Tags » Hugo Chavez

Venezuelan opposition “consultation”: playing alone and losing

by Ricardo Vaz from InvestigAction.net

Sunday, July 16, was a significant day in Venezuela’s political history. The right-wing opposition MUD, backed by the United States, threw all its weight behind a “consultation” that they hoped would show that their (coup) attempts had a formidable public backing and trigger the “zero hour” of a new phase that would lead to the removal of the Bolivarian government. 2,012 more words

Latest

Corbyn and the EU

This morning, on the Andrew Marr show, Jeremy Corbyn, leader of Britain’s opposition Labour Party, argued that a country had to be a member of the European Union in order to remain part of the European single market. 442 more words

The Revolutionary Pan Arabism of Saddam Hussein and The Lost Found Arabic Muslim Peoples in The West

It has been  10 years   since President  Saddam Hussein was martyed by the forces of US Imperialsim Iran and the forces of world Zionism.  but his Revolutionary Legacy of Arab  Nationalism   Baathism and Arab Islamic Socialsim  lives on in Iraq and though the rest of the Arab world and Pan Arab diaspora.   803 more words

Leading the fight for freedom – in Turkey and elsewhere

Saturday, 15 July, was the first anniversary of a failed attempt by some officers in the Turkish armed forces to overthrow the country’s democratically elected AK Party government. 2,058 more words

Democracy

Prison report: Lula in, Leopoldo out

While all kinds of terrible things are happening in South America and around the globe, that continent recently supplied us with a couple of pieces of very good news. 725 more words

Dictatorship