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Venezuela's supreme court rules against opposition in vote setback

Venezuela's supreme court rules against opposition in vote setback

Top court complains opposition-held congress did not name electoral body authorities in time Venezuela’s government-friendly supreme court has said the opposition-held congress did not name rectors to
Observers: Same Forces Behind U.S. Riots Fueled 2019 Latin America Violence

Observers: Same Forces Behind U.S. Riots Fueled 2019 Latin America Violence

Protests and violent riots throughout the United States, nominally expressing outrage over the death of Minnesota man George Floyd, attracted Latin American leftist iconography this week – not a
How High Will the U.S. Unemployment Rate Go?

How High Will the U.S. Unemployment Rate Go?

As officials announce the latest monthly unemployment report and the stock market continues to rise, economists debate whether the worst has passed.
Dinesh D'Souza: Antifa, Black Lives Matter, Refuse Fascism Are the Left's Paramilitary

Dinesh D'Souza: Antifa, Black Lives Matter, Refuse Fascism Are the Left's Paramilitary

Groups such as Antifa, Black Lives Matter, and Refuse Fascism are the left's "paramilitary," said Dinesh D'Souza, filmmaker and author of United States of Socialism: Who's Behind It. Why It's Evil.
2 Art Gallery Shows to Explore From Home

2 Art Gallery Shows to Explore From Home

Galleries and museums are getting creative about presenting work online during the coronavirus crisis. Here are two shows worth viewing virtually.

US Offers $5M Bounty for Arrest of Venezuela’s Crypto Chief

The head of Venezuela's state-backed petro cryptocurrency has been added to the U.S Immigration and Customs Enforcement's Most Wanted list.
Reports: Chavistas, Sandinistas, Other Foreign Leftists Join Nationwide Riots

Reports: Chavistas, Sandinistas, Other Foreign Leftists Join Nationwide Riots

Multiple reports have surfaced in the past week of communists allied with the Sandinista movement in Nicaragua, the chavista regime in Venezuela, and other Latin American leftists surfacing at
Iran Is Working Hard to Revive Anti-U.S. Operations in Latin America

Iran Is Working Hard to Revive Anti-U.S. Operations in Latin America

Reactivating old alliances in America’s soft underbelly is not as easy as it seems.

Out of Gasoline, Venezuelans Modify Vehicles to Run on Cooking Gas

Motorists in the socialist nation of Venezuela are modifying their vehicles to run on cooking gas due to a chronic lack of gasoline, in a trend that engineers have warned is extremely dangerous and
Hunger, Infection, and Repression: Venezuela’s Coronavirus Calamity

Hunger, Infection, and Repression: Venezuela’s Coronavirus Calamity

Stephania Taladrid reports on how the regime of Nicolás Maduro and the Trump Administration are worsening the effect that the coronavirus will have on Venezuela.
UK court must decide which leader to recognise in Venezuela gold case

UK court must decide which leader to recognise in Venezuela gold case

UK recognises Juan Guaidó as country’s interim president, arguing president Nicolas Maduro rigged 2018 electionA court in London has said that it will need to decide which of Venezuela’s duelling
Will the U.S. Sanction China Over Hong Kong Law?

Will the U.S. Sanction China Over Hong Kong Law?

A U.S. official says the U.S. response will be “as targeted as possible,” but more details are scarce.
Sing a song of subversion: US funded Venezuela rock bands to dent Chávez

Sing a song of subversion: US funded Venezuela rock bands to dent Chávez

Partially redacted grant application shows scheme involved paying 10 groups to write songs promoting ‘freedom of expression’The United States funded rock groups in Venezuela to record songs promoting
Venezuela's Maduro Celebrates End of Ramadan with Arrival of Iranian Oil

Venezuela's Maduro Celebrates End of Ramadan with Arrival of Iranian Oil

Venezuelan dictator Nicolás Maduro welcomed the arrival of the first of five Iranian oil tankers shipping much-needed fuel to the OPEC member nation on Monday, marking the end of Ramadan and branding
Will Bolsonaro Pay the Price for a Botched Pandemic Response?

Will Bolsonaro Pay the Price for a Botched Pandemic Response?

Brazil now has the second highest number of coronavirus cases globally, and the president’s approval rating keeps slipping.
The Pandemic Could Lead to Outbreaks of Measles and Other Preventable Diseases

The Pandemic Could Lead to Outbreaks of Measles and Other Preventable Diseases

Vaccinations worldwide have dropped as the fight against the coronavirus continues.
Oil-Starved Venezuela Celebrates Arrival of Tankers From Iran

Oil-Starved Venezuela Celebrates Arrival of Tankers From Iran

The shipment represents a deepening of ties between two pariah states that are both under U.S. sanctions.
Oil-Starved Venezuela Celebrates Arrival of Tankers From Iran

Oil-Starved Venezuela Celebrates Arrival of Tankers From Iran

The shipment represents a deepening of ties between two pariah states that are both under U.S. sanctions.

First of 5 Iranian Gas Tankers Reaches Venezuela With No Sign of U.S. Interference

Venezuela must import the gasoline because production has crashed in the last two decades
'No One Survives This Country Sane': A Day in the Life in Socialist Venezuela

'No One Survives This Country Sane': A Day in the Life in Socialist Venezuela

CARACAS, Venezuela – By now the world is well aware of the dire state of Venezuela. Photos of violent repressions of protests, of mobs attacking official "president" Juan Guaidó, of the thousands