Venezuela and ALBA Weekly: ALBA Nations Declaration Calls for Building Unity and Solidarity in Face of Imperial Interference 12.22.2017


This weekly email contains a few useful articles on Venezuela and ALBA Countries that contain bite-sized dose of the truth so that you can fight the disinformation in your own community, that so much of the media, including alternative media are putting out.

It is AfGJ’s conviction that we in the US defend Venezuela’s sovereignty and recognize that the Bolivarian Revolution has improved the lives of its citizens, led the movement toward Latin America integration, and is building participatory democracy structures that are an example for us in the US as well. -AfGJ staff

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ALBA Country Meeting Condemns the Hardening of the US Blockade of Cuba,  Urges Compliance with Colombia Peace Agreement, Condemns US and European Union  sanctions on Venezuela and OAS interference, Condemns Repression in Honduras, and Defends Palestinian Cause.

The people of Venezuela are staunchly resisting the regime change drive of Western governments and media. International solidarity is lacking whatever the failures of economic policy by the Venezuela government—and there is much valid criticism to be made according to, among others, the analysts writing on Venezuela Analysis–a majority of the people consider that the political opposition in power—allied closely to governments in the U.S., Canada and Europe—would only worsen matters.

Dan Kovalik: What I have been most struck by in my travels to Venezuela is not the lack of things Venezuelans possess, but their abundance of joy and human solidarity

Campaign to Free Ana Belen Montes, US Prisoner and Defender of Cuban Sovereignty

Lies about Venezuela and its Bolivarian Process: Venezuela is not a threat, not a dictatorship, not a narco-state, is not internationally isolated

Bolivia Graduates first class of its counter to the SOA, the military “School of Anti-Imperialism”