AFGJ Venezuela and ALBA Weekly 2.2.2018 — Trump’s New Axis of Evil: Cuba, Venezuela, Iran and North Korea

Trump’s axis of evil: Cuba, Venezuela, Iran and North Korea http://www.mcclatchydc.com/news/nation-world/world/article197536839.html   Watch Webinar with Alfred de Zayas, United Nations Independent Expert on the Promotion of a Democratic and Equitable International Order. In Venezuela "there is scarcity, there is suffering, there is insecurity. But that can all be cured very simply: do away with the … Continue reading AFGJ Venezuela and ALBA Weekly 2.2.2018 — Trump’s New Axis of Evil: Cuba, Venezuela, Iran and North Korea

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Venezuela & ALBA Weekly 1.19. 2018: Looking Back on 2017 and ahead to 2018

Maduro: 2017 was a year of important social advances --progress in combating the war being waged by right wing sectors both in and outside the country; success of the Bolivarian Revolution in constituent, regional and municipal elections; crack down on corruption scandals in PDVSA;country is on target to build 2 million homes; 4 million families will now … Continue reading Venezuela & ALBA Weekly 1.19. 2018: Looking Back on 2017 and ahead to 2018

Pasqualina Curcio “The Visible Hand of the Market”: An Invitation to a Debate of Ideas

http://www.cubadebate.cu/especiales/2017/11/15/pasqualina-curcio-la-mano-visible-del-mercado-una-invitacion-al-debate-de-ideas/ Pasqualina Curcio is Professor in the Department of Economics and Administrative Sciences at the Simón Bolívar University in Venezuela. In her recent book “The Visible Hand of the Market: Economic War in Venezuela”, with a foreword by the prominent intellectual Luis Britto García. Here she explains the causes of the complex situation of the … Continue reading Pasqualina Curcio “The Visible Hand of the Market”: An Invitation to a Debate of Ideas

Venezuela’s National Network of Communes Statement to the Venezuelan Constituent Assembly

Below is a statement by the communal movement in Venezuela.  In  spite of what it states about the role they think the communes deserve to play in the economic life of the country,  the communes actually have had little impact on national production. However, some of its proposals reflect the demands and sentiments of the … Continue reading Venezuela’s National Network of Communes Statement to the Venezuelan Constituent Assembly

Correcting Eva Golinger on Venezuela

http://dissidentvoice.org/2017/08/correcting-eva-golinger-on-venezuela/ http://www.thedawn-news.org/2017/08/22/correcting-eva-golinger-on-venezuela/ https://www.opednews.com/articles/Correcting-Eva-Golinger-on-by-Stansfield-Smith-Venezuela-170823-539.html https://venezuelanalysis.com/analysis/13324 https://popularresistance.org/correcting-eva-golinger-on-venezuela/ http://links.org.au/eva-golinger-venezuela-constituent-assembly http://www.wrongkindofgreen.org/2017/08/24/correcting-eva-golinger-on-venezuela/ http://mikenormaneconomics.blogspot.com/2017/09/stansfield-smith-correcting-eva.html http://www.cuba-venezuela.org/index.php/2017/08/22/correcting-eva-golinger-on-venezuela/ https://libya360.wordpress.com/2017/08/19/correcting-eva-golinger-on-venezuela/ http://www.defenddemocracy.press/correcting-eva-golinger-on-venezuela/ http://rogerannis.com/correcting-eva-golinger-venezuela/ https://mltoday.com/article/2834-correcting-eva-golinger-on-venezuela/90-frontpage-stories Correcting Eva Golinger on Venezuela Stansfield Smith, ChicagoALBASolidarity.wordpress.com As the class struggle heated up in Venezuela this year, fueled by interventionist threats by the pro-US Organization of American States (OAS) bloc, many former supporters of the Bolivarian revolution have remained sitting on … Continue reading Correcting Eva Golinger on Venezuela

Lucas Koerner of Venezuelanalysis.com Speaks on the Present Conflict in Venezuela and the US Role

Lucas Koerner Speaks on the Conflict in Venezuela and the US Role https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o8TD7mDeMGM&feature=youtu.be Friday August 4, 7pm United Electrical Workers Hall, 37 S. Ashland (3 blocks from Green Line Ashland stop)  Lucas Koerner counters the disinformation campaign in the corporate press about Venezuela. He has been a writer at Venezuelanalysis.com for over 3 years and resides in Caracas. He … Continue reading Lucas Koerner of Venezuelanalysis.com Speaks on the Present Conflict in Venezuela and the US Role

Rebel Diaz Reportback  on Grassroots Strategies in Venezuela

Just back from Venezuela from meetings with grassroots groups organizing against the US economic and media war Tuesday March 14  6 pm DePaul University SAC 204 Rebel Diaz is just back from Venezuela from meetings with grassroots groups organizing against the US economic and media war. They will report on what the Chavista people are … Continue reading Rebel Diaz Reportback  on Grassroots Strategies in Venezuela

A Look at George Ciccariello-Maher’s Building the Commune, Radical Democracy in Venezuela

By Stan Smith, Chicago ALBA Solidarity Committee http://www.counterpunch.org/2016/12/30/venezuelas-communal-movement/ http://www.thedawn-news.org/2017/01/18/venezuelas-communal-movement/ http://mltoday.com/article/2617-review-building-the-commune/91 George Ciccariello-Maher, author of We Created Chavez, has come out with a short book on Venezuela, Building the Commune (Verso, 2016 Verso, 138 pp). Here the grassroots struggle  to build a new society, focusing on the cooperatives, the community councils, the communes, established to strengthen popular … Continue reading A Look at George Ciccariello-Maher’s Building the Commune, Radical Democracy in Venezuela

The US Economic and Media War on Venezuela and Cuba: US Regime Change and Organizing Against it

Wilmer Omar Barrientos Fernández, Ambassador of Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela in Canada Eva, Instituto Cubano de Amistad con los Pueblos Stan Smith, Chicago ALBA Solidarity Tamara Hansen, Fire This Time newspaper Alison Bodine, Vancouver Communities in Solidarity with Cuba Montreal World Social Forum  workshop Aug 10 2016 13:00 - 15:30 The Bolivarian government of Venezuela … Continue reading The US Economic and Media War on Venezuela and Cuba: US Regime Change and Organizing Against it