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Gerry Condon of Veterans for Peace at Venezuelan Embassy in Washington DC May 8 2019

Humanitarian Aid Blocked from Entering Venezuelan Embassy in Washington D.C.

By David Swanson, May 9, 2019 Two months ago, I heard a story. You heard it too, if you went anywhere near a television or a newspaper in the United States. The government of Venezuela needed to be overthrown because […]

A Military Psy-Ops Campaign in the Heart of Washington is Directed at U.S. Citizens

By Pat Elder, World BEYOND War, May 6, 2019 A fortified door inside the Venezuelan Embassy. I’ve been studying the Pentagon’s use of psychological tactics in the way it recruits youth into the armed forces for 20 years, so I […]

Holding the Fort: reporting from the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington

By Pat Elder, World BEYOND War, May 5, 2019 The signs hanging from the Venezuelan Embassy summarize our opposition to US foreign policy in Venezuela. We call for peace. We say, “Hands off Venezuela. No war for oil. Stop the […]

Picture from the window of Venezuela embassy

Activists Continue to Hold Venezuelan Embassy in Washington

By Pat Elder, May 2, 2019 It is Thursday evening and I am reporting from a meeting of the Embassy Protection Collective in the ambassador’s conference room in the Venezuelan Embassy in Washington. Determined activists are currently discussing the logistics […]

Venezuelan Embassy in Washington DC, April 2019

Inside the Venezuelan Embassy in DC: An Interview With Margaret Flowers and Pat Elder

By Marc Eliot Stein, April 29, 2019 A remarkable resistance movement is taking shape inside the Venezuelan embassy in Washington DC. The Georgetown building is currently being held by a determined group of activists from CODE PINK, Popular Resistance, the […]

Everyone Has Fallen for the Lies About Venezuela

By Lee Camp, TruthDig There are three things I know for sure in this fanciful, sometimes inglorious experience we call life: You will never have a safety pin when you need one, and you will have thousands when you don’t […]

Dialogue and Peace for Venezuela

Support for Dialogue and Peace in Venezuela – A Signature Collection Drive for International Solidarity Friends

By Heinrich Buecker, February 9, 2019 From Dialogoypazparavenezuela.org We, parliamentarians and parliamentarians of the region, academics, personalities and political leaders of the world, want to express our support for the initiative proposed by the governments of Uruguay and Mexico to […]

Lee Camp on Talk Nation Radio

Talk Nation Radio: Lee Camp on Venezuela and Declaring Himself Governor of Idaho

 Lee Camp is the head writer and host of the TV show “Redacted Tonight with Lee Camp” on RT America, which is watched by millions around the world. He’s a former contributor to The Onion, former staff humor writer […]

Pro-government supporters attend a rally against U.S. President Donald Trump in Caracas, Venezuela in 2018. (Photo: Ueslei Marcelino/Reuters)

Venezuela: The U.S.’s 68th Regime Change Disaster

By Medea Benjamin and Nicolas J S Davies, February 4, 2019 From Common Dreams In his masterpiece, Killing Hope: U.S. Military and C.I.A. Interventions Since World War II, William Blum, who died in December 2018, wrote chapter-length accounts of 55 U.S. […]