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Fidel Castro’s 1960 Speech to the UN Did More for Anti-Colonial Struggles than UN Hyperbole About ‘Eradicating Colonialism’

By Ramona Wadi  – Wadi is an independent researcher, freelance journalist, book reviewer and blogger. Her writing covers a range of themes in relation to Palestine, Chile and Latin America. This September marked 60 years since Fidel Castro’s first address to the United Nations, in which he delivered a scathing and truthful critique about the […]

MAJOR: Venezuelan Military Shoots Down Cocaine-Loaded US Plane

CARACAS – Venezuela’s military has shot down a US-registered aircraft carrying drugs, Interior Minister Nestor Reverol announced. According to the interior minister, the incident took place on Tuesday, with the aircraft downed after illegally entering Venezuelan airspace in the province of Zulia near the border with Colombia, RIA Novosti reported. “After the illegal air unit […]

END OF NATO? Bolton Claims Trump Could Order US to Leave NATO by October

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Former US National Security Adviser John Bolton said President Donald Trump could allegedly seek to boost his appeal to voters ahead of November election by having the country leave NATO. Bolton, a hard-line Washington warhawk whom Trump fired by a tweet in September, told the Spanish daily La Razon that the possibility […]

Venezuela Sentences Two Deep State Mercs Involved in Botched ‘Bay of Piglets’ Raid to 20 Years in Jail

CARACAS – Mercenaries Luke Denman and Airan Berry have each been sentenced to 20 years in prison for their roles in “Operation Gideon”, the botched May incursion into Venezuela, the country’s Attorney General Tarek William Saab announced. According to the official, the two US nationals had admitted to the crimes of conspiracy, association, illicit trafficking […]

The Historical Forces Behind the New U.S-Mexico Pro-Nation State Alliance

Thus, taking over responsibility from the usurious private banking network and Mexican Central Bank which have converted Mexico into an indebted colony of crime and despair since the overthrow of President Portillo in 1982 is a vital next step in the fight. This is the same apparatus that President Juarez did battle with in the 19th Century and which Cardenas stood up to during WWII.

MAJOR: Venezuela Shoots Down US Plane Used for Drug Trafficking

CARACAS – The Strategic Command Operations of the Bolivarian National Armed Forces announced on Wednesday it had shoot down an aircraft with a US serial identification number as it violated the country’s airspace. “CEOFANB reports that the United Aerospace Defence Command detected an aircraft with a US hull number intruding Venezuelan airspace overnight July 8 […]

AMLO AND THE ANTI-FASCIST FRONT

By Arturo Gallegos – It is well known that to any progressive change in the politics of a country there is a reaction to the contrary, in other words, the response of the conservative side. Not rarely this resistance of the privileged class to lose its advantages usually ends in violence. Old and recent history […]

MAJOR: Giving Venezuela a Break? US Troops Ordered to LEAVE Colombia

CARACAS/WASHINGTON, D.C. – US troops have been ordered to suspend activities in Colombia for 48 hours after a court ruled that their presence in the South American country was unlawful. The finding came after legal action was initiated by a group of opposition senators, arguing that President Ivan Duque had deliberately violated the constitutional requirement […]

MAJOR: Trump Cold on Guaido, Would Consider Meeting Maduro

WASHINGTON, D.C./CARACAS – President Donald Trump stated that he would consider meeting with Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro and expressed a noted lack of enthusiasm for the country’s Deep State-backed opposition leader in a new interview published Sunday. “I would maybe think about that,” Trump said when asked about the possibility of meeting with Maduro during […]