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US State Dept.: “We Want Elections in Venezuela Now, Unless We’re Not Guaranteed a Win, in Which Case They’re Illegitimate”March 8, 2018 With presidential elections announced in Venezuela, the US State Department moved quickly to declare that the contest was illegitimate and that its results would not be recognised. But less than a year ago the tune was quite different, as a cursory look through State Dept. briefings and press releases will show. We also examine how political developments from the past year have led to the current scenario, and how US demands for “free and fair” elections are not only arrogant and hypocritical but also misleading.
WaPo: Trump Needs to Destroy Venezuela to Save ItDecember 20, 2018 ... an overtly racist warmonger. In contrast, a few hours after Hugo Chavez’s death in 2013, HRW rushed out a ...