Venezuela & ALBA News 8.26.2022: Venezuela Organizes 267,000 Peoples Assemblies; the Church in Nicaragua; FBI Acts against Cuba Solidarity Activists

Ultima Noticias: US Influence in Latin America is on the Decline After the progressive governments in Latin America were overturned one after another from 2009-2019, there has been a great resurgence, starting with the election of AMLO in Mexico in 2018, and especially with the victory in Colombia by Petro. This resurgence of nationalist governments, … Continue reading Venezuela & ALBA News 8.26.2022: Venezuela Organizes 267,000 Peoples Assemblies; the Church in Nicaragua; FBI Acts against Cuba Solidarity Activists

Nicaragua Bishop Rolando Alvarez: Bishop of the Money Gods

Bishop of the Money GodsAugust 22, 2022 Radio Segovia, Managua. By Fabrizio Casari The liberation of the Matagalpa cathedral, which had been occupied by Bishop Alvarez, ended anattempt to unleash a climate of confrontation in that city. The coup-supporting bishop is now in thecapital, Managua, where he is under house arrest, but enjoying the presence … Continue reading Nicaragua Bishop Rolando Alvarez: Bishop of the Money Gods

US Influence in Latin America is on the Decline

Petro's victory has meant the biggest setback for US influence on the continent Jesus Inojosa, August 14, 2022 Influencia de EEUU en América Latina va en caídaThe victory of Gustavo Petro in Colombia and his inauguration as President of the New Granada nation has set off alarm bells in the United States, where the possible … Continue reading US Influence in Latin America is on the Decline

Venezuela & ALBA News 8.19.2022:New US Operation against Venezuela; Help Cuba at this Critical Moment

VenezuelaOrinoco Tribune: Venezuela Gold Case: Queen Elizabeth Recognizes Maduro, Central Bank President Reveals August 5 the Venezuelan government presented diplomatic letters signed by Queen Elizabeth II addressed to President Nicolás Maduro, in which the Queen recognizes Maduro as the head of state and government of Venezuela. The president of the Central Bank of Venezuela Calixto … Continue reading Venezuela & ALBA News 8.19.2022:New US Operation against Venezuela; Help Cuba at this Critical Moment

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