ALBA-TCP Constructs an Unprecedented Model to Confront the Pandemic

Misión Verdad On Tuesday the 19th, the Social Council of the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America-People’s Trade Agreement (ALBA-TCP) met to coordinate efforts to guarantee massive and free access to the vaccine against covid-19 and other medicines to the peoples of the member countries. Headed by its new executive secretary, Sacha Llorenti,…

‘Who Protects Us?’ – Anti-Left Violence in Venezuela

Pedro Nunes In late October, Chavista twitter erupted in reaction to news of opposition leader Leopoldo López fleeing the country for a Madrid suburb. López’s was just the latest chapter in a series of escapes of high-profile opposition figures involved in violent and conspiratory acts. He had sought refuge at the Spanish embassy after the…

Changing Political Scenarios (Part II): A Conversation with Marco Teruggi

Cira Pascual Marquina Marco Teruggi is a well-known journalist who writes for Página 12 and is a Caracas-based correspondent for both Sputnik and Telesur. Examining both continental trends and Venezuela’s internal correlation of forces, Teruggi offers a rich interpretation of the country’s economic and geopolitical situation in the second part of this exclusive interview. [Click…

Venezuela: The Parliamentary Agenda Begins with the Communal

Franco Vielma With the installation of the National Assembly (NA) elected last December 6, its new president, Deputy Jorge Rodríguez, outlined some fundamental guidelines that the new parliament will have, prioritizing legislation and action in favor of the construction of communal power in Venezuela. Rodriguez said that the new parliamentary management “will go towards the…

Regarding the European Union’s Communiqué on Venezuela

The recent communiqué of the European Union (EU) on Venezuela must be viewed with a critical eye, since its central feature is ambiguity, ambivalence, with no notable shift in the position that the EU has been taking in relation to our country. To begin with, the communiqué ignores the 6D elections, they detract from its…

Changing Political Scenarios: A Conversation with Marco Teruggi

Cira Pascual Marquina Marco Teruggi is a well-known journalist who writes for Página 12 and is a Caracas-based correspondent for Sputnik and Telesur. Examining both continental geopolitics and the dynamic of regional social movements, Teruggi offers a rich interpretation of Venezuela’s recent electoral process in this exclusive two-part interview. The relatively high abstention in Venezuela’s…

Venezuela: Challenges of the New National Assembly

Communiqué of the Legal Counsel of the National Assembly in view of the illegitimate decision of the Supreme Court of Justice – Presidency of Venezuela Tomorrow, January 5, the new National Assembly will be formally installed, after the resounding electoral victory obtained by the Bolivarian forces on December 6, 2020. This is a very important…