Category Archives: Latin America

Venezuela Rejects U.S. Interference

Yusuf Fernandez Shortly after the death of the Leader of the Bolivarian Revolution and President of Venezuela, Hugo Chávez, some US right-wing media outlets launched a campaign of slander describing him as a “divisive” and “authoritarian” ruler. Some even openly … Continue reading

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Venezuela President Calls for US Help to Stop Capriles Murder Plot

Local Editor  Venezuela’s acting President Nicolas Maduro urged U.S. President Barack Obama on Sunday to halt an alleged plot to kill opposition leader Henrique Capriles ahead of the April 14 presidential vote. Capriles, whom Chavez beat in October, is running … Continue reading

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The Arab Reaction to Chavez’s Death and What it Tells Us

A Palestinian takes part with his daughter in a tribute for late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez in Gaza City 7 March 2013. (Photo: Reuters – Suhaib Salem)   By: Thabit Al-Arabi Published Tuesday, March 12, 2013   Outside of Venezuela … Continue reading

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Christ or Vatican

By Daniel Mabsout Lately the Vatican has been choosing its pope from a hot spot in the world . Look at John Paul II who succeeded John Paul I in the papal seat in year 1978 after the mysterious death … Continue reading

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Chavez: Visionary Leader Extraordinaire

  by Stephen Lendman He and Castro matter most. They don’t come any better. They transformed their countries responsibly. Doing so made the impossible possible. They did it against long odds. They won over hearts and minds.   Castro did … Continue reading

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Another 7 Days of Mourning in Venezuela, State Funeral Held Friday

Local Editor  A state funeral is to be held Friday for late Venezuelan leader, Hugo Chavez, as the Vice President announced that another seven days of mourning were decided. VP Nicolas Maduro, who is the country’s acting President, declared seven … Continue reading

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Chavez is dead, but his revolution goes on

by Yusuf Fernandez, source  Rest in peace Thousands of saddened Venezuelans poured into the streets of Caracas crying, hugging each other and shouting slogans in support of President Hugo Chavez after learning of his death. “I feel such big … Continue reading

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