Latin America & Caribbean

The Cuban Revolution constitutes a fundamental landmark in the history of humanity, which challenges the legitimacy of global capitalism. In all major regions of the World, the Cuban revolution has been a source of inspiration and struggle...
In early 1970s, in a note to the CIA, Henry Kissinger recommended “Make the economy scream.” The same concept has been applied to Venezuela, with advanced techniques of financial warfare.
Mild thunder before the storm? It sets the stage? A failed putsch which may be followed by a real US sponsored military coup at some later date? The failed coup, a sloppy intelligence operation? Was this event planned to fail from the very outset? An Important Historical Precedent, Santiago de Chile. The Failed June 29, 1973 Coup
Who buys this gold? Large corporations. One of them is the Swiss registered Metalor, among the world’s largest gold foundries. Annually, 3,000 to 3,500 tons of gold are mined across the globe. Switzerland refines about 70-80% of all the gold in the world. An estimated 20% to 30% of it is considered ‘blood gold’
Punishing the World with Sanctions. Intended to Cause Real Pain By Philip Giraldi, August 16, 2019
Fake News About Venezuela and the Power of Propaganda By Stephen Lendman, August 15, 2019
Venezuela Retains Political Control after New US Coercive Measures By Nino Pagliccia, August 14, 2019
13 Million Expected to Sign Petition Against US’s Venezuela Blockade By Steve Sweeney, August 14, 2019
Argentina & the Next Global Financial Crisis By Dr. Jack Rasmus, August 14, 2019
Brazilian Prosecutors to Bar Bolsonaro’s Son from US Envoy Role By Telesur, August 13, 2019
Electoral Defeat for Ruling Argentinian Neo-Liberal Regime By Stephen Lendman, August 12, 2019
Adding Context to ‘News’ About Venezuela By Eric Zuesse, August 12, 2019
The World Is Uniting for International Law, Against US Empire By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, August 12, 2019
Criminal Embargoes: Venezuela and Iran in the Crosshairs of Murderers Inc – Who Is Next? By Peter Koenig, August 10, 2019
Bolsonaro’s War on the Amazon: Mass Mining Invasion of Yanomami Lands in Brazil Threatens Their Survival By Marcus Colchester, August 09, 2019
“Economic Terror”: Trump Regime Aims to Starve Venezuelans into Submission By Stephen Lendman, August 08, 2019
Food Shipment Destined for Venezuela Seized Due to US Blockade By Telesur, August 08, 2019
The Mexican Debt Crisis and the World Bank By Eric Toussaint, August 08, 2019
Trump Regime “Maximum Pressure” High Crimes Against World Peace. Illegal Embargo against Venezuela By Stephen Lendman, August 07, 2019
Assessing President Diaz-Canel’s Commitment to the Ideals of the Cuban Revolution By Dr. Birsen Filip, August 07, 2019
Future of Amazon Deforestation Data in Doubt as Research Head Sacked by Bolsonaro By Karla Mendes, August 07, 2019
Black Alliance for Peace Condemns Trump Administration’s Racist and Illegal Embargo on Venezuela By Black Alliance for Peace, August 07, 2019
Trump Regime Imposes Illegal Embargo on Venezuela By Stephen Lendman, August 06, 2019
Trump Turns Sanctions Against Venezuela into an Embargo By Telesur, August 06, 2019
How Joe Biden’s Privatization Plans Helped Doom Latin America and Fuel the Migration Crisis By Max Blumenthal, August 05, 2019
Omission of Atrocities Committed by the Venezuelan “Opposition” Discredits UN Human Rights Report By Carla Stea, August 05, 2019
Nobody Will Stop the US if It Blockades Venezuela By Andrew Korybko, August 05, 2019
A Blockade of Venezuela Must be Opposed By Daniel Larison, August 05, 2019
Trump Regime Aiming to Blockade Iran and Venezuela? By Stephen Lendman, August 05, 2019
Trump Ponders Deadly Blockade of Venezuela By Kurt Nimmo, August 04, 2019
XXV Sao Paulo Forum Demonstrates that Venezuela Is Not Alone! By Alicia Jrapko, August 02, 2019
Defending Venezuela Is Defending Our America By Nino Pagliccia, August 02, 2019
Foro de São Paolo: Venezuela Is Today the First Trench of the Anti-Imperialist Struggle By Arnold August, August 02, 2019
Bolsonaro: Legalized Toxic Pesticides Endanger People Worldwide By Telesur, August 01, 2019
Bolsonaro’s Clearcut Populism.”The Barbarism has Begun” By Asad Ismi, August 01, 2019
Killing Democracy: US Imperialism, Civil War and Genocide in Guatemala 1954-1996 By Edward B. Winslow, July 31, 2019
Return to the Discourse of the Cold War Era to Justify US Imperialist Aggression Against Cuba By Dr. Birsen Filip, July 31, 2019
Brazil’s Massive Crime Against Humanity. Bolsonaro has Decided to Destroy the Amazon By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts, July 30, 2019
US Sanctions Are Still Strangling Venezuela By Dave DeCamp, July 29, 2019
Iran Increases Economic and Political Collaboration with Latin American Allies By Sarah Abed, July 29, 2019
Failed Trump Regime Coup Plot Against Venezuela Continues By Stephen Lendman, July 29, 2019
Here’s What Happened When a Journalist Exposed a Pedo Sex Ring in Mexico By Kurt Nimmo, July 29, 2019
Colonization and Destruction: People’s Tribunal on U.S. Crimes Against Puerto Rico By The International Action Center, July 28, 2019
Puerto Rico: Colonized, Controlled, and Exploited by the US By Stephen Lendman, July 28, 2019
Cuba’s Revolution in Thinking: To Live and Not Lie By Prof Susan Babbitt, July 28, 2019
The Caracas Manifesto: Proposal and Promise at the Sao Paulo Forum 2019 By Nino Pagliccia, July 27, 2019
Cuba Is a Safe Country, but U.S. Continues Its Attempts to Manipulate Reality By Ana Laura Palomino García, July 26, 2019
Nicaragua: Telling the Truth as a Revolutionary Act By Gabriela Luna, July 25, 2019
Bachelet’s “Human Rights” Report on Venezuela: Who Has the Last Word? By Arnold August, July 24, 2019
China Must Avoid a Role in Destruction of Amazon By Pepe Escobar, July 23, 2019
Puerto Rico: People Are in the Streets Against Sexism, Homophobia, Austerity and Corruption By Pierre Gottiniaux, July 22, 2019
Economic and Social Crisis in Puerto Rico: “The Ugly American” and the Puerto Rican National Question By Vince Montes, July 22, 2019
Venezuela and Imperialist Confrontation in Latin America By Alison Bodine and Ali Yerevani, July 22, 2019
Venezuela: Trump Diverts Central America Aid to Guaido as EU Threatens More Sanctions By Ricardo Vaz, July 21, 2019
Nicaragua 1979-2019. History of the Sandinista Revolution By Eric Toussaint and Nathan Legrand, July 19, 2019
Julian Assange: US Coopts Patriotic Opposition in Ecuador, Former President Correa goes against Wikileaks Founder By Andrew Korybko, July 18, 2019
Why the Canadian Government Is Confronting Venezuela By Arnold August, July 18, 2019
Russia’s Bolivia Gambit Is a Bold Economic Move By Andrew Korybko, July 16, 2019
Liberals Use ‘Human Rights’ to Push Coup in Venezuela By Yves Engler, July 16, 2019
There’s Far More Diversity in Venezuela’s ‘Muzzled’ Media Than in US Corporate Press By Lucas Koerner and Ricardo Vaz, July 15, 2019
‘Weaponizing Human Rights’: UN Chief Bachelet’s Venezuela Report Follows US Regime Change Script By Anya Parampil, July 14, 2019
Guaido Security Arrested for Selling Stolen Venezuelan Army Weapons By Telesur, July 14, 2019
“Wars Come About As a Result of Lies.” Selected Radio Shows By Michael Welch, July 10, 2019
Venezuela: From the “Destruction” of Chavismo to the Epicentre of the Anti-Imperialist Left By Arnold August, July 09, 2019
Venezuelan Government Slams ‘Biased’ UN Human Rights Report By Ricardo Vaz, July 08, 2019
Venezuela – The Bachelet “Human Rights Lie” By Peter Koenig, July 08, 2019
Offshoring and Industrial Relocation: Profits from Exploitation in Honduras. Transnational Companies are Impoverishing us All By Mark Taliano, July 08, 2019
UN Report on Human Rights in Venezuela Faulty by Design By Nino Pagliccia, July 06, 2019
Hypocrisies About Refugees By Eric Zuesse, July 06, 2019
Power versus the Press: The Extradition Cases of Pinochet & Assange By Elizabeth Vos, July 06, 2019
Can Haitians Help “Make Canada Better”? By Jean Saint-Vil, July 05, 2019
Video: ‘The Coup Turned Honduras into Hell’: Interview with President Manuel Zelaya on the 10th Anniversary of Overthrow by the US By Manuel Zelaya and Anya Parampil, July 04, 2019
Report Shows Corporations and Bolsonaro Teaming Up to Destroy the Amazon By Joe Catron, July 04, 2019
China’s Careful New Focus on Latin America By Joseph S. Tulchin, July 03, 2019
Bolsonaro’s Brazil Is a Pretty Bleak Place to Live By Andrew Korybko, July 03, 2019
Brazil Moves to Ban Cuba’s Cohiba Cigars By Telesur, July 02, 2019
Canada, Honduras, and Enslaving “Free Trade” By Mark Taliano, July 01, 2019
How Sen. Rick Scott Became Big Oil’s Point Man on Venezuelan Regime Change By Dan Cohen, July 01, 2019
US Special Envoy Abrams Welcomes Venezuela’s Former Intelligence Chief to the US, Reaffirms Trump’s Commitment to Ousting Maduro By Paul Dobson, June 28, 2019
Reparations and the Liberation of the African American People By Abayomi Azikiwe, June 26, 2019
Canada Enables Corrupt Haitian President to Remain in Power By Yves Engler, June 25, 2019
Lying by Omission Is Still Lying By Nino Pagliccia, June 24, 2019
‘Lies, Slander’: Cuba Rejects US “Human Trafficking” Blacklist By Telesur, June 22, 2019
Sorting Out Reality from Fiction About Venezuela By Nino Pagliccia, June 22, 2019