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Statement from the Network in Defense of Humanity July 22, 2017 

The Network of Intellectuals, Artists and Social Movements in Defense of Humanity, condemns the renewed interference by the United States Government, led by Donald Trump, (more…)

Nicaragua Decorates Oscar Lopez Rivera with Highest Honor

July 20, 2017

Oscar Lopez Rivera and Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega

Nicaragua honored Puerto Rican independence fighter and former U.S. political prisoner, Oscar Rivera Lopez, with the Order of Augusto C. Sandino, the highest honor of the Nicaraguan Government. (more…)

The Our America Consensus: A Guide for the Future of the Latin American Left

By Sergio Alejandro Gomez on July 19, 2017

With the approval of the Our America Consensus, the first programmatic document stemming from the Sao Paulo Forum, leftist and progressive parties from Latin America and the Caribbean (more…)

Venezuelan Opposition “Consultation”: Playing Alone and Losing

By Ricardo Vaz on July 19, 2017

People mobilize in Petare, a working-class neighborhood of Caracas, to take part in the Constituent Assembly dry-run. Photo: AVN

The opposition “plebiscite”, or “referendum”, which in reality was nothing more than a non-binding “consultation” without any legal status, was predicted as a major political earthquake that would instantly change the country’s landscape. (more…)

Venezuelan Opposition Now Opposes the People

By Maria Paez Victor on July 21, 2017

Photo: Bill Hackwell

The leaders of the violent protests -that for 3 months have violated the peace of Venezuelans- are the very same who in 2002 supported the coup d’etat against President Chávez. (more…)

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