Venezuela & ALBA News July 13, 2018: Nicaragua, Venezuela, Ecuador, and Haiti

 July 13, 2018

The News This Week

Nicaragua

Kevin Zeese gives an excellent examination on the right wing in the opposition and the US Regime Change plan in Nicaragua

Fightback News: Sandinista supporters keep Nicaragua free of ‘soft coup’

Understanding the Conflict in Nicaragua: the Long Battle Against US Imperialism


Venezuela

Mark Weisbrot: Trump’s Threats to Invade Venezuela Are Part of U.S. Strategy of Regime Change

Venezuela  creates Local Defense Committees as Maduro Makes Changes to Top Military

Interview with Francisco Domínguez, of Britain’s Venezuela Solidarity Campaign

Syrian regime change agents White Helmets move to Colombia-Venezuela border to begin anti-Chavista work

Ecuador

Joe Emersberger: The Persecution of Rafael Correa

Neoilberal Counterattack: Why Such Hate against Rafael Correa

Ecuador Embraces Neoliberal Reform and US Interests


Haiti

Nationwide Popular Uprising Calls for President Jovenel Moïse’s Removal


Solidarity Events:

Vancouver protest July 13 – Hands off Venezuela

Buffalo July 13  – Jeanette Charles of Venezuelanalysis: On People’s Power, Black Liberation, and Reparations at the Heart of Revolutionary Cuba and Venezuela

Chicago, July 14 – Lee Artz: Bolivarian Venezuela in Defiance of the US Empire


AFGJ Calls for August 7 International Day for Peace in Colombia, against State and Paramilitary Terror


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