Venezuela Newslinks 14-15 April 2019

15 April 2019 — The New Dark Age

US Military Attack on Venezuela Mulled by Top Trump Advisors and Latin American Officials at Private DC Meeting
https://www.strategic-culture.org/news/2019/04/15/us-military-attack-venezuela-mulled-top-trump-advisors-latin-american-officials-private-dc-meeting.html

Venezuela has not yet transferred debt payment to Russia, says deputy minister
http://tass.com/economy/1053694

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Hands Off Venezuela: Pence Bullies Venezuela at UN Security Council. U.S. Peace Council Contradicts Western Media Distortions By Carla Stea

14 April 2019 — Global Research

In a March 26 United Nations press briefing strong on fact and devoid of bigotry, the United States Peace Council, headed by Bahman Azad, just returned from their recent visit to Venezuela, presented an eyewitness account of realities on the ground in Venezuela.  Their factual information drastically contradicted Western media distortions and propaganda intended to discredit the government of President Maduro.  The panel included Dr. Margaret Flowers a pediatrician and co-Director of Popular Resistance.org, Attorney Kevin Zeese, also co-director of Popular Resistance.org, Sara Flounders of the International Action Center and  founder of the organization No War on Venezuela.

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Venezuela Newslinks 11-13 April 2019

13 April 2019 — The New Dark Age

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Mystery Killer Spans the Globe
https://dissidentvoice.org/2019/04/mystery-killer-spans-the-globe/

Defiant Resistance: The Venezuelan Crises and the Possibility of Another World
https://socialistproject.ca/2019/04/defiant-resistance-the-venezuelan-crises-and-the-possibility-of-another-world/

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Venezuela Newslinks 10-11 April 2019

11 April 2019 — The New Dark Age

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More Sanctions on Venezuela: Operation Florida 2020 (Pt 1/2)
https://therealnews.com/stories/more-sanctions-on-venezuela-operation-florida-2020-pt-1-2

U.S. is manufacturing a crisis in Venezuela so that there is chaos and ‘needed’ intervention
https://mronline.org/2019/04/10/u-s-is-manufacturing-a-crisis-in-venezuela-so-that-there-is-chaos-and-needed-intervention/

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Venezuela Newslinks 10 April 2019

10 April 2019 19:43 — The New Dark Age

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External players threaten Venezuela’s security, says Russia’s UN envoy
http://tass.com/world/1053102

US caused billions of dollars in damage to Venezuela since 2013 – Russian envoy to UN
https://www.rt.com/news/456151-nebenzya-venezuela-us-damage/

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Venezuela Newslinks 9 April 2019

9 April 2019 23:25 — The New Dark Age

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Left-wing Venezuelan group offers a rare critique of their country’s government
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheCanary/~3/tdrN0EkW4h4/

An on-the-ground look at Venezuela’s ‘collapsing’ health service
http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/TheCanary/~3/rGRipj7zaSk/

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Did the NY Times Violate Its Own Code of Ethics to Feature Child of Venezuelan Coup Plotter? By Anya Parampil

9 April 2019 — Mint Press

Grayzone — When the New York Times approached me seeking permission to use video I recorded of the Washington DC “Hands Off Venezuela” protest on March 16, I hoped that somebody at the paper was seeking to atone for the Gray Lady’s demonstrably one-sided coverage of the US coup attempt against the internationally recognized Maduro government. Maybe, just maybe, the editors had had a rare bout of self-reflection and decided to produce something that gave voice to the many Americans who rejected the Trump administration’s brazen regime change operation against Venezuela.

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Socialism Has to Be Feminist or It Won’t Be Emancipatory: A Conversation with Indhira Libertad Rodriguez

9 April 2019 — Venezuela Analysis

In this interview, a young feminist intellectual looks at how feminism intersects with the anti-imperialist and anticapitalist struggles.

Indhira Libertad Rodriguez is a feminist researcher and sociologist. A member of the Araña Feminista (Feminist Spider network), she does human rights advocacy for women and sexually dissident groups. In this interview with Venezuelanalysis, Rodriguez discusses the specificity of the feminist struggle in Venezuela and the need for Bolivarian socialism to combat gender oppression.

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