> When Westerners see “their media” participate in such a vile campaign, they should challenge it. &nbsp; &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12719" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12719#comments economic war Haiti-Venezuela International mainstream media Wed, 12 Oct 2016 21:54:03 +0000 jeanette 12719 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Steve Ellner: Democratization of PSUV is Key to Chavismo’s Future https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12716 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Steve Ellner and 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"> Distinguished&nbsp;Venezuelan history and politics professor Steve Ellner examines the current state of Venezuela's Bolivarian Revolution at the crossroads of a deep economic crisis and an opposition-led presidential recall effort.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12716" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12716#comments Bolivarian Project economic crisis 2016 Economy Featured Article foreign currency exchange International Interviews Media Watch Nicolás Maduro Opposition Participation PSUV recall referendum 2016 Mon, 10 Oct 2016 23:43:14 +0000 lmkoerner 12716 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuelan Reflections on Peace in Colombia https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12709 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jeanette Charles </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Despite Sunday's shocking electoral outcome, Venezuela’s Bolivarian government and its grassroots movements have expressed unwavering solidarity and their relentless commitment to peace in Colombia. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12709" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12709#comments Colombia Colombia-Venezuela Relations International peace accords Thu, 06 Oct 2016 07:55:30 +0000 jeanette 12709 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Edgardo Lander: Venezuela Must Face its Civilizational Crisis https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12702 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Hugo Prieto and Edgardo Lander – Prodavinci </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Sociologist Edgardo Lander argues Venezuela is facing a “civilizational crisis” brought on by its dependence on oil revenue. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12702" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12702#comments 2016 economy alternative economics economic crisis 2016 Interviews recall referendum 2016 Thu, 29 Sep 2016 16:21:24 +0000 ryan 12702 at https://venezuelanalysis.com “What do You Mean 20 Percent?” And Other Questions About Venezuela’s Recall Process https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12540 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jordan Bazak, Council on Hemispheric Affairs </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> COHA's&nbsp;Jordan Bazak sheds light on some of the most important issues related to the country's recall referendum process. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12540" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12540#comments CNE opposition 2016 Politics recall referendum 2016 Thu, 15 Sep 2016 22:24:55 +0000 Rachael 12540 at https://venezuelanalysis.com A History of Violence https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12522 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Gabriel Hetland - Jacobin </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> What mainstream accounts of Venezuela’s “peaceful” opposition leave out. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12522" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12522#comments Bolivarian Project Guarimbas opposition 2016 opposition violence Tue, 13 Sep 2016 13:33:28 +0000 jeanette 12522 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela's Orinico Mining Belt: The Economy, Environment and Violence https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12417 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Carlos Egaña - Prodavinci </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Carlos Egaña explores the political, economic and environmental concerns surrounding Venezuela's controversial Orinoco Mining Belt project. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12417" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12417#comments Environment Environment Mining Orinoco Mining Belt Thu, 08 Sep 2016 15:11:06 +0000 jeanette 12417 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Mainstream Media Ignores Venezuelan Pro-Government Supporters https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12391 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Michael McDermott - teleSUR </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> On Thursday thousands of pro-government supporters staged a counter-rally to defend President Nicolas Maduro after the right-wing opposition called for a "taking of Caracas" to demand the ousting of Maduro government. However, you would never know that if you rely on Western mainstream media outlets. &nbsp; &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12391" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12391#comments Bolivarian Project coup attempt march opposition 2016 Tue, 06 Sep 2016 18:26:56 +0000 jeanette 12391 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Is Venezuela on the Verge of a Another Coup? https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12257 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Jeanette Charles </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The country’s political opposition has called for widespread national and international protests against the Maduro government for September 1st. International media signals that a coup is underway. But, what do Venezuelans have to say? &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12257" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12257#comments April 11 2002 Coup Bolivarian Project coup attempt Featured Article international solidarity opposition violence Recall Referendum Wed, 31 Aug 2016 04:47:40 +0000 jeanette 12257 at https://venezuelanalysis.com How the Western Media Created a Desperate, Starving Gang of Venezuelan Horse Eaters – And Why It Matters https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12181 <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"> Journalists generally aren’t supposed to print their own imaginary stories as established fact, but that’s exactly what seems to happen on a regular basis when covering Venezuela. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12181" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12181#comments corporate media Media Watch Venezuelan crisis 2016 Fri, 26 Aug 2016 15:17:21 +0000 Rachael 12181 at https://venezuelanalysis.com  Why Is Venezuela in Crisis? https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12139 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Gabriel Hetland - The Nation </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> "Much of it is due to government blundering. But opposition protests, often violent, and destabilization from Washington have wreaked havoc as well," says Professor of Latin American Studies Gabriel Hetland.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12139" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/12139#comments Bolivarian Project economic crisis 2016 Opposition Socialism Thu, 18 Aug 2016 17:21:06 +0000 jeanette 12139 at https://venezuelanalysis.com