Freedom for Julian Assange

December 17, 2019

In a public statement on November 1st, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on Torture, Nils Melzer, expressed “his alarm at the continued deterioration in the health of Julian Assange since his (more…)

Solidarity with the Government and People of Bolivia in the Face of the Coup Threat

November 4, 2019

Statement from the Network in Defense of Humanity

The government of Evo Morales is the most democratic and stable in the history of Bolivia. (more…)

Why the Canadian Government is Confronting Venezuela

By Arnold August on July 16, 2019

Since the attempted U.S. coup against Venezuela on January 23, backed by the Lima Group of which the Justin Trudeau government is an active member, (more…)

From the “Destruction” of Chavismo to the Epicentre to the Anti-Imperialist Left

By Arnold August, July 3, 2019

Who would have thought that, during the attempted coup d’état in Venezuela on January 23 and its immediate aftermath, Caracas would become, (more…)

U.S.’ Refusal of Entry to Canadian Journalist Is a Dangerous Precedent for All Progressives

By Alison Bodine on March 29, 2019

Canadian journalist Arnold August, Photo: Bill Hackwell

On March 16, 2019, more than 1000 activists from across the U.S. gathered in Washington, DC for the “U.S Hands Off Venezuela!” demonstration.  However, Canadian journalist Arnold August was not one of them – earlier in the day (more…)

Maduro: “It is the Venezuelan People who Govern Here”

By Arnold August on March 10, 2019.

Photo: Bill Hackwell

At the March 9 “anti-imperialist day” demonstration in Caracas on the occasion of the fifth anniversary of the Obama decree declaring Venezuela a threat to US security, Maduro addressed the crowd. (more…)

Cuba Has Indeed “Changed” but Not as Some Had Hoped

By Arnold August on March 1, 2019

Cuba; Genuine Demonstration of Democracy. Photo: Bill Hackwell

The final results of Cuba’s new constitution were announced on March 1st, 2019. However, based on my visit to Cuba last September–October, during the course of the debate when people (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…)

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