teleSUR (2018-10-21). Venezuela Condemns US Speculation on Chinese Investment in Latin America, Caribbean. telesurtv.net During a visit to Panama, United States Secretary of State told the region to be wary of Chinese investments.

Shared by Aaron Maté (2018-10-20). Inside Nikki Haley's Shocking Speech to Secretive Far-Right Group. therealnews.com Just days before she resigned as UN Ambassador, Nikki Haley delivered a private speech to the Council for National Policy, a secretive group of influential right-wing figures. Journalist Max Blumenthal obtained exclusive access and reveals shocking details — including Haley's admission that she threatened the Chinese ambassador with a US invasion of North Korea.

Shared by Hezvo Mpunga (2018-10-20). Inside Nikki Haley's Shocking Speech to Secretive Far-Right Group. therealnews.com Just days before she resigned as UN Ambassador, Nikki Haley delivered a private speech to the Council for National Policy, a secretive group of influential right-wing figures. Journalist Max Blumenthal obtained exclusive access and reveals shocking details — including Haley's admission that she threatened the Chinese ambassador with a US invasion of North Korea.

Gary Rivlin (2018-10-20). How Wall Street Drove Public Pensions Into Crisis and Pocketed Billions in Fees. theintercept.com A Wall Street Coup: | Thousands of Kentucky public school teachers swarmed the state Capitol earlier this year, angry not about low salaries, but about their shrinking pensions. Among their concerns: the high portion of their money that has ended up in the hands of Wall Street in opaque, high-cost products that seem to benefit no one aside from the people who sold them. Rising pension costs helped to send teachers in Colorado Rachel M. Cohen (2018-10-20). Anti-Muslim Bigots Are Weaponizing Abuse Allegations Against Keith Ellison. theintercept.com This week, over the vehement objections of Rep. Keith Ellison, D-Minn., and his ex-wife Kim Ellison, a Minnesota family court official unsealed the divorce files for the couple's 25-year marriage. While divorce records are typically public, courts seal them if both parties agree, and no one else objects. | A lawsuit to unseal the records was filed in September by a far-right news site, Alpha News, and soon joined

Jason Ditz (2018-10-19). Trump Threatens to Send Military to Shut Down Border With Mexico. theantimedia.com (ANTIWAR.COM) — After a couple of days of non-specific threats regarding a planned migrant caravan heading from Honduras and El Salvador to the US, President Trump is now threatening to send the military to the US-Mexico border, and to close the border entirely. Trump declared the caravan an "assault on our country," claiming it is "far more important [...]...

amnesty (2018-10-18). Stand with Geraldine Chacón. amnesty.org Geraldine started her peaceful campaigning when she was just 14 as a youth leader in Caracas.: | Since then her activism has only grown - she started an Amnesty youth network and supported individuals who were at risk of imprisonment and persecution, and later joined the NGO Community Ambassadors Foundation running outreach programs with impoverished young people in Venezuela. | Now, Geraldine finds herself in need of the same help she has given many others. This year the Venezuelan authorities arrested her, and she spent four months in prison with limited access to sunlight, food and water. | Geraldine w...

Paul Dobson (2018-10-18). International Economic Forecasts Point Towards Easing Venezuelan Recession in 2019. venezuelanalysis.com The IMF and the CEPAL predict a diminution of Venezuela's crisis next year, with Torino Capital even forecasting modest economic growth.

TeleSur English (2018-10-17). Spain Pushes Dialogue Instead of Sanctions Against Venezuela. venezuelanalysis.com The policy represents a radical change from the sanctions wanted by previous Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy, imposed by Brussels last January, and reinforced last June.

Paul Dobson (2018-10-17). Venezuelan Communists: 'Government Not Responding to Workers' & Campesinos' Demands'. venezuelanalysis.com They called for an urgent 'gloves off' meeting with Maduro to discuss problems such as new wage scales and rural landlord violence.

TEV (2018-10-17). Venezuela Ditches Dollar as US Sanctions Hit Private Sector. venezuelanalysis.com International financial transactions using foreign currency were reportedly blocked, agroindustrial and pharmaceutical sectors said.

amnesty (2018-10-17). Amicus Curiae Acción de tutela con reserva de identidad de accionante, contra COMPENSAR E.P.S. amnesty.org Amicus Curiae de Amnistía Internacional ante la Corte Constitucional de Colombia sobre la Acción de tutela con reserva de identidad de accionante, contra COMPENSAR E.P.S., expresando nuestros argumentos en favor de los derechos sexuales y reproductivos de las mujeres y las niĖas, entre otras formas, eliminando los obstáculos que enfrentan en el acceso pleno a los servicios de salud, la información y la educación.

amnesty (2018-10-16). Colombia: Constitutional Court must protect the rights of women and girls as it examines legal and safe abortion. amnesty.org Colombia: Constitutional Court must protect the rights of women and girls as it examines legal and safe abortion | This Thursday, Colombia's Constitutional Court will examine the possibility of limiting the number of weeks that pregnant women and girls have to access legal and safe abortion. Such a limitation would be a setback for the rights of women and girls, said Amnesty International. | It would be very worrying if the Court's decision does not uphold the principle of non-regression in human rights and establishes disproportionate and unjustified limitations on the rights acquired in 2006 through decision C-...

Ricardo Vaz (2018-10-15). Venezuela: Maduro Meets with Workers' Congress, Approves Micro-Missions. venezuelanalysis.com The micro-missions will be led by worker brigades to address immediate problems, particularly in the country's ailing oil industry.

Ricardo Vaz (2018-10-15). Venezuela Releases Ultra-Right Activist Lorent Saleh. venezuelanalysis.com Saleh's release coincided with a visit from influential US Senator Bob Corker.

Dean Baker (2018-10-12). It's OK to Criticize the Fed—Even for Presidents. fair.org For the Washington Post's Catherine Rampell ( 10/11/18), the Federal Reserve's "political independence is supposed to be sacrosanct"—but not independent of bankers, of course, who by law control 42 percent of the votes on monetary policy. | There is a popular line in elite DC circles that political figures are not supposed to talk about the Federal Reser...

Paul Dobson (2018-10-10). Venezuelan Attorney General: Right Wing Lawmaker Linked to Drone Terror Attack Committed Suicide. venezuelanalysis.com Despite opposition accusations of foul play, Fernando Alban's autopsy reportedly shows that he died after jumping from a tenth floor window whilst in police custody.

TeleSur English (2018-10-10). Maduro: Venezuela to Make Movie, TV Series on Hugo Chavez's Life. venezuelanalysis.com Maduro said they will use the 'best' actors and directors to create a 'beautiful' film and series on the life of the country's late president.

Paul Dobson (2018-10-08). Venezuela Creates New Migratory Police Force as UN Visits Border. venezuelanalysis.com Caracas also introduced 5,000,000 percent price hikes for passport fees, which will be payable in Petros as of November.

TeleSur English (2018-10-08). Venezuela, UNICEF Sign Agreement on Youth Programs. venezuelanalysis.com The agreement was signed during a visit to the country by María Cristina Perceval, UNICEF's representative for Latin America.

Paul Dobson (2018-10-04). Venezuelan Public Sector Workers Continue Protests for New Pay Scales as Reforms Take Effect. venezuelanalysis.com Authorities have promised that new scales are to be unveiled this month.

TeleSur English (2018-10-04). Venezuela to Donate US$10m to Indonesia Earthquake Victims. venezuelanalysis.com President Maduro confirms they will use funds from the "solidarity fund" to aid victims of the earthquake and tsunami that struck the island of Celebes in late September.

YVKE Mundial (2018-10-03). US Social Movements Express Support to Venezuela from New York. venezuelanalysis.com Solidarity groups gathered in New York to express solidarity towards the Bolivarian Revolution.

Paul Dobson (2018-10-03). Puerto Rico Governor Calls for 'Elimination' of Venezuelan Government, Offers to Host 'Transition' Logistics. venezuelanalysis.com Hypothetical post-Maduro planning has been discussed "at many levels," Governor Rossello claimed. His comments follow Trump's endorsement of a military coup d'état in Venezuela.

TeleSUR English (2018-10-02). Venezuela Formalizes its Oil-Backed Crypto Currency, Petro. venezuelanalysis.com The Petro coin will "neutralize" the threat of black markets and money mafias across the country, officials say.

Kimberley Brown (2018-10-01). Colombia's New Killing Spree. progressive.org The war is over, but its legacy remains—and human rights advocates are being targeted.

Ricardo Vaz (2018-10-01). Venezuelan Police Arrest Confessed Femicide Perpetrator as New Case Emerges. venezuelanalysis.com Mayell Hernandez's former partner was arrested and confessed to her murder after a pressure campaign by feminist groups and relatives of the victim forced authorities into action.

Douglas Haynes (2018-10-01). What Fearlessness Looks Like. progressive.org "Nicaragua isn't like Cuba. It's not like Venezuela. People here aren't scared. If he does something the people don't like, they'll take him out."

TeleSur English (2018-09-27). Venezuela's Maduro Rejects US Interventionism in UN Speech. venezuelanalysis.com Maduro blasted the recent round of sanctions, and yet again reiterated his willingness to talks with Trump.

Paul Dobson (2018-09-27). Maduro in NY: Harlem Stands with Venezuela as US Allies Appeal to ICC. venezuelanalysis.com Venezuela also received the backing of a number of governments who denounced the latest round of sanctions from the Trump administration.

Ricardo Vaz (2018-09-26). Trump Sets Sights on Venezuela with New Sanctions and Coup Threats. venezuelanalysis.com Speaking on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly, President Trump said the Maduro government could be "toppled very quickly."

TeleSur English (2018-09-26). Maduro Grants Citizenship to 8,381 Migrants in Venezuela. venezuelanalysis.com Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro announced on Tuesday the government is naturalizing over eight thousand immigrants as citizens.

TeleSUR English (2018-09-25). Venezuela Calls on Colombia to Take Action on Drug Trafficking. venezuelanalysis.com The Venezuelan Foreign Ministry called on its neighbor to "assume international responsibilities for the damage caused by the drug trafficking industry."

TeleSur English (2018-09-24). Trump Administration Pledges Fresh 'Action' Against Venezuela. venezuelanalysis.com Pompeo wasn't specific on which actions would be used "to increase the pressure level against the Venezuelan leadership."

TeleSur English (2018-09-24). China's Arch of Peace Vessel Docks in Venezuela for Health Mission. venezuelanalysis.com A Chinese hospital ship has arrived in Venezuela as part of the recently signed agreements between the nations.

Ricardo Vaz (2018-09-20). Venezuelan Feminist Groups Protest Impunity in Femicide Case. venezuelanalysis.com Inaction by authorities in the case of murdered young woman Mayell Hernandez has provoked a wave of protests led by Venezuelan feminist groups.

Ricardo Vaz (2018-09-20). Venezuelan Public Sector Workers Protest in Defense of Labor Rights. venezuelanalysis.com Workers from several public sector companies have complained about low wages and deteriorating working conditions.

Paul Dobson (2018-09-19). Chavista Volunteers Repair Venezuelan Oil Complex to Boost Production. venezuelanalysis.com The 'Workers' Productive Army' repaired vehicles, soldering irons, air compressors, and water pumps in the world's second largest refining complex.

TeleSur English (2018-09-19). Maduro: Conspiracy Against Venezuela Continues with US Support. venezuelanalysis.com President Maduro also spoke of the financial and economic agreements he discussed with his Chinese counterpart Xi.

Paul Dobson (2018-09-17). Venezuela's Maduro Secures $5bn Chinese Loan & Joins Beijing's New Silk Road Initiative. venezuelanalysis.com Maduro's trip concluded with 28 bilateral agreements, including plans to import vital medical supplies and begin work on Venezuela's fourth satellite.

TEV (2018-09-17). Zapatero, Mujica Slam US-backed Sanctions on Venezuela. venezuelanalysis.com Zapatero explained the increase in citizen migration is due to the United States economic sanctions.

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