Washington Orchestrates Coup in Venezuela, Incites Civil War, in Name of ‘Democracy’
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Washington Orchestrates Coup in Venezuela, Incites Civil War, in Name of ‘Democracy’

The dramatic events in Venezuela have “US-orchestrated coup d’état” written all over them. Washington is also giving itself license for military intervention which could spark a proxy war involving Russia. The sequencing leaves no doubt the US has upped the ante for regime change in the South American country. This week, Vice President Mike Pence…

Venezuela – The U.S. Game Plan and How to Respond to It
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Venezuela – The U.S. Game Plan and How to Respond to It

Yesterday the U.S. recognized a right-wing ‘leader of the opposition’ in Venezuela Juan Guaido as the president of the country. A number of right-wing led countries in South America joined in that move. Cuba, Bolivia and Mexico rejected it. Russia, China, Iran and Turkey continue to support the the government of the elected President Nicolas…

Venezuela: The Indirect Adaptive Approach To Regime Change
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Venezuela: The Indirect Adaptive Approach To Regime Change

Venezuela is in the throes of a classic Hybrid War, and analyzing the indirect adaptive approach to regime change being applied there can be instructive for identifying and understanding similar processes whenever they unfold elsewhere. The Hybrid War on Venezuela is reaching its climax following the preplanned and coordinated provocation of the US and its…

Russia, Israel and the Values of "Western Civilization" – Where Is the Truth?
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Russia, Israel and the Values of "Western Civilization" – Where Is the Truth?

First, what’s the deal with this obsession about bombing entire nations back into the “stone age”? Very interesting article in RT today: “IDF chief turned PM candidate touts body count & bombing Gaza into ‘stone age’ in campaign ad” (please read the full thing – it is short and very enlightening). When I saw that,…

Protests in France and Venezuela – Spot the Difference
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Protests in France and Venezuela – Spot the Difference

The ‘Yellow Vest’ anti-government protests in France have received limited coverage in Western media and what coverage there has been has been quite hostile to the protestors. In Venezuela though it’s a very different story. Here the street demonstrations are a major news event, despite the country being thousands of miles away. Furthermore, the coverage is very…