Venezuelan Opposition Seeks Legislative Coup
The National Assembly does not have the constitutional power to remove a president from Venezuela, nor does the opposition have the right to launch a recall with illegal signatures, says George Ciccariello-Maher

  October 28, 2016

President Maduro Calls on the Pope to Help Resolve Conflict with Opposition
The government is struggling to provide basic needs for its people due to an informal banking embargo centered around the United States, says Lucas Koerner of Venezuelanalysis

  October 25, 2016

Recall Referendum on Maduro Moves to Next Phase in spite of "Irregularities"
Venezuelans are hoping for the political process to follow the constitution, says Jeanette Charles of Venezuela Analysis

  September 25, 2016

Massive Pro and Anti Government Demonstrations in Venezuela
Massive opposition protests cannot change the fact that the National Electoral Council is under constitutional obligations that will prevent it from moving the recall referendum to this year, says journalist Jeanette Charles

  September 2, 2016

Venezuelan Opposition Unlikely To Secure Recall Referendum Before Year's End
Steve Ellner: The image of Venezuela as an oppressive failed state is really very far from what's happening on the ground.

  August 14, 2016

Media Exaggerations of Apocalyptic Venezuela Plays into Regime Change Narrative
Gabriel Hetland & Rachael Boothroyd say that the crisis in Venezuela is real, but the international media descriptions of horror stories are far from representative of the real situation on the ground

  July 1, 2016

Venezuela Takes Next Step Toward Presidential Recall Referendum
While Venezuela's national electoral council moves forward with referendum process, President Maduro introduces new measures to address economic problems

  June 10, 2016

U.S. and Secretary General of OAS Defeated in Effort to Sanction Venezuela
Alexander Main of CEPR says OAS members are concerned that the organization could become a tool of the U.S. State Department for intervention in the region

  June 8, 2016

Is There an Economic and Political War Against Venezuela?
Floating exchange rate and rising oil prices will go a long way to stabilize the Venezuelan economy, but other economic reforms are also necessary, says CEPR economist Mark Weisbrot

  June 2, 2016

New and Old Strategies for Ending the Bolivarian Revolution in Venezuela
Prof. Steve Ellner discusses US intervention in Venezuela, the opposition's amnesty law, and their latest strategies for ousting the president.

  March 12, 2016

Opposition Landslide in Venezuela - Maduro Accepts Results
President Maduro accepts results, says counter-revolution has won; Opposition parties might win super-majority in National Assembly that could lead to removal of Maduro - Greg Wilpert and Alejandro Velasco with Paul Jay

  December 7, 2015

Venezuela Opposition Secures "Supermajority" in National Assembly
Gabriel Hetland and Gregory Wilpert say that removing President Maduro from office appears to be its first order of business

  December 9, 2015

U.S. Sanctions Against Venezuela Denounced by Latin American Leaders
Miguel Tinker-Salas says U.S. attempts to destabilize Maduro's government will backfire

  March 11, 2015

Venezuelan Gov. Releases Audio of Coup Plotters
On Thursday, Venezuela officials released recordings of what it said was proof that opposition figures and some military officers were plotting to overthrow the government - Analysis with Miguel Tinker Salas and Paul Jay

  February 27, 2015

Opposition Leaders Issued a Statement to Signal the Launch of the Foiled Coup
Lucas Koerner, journalist in Caracas for discusses what he knows thus far about the foiled coup in Venezuela

  February 17, 2015

Will Venezuela's New Floating Exchange Rate Curb Inflation?
Mark Weisbrot: New exchange rate is intended to safeguard the importation of essential and primary goods

  April 1, 2014

TRNN Debate: What's Driving Inflation in Venezuela? (2/2)
Greg Wilpert and John Weeks continue their discussion on the causes and possible solutions to the high inflation in Venezuela

  March 15, 2014

TRNN Debate: What's Driving Inflation in Venezuela? (1/2)
Greg Wilpert and John Weeks discuss the causes and possible solutions to the high inflation in Venezuela

  March 14, 2014

Venezuela One Year After Chavez's Passing
Latin American studies professor Miguel Tinker Salas and journalist Ewan Robertson discuss the presidency of Hugo Chavez

  March 5, 2014

Venezuela Anti-Government Protests Lack Support from the Barrios
Lisa Sullivan & Ryan Mallett-Outtrim report from Venezuela that the country's anti government protests are continuing with no end in sight but continue to lack appeal in low income neighborhoods

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