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Corporations take aim at the heart of Venezuela's economy

While chavismo pushes for dialogue with less than two months to go in what has been a chaotic year, corporations – be they oil, media or finance corporations – have been acting aggressively and at their own rhythm. The financial elite has taken the spotlight and aimed its weapons at the country’s main source of income. When it comes to real power, the strings are pulled behind the scenes.

Reasons why it is impossible to impeach president Maduro

What the international press has hailed as the alleged "beginning of a political trial" against President Nicolas Maduro is just another political and legal attempted fraud by  Chavez opponents.

The Challenges of Venezuela in the Non-Aligned Movement

The XVIIth Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) Summit will be held in Isla de Margarita, Nueva Esparta, Venezuela, between 13th and 18th September.  At the summit, Venezuela be handed over the presidency of the bloc by the Islamic Republic of Iran, with the commitment of joining endevours to consolidate a multipolar, multicentric world respectful of self-determination.

Its final: there is no recall in 2016

During the afternoon of August 9th, Tibisay Lucena, maximum authority of the National Electoral Council (NEC), announced the continuity of the corresponding steps for the realization of a recall referendum against the mandate of President Nicolas Maduro requested by the MUD. In addition, she announced, without openly declaring it, which in technical terms is a catastrophe for the Venezuelan rightwing: that a recall in 2016 is impossible.

Citibank Blockade Against Venezuela Aims To Prevent Chavism From Recomposing

The financial blockade against Venezuela, formalised by the closure of the accounts at Citibank, should not be considered a separate issue from Kimberly-Clark leaving the country, nor by the renewal of US sanctions sponsored by Chevron Corporation to venezuelan civil servants and military officer

Massacre of blacks in the United States: Interests and deep state

The internal existential crisis that can be seen in mass media after the murders of Philando Castile and Alton Sterling, two black citizens in the United States, is far from being just a racial phenomenon that the world’s obviousness points out.

Sixth Republic: How to Combat the Laws to Come

In Venezuela, laws are passed or approved by the National Assembly– a mechanism which today is in the hands of pro-business and pro-hegemonic powers.

Judgement and Verdict: 13 Years for Leopoldo Lopez

It’s official. Leopoldo Lopez is probably the only favoured heir of the Venezuelan bourgeoisie to have been sentenced by the Venezuelan justice system in recent years. It is a fact that in Venezuela no one is untouchable. There are no surnames or birthmarks which guarantee absolute impunity.

The Communal Levels of the War

This is a politicized country and especially people who don’t live here are impressed by the ease with which anyone of any occupation or social status, in any part of the country, has something to say about the economy, national and international politics.