Venezuela & ALBA News 8.12.2022: Donate to Cuba after Disastrous Fire; Cuba on Assange Case; Venezuela’s Recovery and New Imperial Theft of Resources

CubaGranma: The hypocrisy of the Assange case If WikiLeaks had revealed the war horrors of any other country, Assange would be a hero, not a criminal. Or if any other nation were moving land and sea to secure the extradition of a journalist who revealed civilian deaths, acts of torture and clandestine military operations in … Continue reading Venezuela & ALBA News 8.12.2022: Donate to Cuba after Disastrous Fire; Cuba on Assange Case; Venezuela’s Recovery and New Imperial Theft of Resources

Political Prisoners in the United States, 2022

There are many ways to define what is a political prisoner. The most well-known cases are those the national security state framed-up, or imprisoned with extreme sentences for an offense because of their political activism, such as George Jackson. Each period of struggle by the working class and oppressed peoples against ruling class control results … Continue reading Political Prisoners in the United States, 2022

Venezuela & ALBA News #410: 8.5.2022: ALBA Nations Condemn US Provocations against China; Venezuela’s Special Economic Zones

Vijay Prashad: Latin America’s Fourth Left Wave Since the Cuban Revolution is Social Democratic In the first wave, inspired by the example of the socialist Cuban Revolution, wave after revolutionary wave has flooded Latin America with hope against US imperialism and for a left-wing breakthrough. The first wave was crushed by extreme violence against the … Continue reading Venezuela & ALBA News #410: 8.5.2022: ALBA Nations Condemn US Provocations against China; Venezuela’s Special Economic Zones

Venezuela & ALBA News 7.29.2022: Venezuela, Nicaragua, and Cuba Celebrate their Revolutions and their Revolutionary Leaders

Political Prisoner Alex SaabOrinoco Tribune: Venezuelan Lawyer Laila Tajeldine: Alex Saab is a Political Prisoner of the US Empire (Interview)VenezuelaOliver Stone: (video) My Friend Hugo (July 28, 1954 - March 5, 2013)Orinoco Tribune: Hugo Chávez, Leader of the Bolivarian Revolution, Was Born 68 Years AgoSimon Bolivar “The Liberator" film  (July 24, 1783 - December 17, … Continue reading Venezuela & ALBA News 7.29.2022: Venezuela, Nicaragua, and Cuba Celebrate their Revolutions and their Revolutionary Leaders

Tuesday July 26: Rally for Julian Assange at United Center, Roger Waters concert

Roger Waters, the musician, is on a national tour, and will be at the United Center July 26. One reason for his concerts is to build solidarity with Julian Assange. That will be part of his show that evening. They and the national Assange Defense campaign want supporters to leaflet and have banners outside. This … Continue reading Tuesday July 26: Rally for Julian Assange at United Center, Roger Waters concert

Venezuela & ALBA News 7.22.2022: Listing of Resolutions against Blockade of Cuba; Nicaragua Celebrates July 19 Victory; Global Health Partners campaign

      Juventud Sandinista esta de Pie! Political Prisoner Alex Saab Message from Camilla Saab, wife of the Venezuelan diplomat Alex Saab kidnapped and imprisoned by the United States for avoiding the sanctions of the United States against the Venezuelan people . Nicaragua COHA (John Perry): Nicaragua celebrates 43 years of revolution: a clash between reality … Continue reading Venezuela & ALBA News 7.22.2022: Listing of Resolutions against Blockade of Cuba; Nicaragua Celebrates July 19 Victory; Global Health Partners campaign

Ana Belén Montes, the Puerto Rican heroine imprisoned for 21 years in the US

Ana Belén Montes, la heroína puertorriqueña presa 20 años en EEUU: Por Edwin Cortes Acevedo | Radio sin censura, Puerto Rico In 2023 Ana Belén Montes will return to Puerto Rico. She has been incarcerated for over 21 years in a federal prison in Texas. At his request, when Donald Trump was elected president of the … Continue reading Ana Belén Montes, the Puerto Rican heroine imprisoned for 21 years in the US

Venezuela & ALBA News 7.15.2022: New Wave of Progressive Latin American Governments; Venezuela’s Economy

The New Wave of Latin American Progressive GovernmentsResumen Latinoamericano: The Pink Tide Surges in Latin America Prospects for hemispheric progressivism again began looking bullish with Andrés Manuel López Obrador’s (AMLO) victory in July 2018 after two previous attempts at the Mexican presidency, which were widely considered fraudulently stolen from him. A left turn by the … Continue reading Venezuela & ALBA News 7.15.2022: New Wave of Progressive Latin American Governments; Venezuela’s Economy

Venezuela & ALBA News 7.08.2022: Serious Economic Problems confront Cuba; Alex Saab letter to Venezuela

Alex Saab hails Venezuela on its Independence Letter to President Maduro and Venezuelan people: “only great managers demonstrate their ability when there is no liquidity, as our President Nicolas Maduro and his government have done, surviving these sanctions in an exemplary manner… This [US] big stick and its unbridled intervention in the affairs of other … Continue reading Venezuela & ALBA News 7.08.2022: Serious Economic Problems confront Cuba; Alex Saab letter to Venezuela

Venezuela & ALBA News 7.01.2022: Second US Government Delegation to Venezuela; Presidents Maduro and Petro talk

. Political Prisoner Alex SaabCOHA (Dan Kovalik): New Revelations of Former US Secretary of Defense Confirm Illegality of the Extradition and Arrest of Diplomat Alex Saab Esper writes, “At Maduro’s direction, Saab was reportedly on special assignment to negotiate a deal with Iran for Venezuela to receive more fuel, food, and medical supplies. Saab was … Continue reading Venezuela & ALBA News 7.01.2022: Second US Government Delegation to Venezuela; Presidents Maduro and Petro talk