The New Cuban Constitution was Approved by 86.85% of the Votes

February 25, 2019

Photo: Ismael Batista

Yesterday, February 24, 124 years since the country’s independence struggle was re-initiated, millions of Cubans participated in the successful referendum, conducted transparently, in accordance with the law, (more…)

Venezuela Breaks Relations with Colombia as Guaido Tries to Force Aid In

By Paul Dobson on February 23, 2019

Feb.23 Chavista rally, Photo:Manuel Del Borneo

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced that Venezuela is breaking diplomatic relations with neighbouring Colombia and gave Colombian diplomats 24 hours to leave the country. (more…)

Bolivarian Venezuela Scores Another Strategic Victory

By Carlos Aznárez in Caracas on February 23, 2019

What many defined as “D-day” arrived, and others back in Cúcuta or Miami were thinking, that the “great moment” had arrived when “humanitarian aid” will enter and the “dictator” and the Bolivarian Revolution would collapse like a house of cards. (more…)

What Evaluation are we Left With for February 23?

By: Marco Teruggi, February 23, 2019

On February 23, the day of the announced entry of humanitarian aid to Venezuela came and went. The apocalyptic predictions did not take place, Nicolás Maduro did not fall, Juan Guaidó remained in Cúcuta,[Colombia], the country did not enter into a cinematographic confrontation. (more…)

Trump Creates a Humanitarian Crisis in Venezuela While a Real One is Right Here in Our Schools

By Bill Hackwell on February 24, 2019

Picket Line for Oakland Teachers, Photo: Bill Hackwell

A created political farce played out with the frightening consequences for war against Venezuela resting in the balance on its border with Colombia this weekend, as the Trump Administration unsuccessfully tried to force the first of $20 million of unsolicited “humanitarian aid” into the country. (more…)

International Support for Bolivarian Venezuela in the Streets of Over 150 Cities

February 24, 2019

Protest in Oakland California against U.S. intervention, Photo: Bill Hackwell

As the Venezuelan people and their government were standing strong on their border with Colombia against the latest attempt at intervention by the U.S. yesterday, over 150 cities worldwide protested against a possible war against Venezuela while showing their solidarity with the Maduro government. (more…)

Venezuela Announces Arrival of 7.5 Tons of Medicine

February 21, 2019

The Venezuelan president met with representatives of the health sector, from Russia, Cuba and the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), at the Miraflores Palace, to discuss how to strengthen Venezuela’s health system. (more…)

Gov. Newsom Calls for DNA Testing for Kevin Cooper

By Sophia Bollag on February 22, 2019

Photo: Bill Hackwell

Gov. Gavin Newsom ordered additional DNA testing in the case of death row inmate Kevin Cooper on Friday, the new California governor’s first action related to a clemency request since he was inaugurated in January. (more…)

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