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Latin America and the Caribbean Approve New Regional Group, Without U.S.
World  (tags: Latin America, Caribbean, integration, unity, union, peace, Cuba, Venezuela, Rio Group, ALBA, UNASUR, MERCOSUR, CARICOM, OAS, Organization of American States, Canada, usa, u.s., U.S. imperialism, US imperialism, imperialism, neoliberalism, capitalism )

Simon
- 1635 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
A few years ago, the governments of Latin America had been like an orchestra conducted by Washington, "a choir or an orchestra that sang to neoliberalism" but now the map is considerably different. Now Latin America & the Caribbean move towards unity : )
How Credible Is Human Rights Watch on Cuba?
World  (tags: Cuba, Latin America, revolution, egalitarianism, egalitarian, equality, HumanRights, humanrights, democracy, socialism, capitalism, corporations, HRW, Human Rights Watch, propaganda, dishonesty, lies, imperialism, U.S. imperialism, CIA, terrorism )

Simon
- 1636 days ago - links.org.au
"Human Rights Watch" gets most of its funds from US foundations, which are funded by huge US corporations. Those foundations often tie their contributions to particular projects. Most people on the "Human Rights Watch" board are bosses of corporations.
Haiti Emergency Relief Fund: 'Haiti Needs Solidarity, Not Charity'
World  (tags: Haiti, USA, u.s., coup, coup d'etat, imperialism, UnitedNations, unitednations, capitalism, oppression, exploitation, sweatshops, impoverishment, poverty, natural disaster, earthquake, Refugees&Relief, emergency, relief, President Aristide, democracy )

Simon
- 1638 days ago - links.org.au
Haitians continue to call for the return of Aristide & an end to the US/UN military occupations. They have resisted the occupation, with UN "peacekeepers" killing many unarmed men, women & children, & 90% of voters boycotted the 2 post-coup fake elections
Venezuela Celebrates 11 Years of "Bolivarian Revolution" & Further Cabinet Changes Announced
World  (tags: Venezuela, revolution, socialism, democracy, democratic socialism, participatory democracy, direct democracy, Bolivarian Revolution, activism, progressive, leftwing, leftist, labour unions, cooperatives, community media, people power, health care, oil )

Simon
- 1661 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
Since 1st elected by Venezuela's poor majority, the Chavez govt has used wealth from the country's oil resources for the poor majority of Venezuela, e.g. for health care & education; has given land to poor farmers; & has built up & diversified the economy
Howard Zinn on Palestine: "[T]He Advance of "Civilization" Involved What We Would Today Call "Ethnic Cleansing."
World  (tags: palestine, israel, usa, u.s., middle-east, troops, war, military, conflict, HumanRights, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', Refugees&Relief, Refugees&Relief, genocide, ethnic cleansing, invasion, occupation, oppression, zionism, colonialism, apartheid )

Simon
- 1666 days ago - endtheoccupationblog.blogspot.com
Read here to find out how you can work against the modern day ethnic cleansing that is made possible by the military, political & economic support the United States continues to give to Israel....
The Washington Post "Knocks" the Bolivarian Revolution
World  (tags: Venezuela, Chavez, Hugo Chavez, President Chavez, President Hugo Chavez, revolution, democracy, socialism, capitalism, corporations, capitalist media, corporate media, media, Washington Post, propaganda, dishonesty, lies, imperialism, neo-colonialism )

Simon
- 1667 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
The 1st sentence of the Washington Post writer's article is blunt: 'Hugo Chávez's "socialism for the 21st century" has been defeated & is on its way to collapse.' However, the writer gives no evidence, & this Venezuelanalysis article disproves his claims.
Suspension of 4 TV Channels Lifted
World  (tags: Venezuela, Chavez, Hugo Chavez, President Chavez, President Hugo Chavez, revolution, democracy, socialism, politics, capitalism, capitalist media, media, propaganda, dishonesty, lies, corruption, coup, coup d'etat, coups, riots, riot, assassination )

Simon
- 1670 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
Venezuela's National Telecommunications Commission CONATEL has lifted the suspension of 4 of the 6 TV stations that were suspended recently. CONATEL determined that the 4 stations don't qualify as national channels, so the law doesn't apply to them.
Voices of Participatory Democracy in Venezuela: A Review of Venezuela Speaks!
World  (tags: Venezuela, Venezuelans, socialism, democracy, democratic socialism, participatory democracy, direct democracy, revolution, Bolivarian Revolution, activism, progressive, leftwing, leftist, labour unions, cooperatives, community media, people power )

Simon
- 1671 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
Venezuelans in this revolution have created cooperatives; taken over factories; occupied urban & rural lands; launched community radio & TV stations; built centres for culture & popular education; participated in creating national legislation; & much more
Venezuela's Chavez Forgives Haiti's Debt
World  (tags: Haiti, USA, u.s., imperialism, capitalism, oppression, exploitation, sweatshops, impoverishment, poverty, natural disaster, earthquake, emergency, relief, A.L.B.A., ALBA, Cuba, Venezuela, socialism, Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of O )

Simon
- 1672 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
Hugo Chavez said that Petrocaribe, Venezuela's cut-rate energy program, will forgive Haiti's debt (US$295 million, about 1/3 of Haiti's global foreign debt of US$1 billion). ALBA countries criticised the excessive first world military presence in Haiti.
Venezuela Sanctions Cable Television Channels for Failure to Comply With Media Law
World  (tags: Venezuela, Chavez, Hugo Chavez, President Chavez, President Hugo Chavez, revolution, democracy, socialism, politics, capitalism, capitalist media, media, propaganda, dishonesty, lies, corruption, coup, coup d'etat, coups, riots, riot, assassination )

Simon
- 1672 days ago - venezuelanalysis.com
RCTV has repeatedly broadcast inflammatory material & material inciting riots & other violence. On January 13, the station broadcast an interview with business leader Noel Álvarez, invoking a coup d'etat by calling for a "military solution" in Venezuela.
 
 
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