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Venezuela Coverage and Analysis

February 19, 2014
Find all of our Venezuela stories here, from the current crisis to the early days of The Real News Network

Visiting Israel’s “Open Prisons” for African Refugees

January 21, 2014

At the end of December the Israeli Ministry of Interior notified asylum seekers it is severely reducing its hours of operations. As a result hundreds of asylum seekers were unable to renew their visas, were picked off the streets by the Border Police and shipped to Israel’s new “open prison” in the Negev Desert. The…

Most Greeks Look to Left for Solutions, but Far Right Gaining Strength

October 24, 2012
Costas Lapavitsas Pt.2: Left party Syriza leads polls but conditions for fascism also developing as crisis deepens

General Strike Solid in Greek Town Chania

October 7, 2012

The first general strike against the new coalition government boosts the confidence of left organisers in the Greek city of Chania