New on venezuelanalysis.com https://venezuelanalysis.com/news en Chavistas Flood Streets of Caracas in Defense of Socialism https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13075 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Rachael Boothroyd Rojas - Venezuelanalysis </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>On April 19th, Chavista supporters took to the streets of Caracas to defend the government against opposition-led violence and to reject foreign intervention and interference. From the ranks of the city's poor, the mainstream media has totally ignored their march. You can hear what they have to say here.&nbsp;</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13075" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13075#comments Chavismo media war Participation Social Movements Wed, 26 Apr 2017 14:56:51 +0000 Rachael 13075 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Opposition “National Sit-in” Unleashes Fresh Wave of Violence, 4 Dead https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13074 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Four were killed, including two pro-government demonstrators, in the latest round of opposition protests aimed at "creat[ing] ungovernability".&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13074" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13074#comments Opposition opposition violence 2017 Wed, 26 Apr 2017 00:07:24 +0000 lmkoerner 13074 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Chavista Trade Unionist Kidnapped and Murdered in Venezuela https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13073 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The killing marks the second assassination of a grassroots socialist leader in two days.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13073" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13073#comments political assassination PSUV Social Movements trade unions Tue, 25 Apr 2017 13:44:20 +0000 lmkoerner 13073 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Local Venezuelan Socialist Party Leader Assassinated in Miranda State https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13072 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Venezuelan Authorities are investigating the assassination of a local United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV) leader in Miranda state. &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13072" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13072#comments Opposition political assassination Tue, 25 Apr 2017 03:01:48 +0000 Rachael 13072 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuelan Opposition Marches in Caracas as Woman Dies of Head Injury Inflicted by Frozen Bottle https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13071 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> At least twenty-five people have died in over three weeks of opposition-led violence.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13071" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13071#comments Opposition opposition violence 2017 Tue, 25 Apr 2017 02:05:17 +0000 Rachael 13071 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Make No Mistake: There is a media blockade against Venezuela https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/13070 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Rachael Boothroyd Rojas – Venezuelanalysis.com </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Whichever news agency you check, be it the BBC, the Washington Post, CNN, or any other corporate outlet, you will find the same, uniform consensus in their Venezuela coverage.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/13070" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/13070#comments International media Media Watch opposition violence 2017 Sun, 23 Apr 2017 14:58:14 +0000 Rachael 13070 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Why is Venezuela in Crisis Again? https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/13069 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Javier Farje - Al Jazeera </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> As the opposition and the government clash in the streets of Caracas, Venezuelans have reverted to survival mode. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/13069" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/13069#comments Opposition opposition 2017 Sat, 22 Apr 2017 21:24:48 +0000 ryan 13069 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela Issues Arrest Warrants for 15 Soldiers Tied to Fatal Shooting https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13068 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Venezuelan authorities have ordered the arrest of a group of soldiers accused of involvement in the fatal shooting of an opposition protester. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13068" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13068#comments Law Law and Justice opposition 2017 Policing Fri, 21 Apr 2017 22:43:29 +0000 ryan 13068 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuelan Opposition Accused of Attacking Maternity Hospital, 10 Dead in Riot https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13066 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Venezuela’s opposition has been accused of endangering the lives of more than 50 newborn babies, while at least 10 people have died in a riot. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13066" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13066#comments Opposition opposition 2017 opposition destabilisation Fri, 21 Apr 2017 21:22:07 +0000 ryan 13066 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Massive Pro and Anti Government Protests in Venezuela https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13065 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Real News </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The Real News speaks to VA's Lucas Koerner on the huge pro-government and opposition marches in Caracas on April 19th.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13065" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13065#comments Bolivarian Project Chavismo international intervention Media Watch Opposition opposition violence 2017 Fri, 21 Apr 2017 17:05:04 +0000 Rachael 13065 at https://venezuelanalysis.com International Community Responds to Venezuela Protests as Gov’t Calls for Dialogue https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13064 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Countries across the globe responded to Venezuela’s mass pro and anti-government marches Wednesday that left one National Guard sergeant dead and dozens wounded in the latest round of opposition violence. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13064" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13064#comments International international solidarity Opposition opposition violence 2017 U.S. intervention Fri, 21 Apr 2017 03:02:54 +0000 Rachael 13064 at https://venezuelanalysis.com International Court Denies Venezuela Opposition's Torture Case Claim https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13063 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Opposition leader Julio Borges said the Hague had already accepted a case of torture for investigation, but the international court denied the claim. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13063" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13063#comments Human Rights Opposition opposition violence 2017 Fri, 21 Apr 2017 01:06:50 +0000 Rachael 13063 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela's Opposition Marches, April 19th 2017 https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13062 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Rachael Boothroyd Rojas </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>VA reports from the opposition march this past April 19th.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13062" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13062#comments Opposition opposition 2017 Fri, 21 Apr 2017 00:48:48 +0000 Rachael 13062 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuelans Flood Caracas in Pro and Anti-Maduro Marches amid Deadly Opposition Violence https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13061 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A National Guard sergeant was killed and a bystander critically injured in the latest wave of anti-government protests that have claimed seven lives so far.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13061" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13061#comments Chavismo guarimbas 2017 International Media Watch National Assembly 2017 Opposition opposition violence 2017 Social Movements Thu, 20 Apr 2017 16:13:27 +0000 lmkoerner 13061 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuelan FM Slams “Interventionist” Statement from Regional Governments https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13060 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> FM Delcy Rodriguez has accused the 11 government that signed the declaration of hypocrisy.&nbsp; &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13060" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13060#comments European Union International OAS US intervention Venezuela-U.S. Relations Wed, 19 Apr 2017 02:59:58 +0000 lmkoerner 13060 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Two Venezuelan Police Officers Indicted for Killing of Opposition Protester https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13059 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Officers Marcos Ojeda (47) and Edwin Romero (33) were charged by the Public Prosecution&nbsp;Monday. &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13059" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13059#comments Law and Justice Opposition opposition violence 2017 Police Wed, 19 Apr 2017 01:25:42 +0000 lmkoerner 13059 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Maduro: Opposition Activists Confess Being Paid to Promote Violent Protests https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13058 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> “The orders were to set Caracas alight,” says a Venezuelan opposition leader involved in the past weeks' violent protests.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13058" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13058#comments Henrique Capriles Opposition opposition 2017 opposition violence 2017 Primero Justicia Mon, 17 Apr 2017 18:47:22 +0000 lmkoerner 13058 at https://venezuelanalysis.com VA EXCLUSIVE REPORT - Ali Primera Residents Speak Out on Murder of 14 Year Old Boy in Opposition Violence https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13057 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Katrina Kozareck </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>The government built Gran Misión Venezuela housing project, Alí Primera, located to the north of Barquisimeto in the state of Lara, was in mourning this past Wednesday, April 12th, after the announcement of the death of 14 year old boy, Brayan Principal Gimenez, who was shot the previous night by bullets coming from a violent protest led by opposition members in the adjacent private communities, Yucatán and Hacienda Yucatán.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13057" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13057#comments guarimbas 2017 Media Watch Opposition opposition violence Social Movements Sat, 15 Apr 2017 16:48:45 +0000 Rachael 13057 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Opposition Protests in Venezuela Lead to Six Deaths https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13056 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Real News </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>VA's Lucas Koerner talks to the Real News about the ongoing opposition-led violent protests in Venezuela.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13056" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/video/13056#comments guarimbas 2017 Opposition Opposition Sat, 15 Apr 2017 15:47:27 +0000 Rachael 13056 at https://venezuelanalysis.com It Takes a Lot More Than Votes to Govern https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/13055 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Oscar Schémel – Hinterlaces </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Oscar Schémel, head of prominent independent pollster Hinterlaces, argues that the Venezuelan opposition has no vision for the country beyond violent regime change.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/13055" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/13055#comments opposition 2017 opposition violence 2017 Politics Fri, 14 Apr 2017 19:42:58 +0000 ryan 13055 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Russia Warns Against US Interference in Venezuela, Calls for Dialogue https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13054 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> A Russian foreign ministry spokesperson slammed a statement by the U.S. Southern Command, saying these would further worsen the crisis in Venezuela. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13054" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13054#comments international International Russia Russia-Venezuela Fri, 14 Apr 2017 18:23:13 +0000 ryan 13054 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Support for Chavismo Climbs in Venezuela https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13053 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Support for Chavismo has risen to 35% from 27%, while President Nicolas Maduro's popularity has surged by 6 points since November.&nbsp; &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13053" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13053#comments GPP Nicolás Maduro opposition 2017 Politics Primero Justicia PSUV Fri, 14 Apr 2017 02:36:35 +0000 lmkoerner 13053 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Four More Killed in Opposition-Led Violence, Death Count Stands at Six https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13052 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> One of the victims was minor Bryan Principal, 13, who was shot outside of a government housing mission in Lara state.&nbsp; &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13052" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13052#comments Opposition opposition violence 2017 Fri, 14 Apr 2017 00:02:25 +0000 Rachael 13052 at https://venezuelanalysis.com "The Violence Will be Retweeted" https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/13051 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Marco Teruggi - Notas </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The opposition need four things: to depict themselves as victims of a dictatorship which is punishing and pursuing them, to make people believe that they are the “people” and not a classist minority, to consolidate these ideas internationally to construct a matrix of opinion, and to circulate the image of a capital city in total disarray outside of Caracas.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/13051" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/13051#comments Media Watch Opposition opposition violence 2017 social media Venezuelan Media Thu, 13 Apr 2017 18:10:08 +0000 Rachael 13051 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuelan President Attacked During Public Act https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13049 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Several people threw blunt objects at President Maduro from the crowd during a public act celebrating the 200th anniversary of the battle of San Felix.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13049" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13049#comments Nicolás Maduro Opposition opposition violence 2017 Thu, 13 Apr 2017 00:16:29 +0000 Rachael 13049 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela’s Maduro Calls for Regional and Municipal Elections https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13048 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro placed a call Sunday for the National Electoral Council (CNE) to set a date for regional and municipal elections due this year. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13048" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13048#comments CNE Opposition Politics Regional Elections Wed, 12 Apr 2017 23:10:15 +0000 Rachael 13048 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Father of Slain Venezuelan Youth Rejects Use of Son’s Image in Opposition Protests https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13047 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The father of a 19-year-old killed by Venezuelan police Thursday has spoken out against the use of the youth’s image in violent anti-government protests that have racked the South American country over the past ten days. &nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13047" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13047#comments guarimbas 2017 Opposition Opposition opposition violence 2017 Wed, 12 Apr 2017 19:46:29 +0000 Rachael 13047 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Maduro Calls to Investigate Opposition's False Chemical Weapons Claims https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13046 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Opposition mayor David Smolanksy falsely claimed that President Maduro had used chemical weapons against the Venezuelan people.&nbsp; </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13046" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13046#comments chemical warfare David Smolansky Opposition opposition 2017 Wed, 12 Apr 2017 04:04:49 +0000 jeanette 13046 at https://venezuelanalysis.com 40 Detained, 1 Dead in Ongoing Opposition Violence in Venezuela https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13045 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Forty people were arrested Monday in another day of opposition protests that saw demonstrators clash with authorities and destroy public property in Caracas and other major cities of the South American nation. </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13045" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/news/13045#comments 2014 opposition violence Opposition opposition violence 2017 Wed, 12 Apr 2017 00:38:21 +0000 lmkoerner 13045 at https://venezuelanalysis.com Saturday's Unrest: Guarimba Violence vs. Chavista Salsa Therapy https://venezuelanalysis.com/images/13044 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-author"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Various </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-teaser"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p>This weekend, Venezuela witnessed two distinct mobilizations: one peacefully favoring the Bolivarian process and the other, bent on its demise, taking to the streets in violent protest.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="https://venezuelanalysis.com/images/13044" target="_blank">read more</a></p> https://venezuelanalysis.com/images/13044#comments Bolivarian Revolution Guarimbas opposition 2017 Tue, 11 Apr 2017 18:03:22 +0000 jeanette 13044 at https://venezuelanalysis.com