Venezuela: Defending the Revolution

5 April 2019 — Internationalist 360°

Trump is threatening Venezuela with military intervention, Venezuelans are not waiting to organise themselves to be ready to confront any threats that they may face, both from inside and outside the country.

redfish got exclusive access to the People’s Militia in Venezuela to hear from those prepared to defend their revolution.

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Samir Amin – organic internationalist

17 March 2019 — Youtube

“In our era, when we consider the destructive (ecological and military) might at the disposal of the powers-that-be, the risk, denounced by Marx in his time, that war will end up destroying all the opposing camps, is real. On the other hand, there is a second path that demands the lucid and organized intervention of the internationalist front of workers and peoples.”

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The Origins of Venezuela’s Economic Crisis

2 April 2019 — TRNN

Venezuela has become a popular argument against socialism amongst conservatives because of the deep economic crisis it is currently traversing. Defenders of the Bolivarian project, though, say that US sanctions and economic war are to blame for the crisis. Greg Wilpert presents an analysis that tries to take all the factors into account (inc. transcript)
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THE VETO: Film exposing CNN, Al Jazeera, Channel 4 and the western media propaganda war against Syria

30 March 2019 — 21st Century Wire

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White Helmet Netflix documentary wins Oscar 2017 for outstanding performances in “rescue” videos.

I met journalist and friend Rafiq Lutf and cameraman Abdul-Mun’aim Arnous in January 2018 and I was honoured when Rafiq asked me to work with him on his film project, The Veto.

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The Grayzone testifies at the UN: ‘Humanitarian crisis in Venezuela: propaganda vs. reality’ by Max Blumenthal

25 March 2019 — MROnline
Originally published: The Grayzone Project (March 19, 2019)
The Grayzone’s Max Blumenthal and Anya Parampil spoke about Venezuela at a side event at a United Nations Human Rights Council session in Geneva on March 19. They joined former special rapporteur Alfred de Zayas on a panel titled “Humanitarian crisis in Venezuela: Propaganda vs. reality.”

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Video: The Mysterious Death of Dr. David Kelly By Norman Baker and Richard Galustian

23 March 2019 — Global Research

Introduction by Richard Galustian

As we contemplate the 16th anniversary this week of the start of the Iraq war, we are forced to ponder on the insanity of that decision by the US and UK in anticipation very soon of a similar disaster developing, again no doubt for oil, this time though in Venezuela.

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Explained: Why Julian Assange & Chelsea Manning hold key to Free Press

16 March 2019 — 21st Century Wire

ATTENTION: This short segment with Patrick Henningsen (21WIRE) and Mike Robinson (UK Column) explains why it’s absolutely crucial and in the public interest to support Julian Assange, Chelsea Manning and WikiLeaks, as all three of these represent fundamental pillars of democracy – the right to publish, the rights of whistleblowers, and a free press. All journalists and publications, be they mainstream or alternative, must step up now, or risk losing these freedoms permanently.

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