May 16: Free Venezuelan diplomat Alex Saab Imprisoned in the US! End the US Blockade of Venezuela, which has killed over 100,000 civilians!

Monday, May 16 11:30am-1 pmRandolph and Clark, State of Illinois Building National Lawyers Guild International Calls for the Immediate Release of Venezuelan Diplomat Alex Saab The National Lawyers Guild International calls for the immediate release of Venezuelan Special Envoy Alex Saab, imprisoned in a Miami federal prison by the United States in a violation of diplomatic … Continue reading May 16: Free Venezuelan diplomat Alex Saab Imprisoned in the US! End the US Blockade of Venezuela, which has killed over 100,000 civilians!

Transcript of April 6 Court Hearing on Alex Saab’s Diplomatic Immunity

Alex Saab lawyer David Rivkin and Venezuela Diplomat Alex Saab, imprisoned in the US United States Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit Oral Argument 21-11083 United States v. Alex Saab Moran, Appellant 6 April 2022 Judge Jordan: [00:00:00.84] Our first case is number 21-11083 United States versus Alex Nain Saab Moran. Mr. Rivkin. David … Continue reading Transcript of April 6 Court Hearing on Alex Saab’s Diplomatic Immunity

Maria Paez Victor: Venezuela’s Political and Economic Advances

THE PROGRESS OF VENEZUELA(transcript of webinar) María Páez Victor What is progress for a country?There is a marked tendency to consider progress as economic progress, and to consider economic progress in terms of GDP. This is a basic capitalist approach. But in Latin America we have an indigenous idea of what is progress, what is good for a … Continue reading Maria Paez Victor: Venezuela’s Political and Economic Advances

President Nicolas Maduro full 2022 interview with Ignacio Ramonet

Interview with President Nicolás Maduro by Ignacio Ramonet  (January 1, 2022) https://www.nodal.am/2022/01/entrevista-al-presidente-venezolano-nicolas-maduro-por-el-periodista-ignacio-ramonet/ (highlights in the interview are not in the original) Ignacio Ramonet: Good evening, good evening Mr. President, it is a pleasure to be with you here, thank you very much for receiving us, thank you also for granting us this interview. This interview … Continue reading President Nicolas Maduro full 2022 interview with Ignacio Ramonet

114 Congresspeople sign Letter to Biden asking the path to normalization with Cuba be restored and sanctions be reversed

copy of letter here Twenty-six organizations, including DC policy groups, faith based groups, humanitarian organizations, Cuban-American groups, solidarity groups, political organizations, mobilized people around the country.  The four lead authors of the letter – Jim McGovern (MA), Barbara Lee (CA), Gregory Meeks (NY), Bobby Rush (IL) – and their staffs worked incredibly hard.  “The current … Continue reading 114 Congresspeople sign Letter to Biden asking the path to normalization with Cuba be restored and sanctions be reversed

New Era of US Financial Warfare

September 2021 (Volume 73, Number 4)by The Editors, Monthly Reviewhttps://monthlyreview.org/author/monthlyrevieweditors/ In July 2021, popular protests erupted in Cuba for the first time in a generation, in an event that had the mark of Washington all over it (Helen Yaffe, “What’s Actually Going on in Cuba?” Novara Media, July 20, 2021). The immediate background to these protests was the … Continue reading New Era of US Financial Warfare

Russian Foreign Ministry statement on the case of Alex Saab

Commentary by Nikolai Lakhonin, Deputy Director of the Department of Information and Press Department of the Russian Ministry of Foreign Affairs on the illegal actions by Washington to extradite to the US Special Envoy of the Government of Venezuela A. Saab Комментарий заместителя Директора Департамента информации и печати МИД России Н.Т.Лахонина о неправомерных действиях Вашингтона … Continue reading Russian Foreign Ministry statement on the case of Alex Saab

Ambassador Alex Saab letter to the Venezuelan people: “No Retreat, No Surrender”

¡No hay retroceso, no hay rendición! Carta del embajador Alex Saab al pueblo venezolano The Venezuelan Special Envoy to Iran, Alex Saab, reiterated his call for justice, through a letter received through his lawyers, one day before the case is to be heard again in the Constitutional Court of Cape Verde on August 13. NO … Continue reading Ambassador Alex Saab letter to the Venezuelan people: “No Retreat, No Surrender”

Inauguration Speech of Peru President Pedro Castillo, July 28, 2021

Inauguration Speech of Peru President Pedro Castillo Discurso Completo de Pedro Castillo Madam President of the Congress of the Republic Ladies and Gentlemen Congressmen of the Republic, Presidents of the sister republics of Argentina, Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Mexico, His Highness the King of Spain. Members of the honorable diplomatic corps. Authorities present. Women and … Continue reading Inauguration Speech of Peru President Pedro Castillo, July 28, 2021