20 August 2017
Bloody history shows why and how we need to keep imperialist hands off Venezuela
08 August 2017
Politicians and pundits have whipped themselves up into moral outrage over Venezuelan “dictator”—or rather, elected president—Nicolas Maduro.
06 August 2017
A raid on a Venezuelan military base has raised the threat of a military coup or outright civil war
04 August 2017
As right wing opposition to Venezuela’s government grows, Andy Brown spoke to Tomáš Tengely-Evans about the forces on the ground and the potential to change society
01 August 2017
Elections to Venezuela’s new constituent assembly last Sunday saw long voting queues in poorer, more pro-government neighbourhoods.
09 May 2017
For the second time in three years mass, violent protests by the right wing have provoked a political crisis in Venezuela.
30 August 2016
The right argue that if we vote for a socialist such as Jeremy Corbyn then Britain will end up like Venezuela. But Venezuela’s problem isn’t too much socialism—it’s not enough.
24 May 2016
Greek MPs narrowly voted for a new round of austerity measures last Sunday to satisfy European Union (EU) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) blackmail.
30 March 2016
As the right moves to overturn left governments in South America, important political arguments have been raised, writes Dave Sewell
23 February 2016
Debut novelist JJ Amaworo Wilson’s magical realist fable celebrates the ingenuity, tenacity and resistance of slum-dwellers.
08 December 2015
The right wing opposition won a large majority in Venezuela’s parliamentary elections last Sunday.
17 March 2015
US president Barack Obama rushed to condemn the shooting of two police officers in Ferguson, Missouri, last week.
11 March 2014
Protests and violent clashes continue in Venezuela.
11 March 2014
International Women's Day protests defend abortion rights in Spain | Anger after Nazi knifings in Sweden | Freed ex-Black Panther criticises trial | Clashes continue in Venezuela
04 March 2014
Supporters of the Venezuelan government rallied in Caracas last week to mark 25 years since the “Caracazo” uprising of 1989.
25 February 2014
The last two weeks in Venezuela have seen the right wing opposition mobilise street demonstrations
18 February 2014
Wealthy students led right wing protests that turned violent in Venezuela last week. These included armed attacks on government buildings.
21 May 2013
Protest in Italy, carnage in Iraq, shortages in Venezuela
16 April 2013
Hugo Chavez’s chosen successor, Nicolas Maduro, won the presidential election in Venezuela last Sunday.
12 January 2013
Venezuela has been gripped by political crisis amid speculation that long serving left wing president Hugo Chavez could be at death’s door.