Venezuela Opposition Protesters Invade Commune, Murder Teen

By teleSUR Protesters toppled the main gate of the Ali Primera Socialist City, firing guns at residents and mortally wounding 13-year-old Bryan Principal. Right-wing Venezuelan opposition protesters shot and killed 13-year-old Bryan Principal in the country’s Ali Primera Socialist City on Tuesday, Radio Nacional de Venezuela reports, escalating ongoing anti-government violence. RELATED: Afro-Venezuelan Slams ‘Racist, Sexist’…

Join “Inside the Bolivarian Revolution” Delegation with VA

Join Venezuelanalysis for our August 2017 delegation “Inside the Bolivarian Revolution” to learn firsthand about the achievements and challenges facing grassroots movements, the Venezuelan government and society at large. We will visit Afro-Venezuelan communities, meet with feminists and LGBTI organisers, share with students, farmers and people building communes to understand the complexities of Venezuela’s current…

(PHOTOS) Toronto Forum on Socialists Communes in Venezuela a success!!

Katrina Kozarek, active member of the Ataroa Socialist Commune, in Barquisimeto (Lara state), Venezuela, spoke in Toronto about the current situation in Venezuela and the process of building socialism through the creation of communes. Kozarek is also a long term organizer with the National Association of Community Free and Alternative Media (ANMCLA). Her talk, which…

(PHOTO REPORT) Voting is easier and faster than peeling an orange

The Cayapa Comunicacional media team went out on motorcycle to tour electoral districts in the Libertador municipality this Election Day. The tour began at nine o’clock in the flagship electoral district of the ’23rd of January’, where voters waited in line in the ‘José Gregorio Hernández’, ‘Félix’ and ‘Jesús Obrero Tejera’ Educational Centers. Similarly, in ‘Fe y…

Fact Check on Venezuela’s Economy

By Stephen Lendman / Global Research, December 05, 2013 Doomsayers claim it’s troubled. So do Bolivarian haters. Chavez endured flack for 14 years. It’s Nicolas Maduro’s turn. He prioritizes political, economic and social justice. Washington and internal dark forces despise him for doing so. They want him replaced. Perhaps they want him dead. He’s using Enabling Law authority…

(VIDEO) #8D Venezuela: Closing of the Iribarren campaign

The past December 4th, the organized people of Iribarren’s municipality, Lara state were out in the streets to show their determination to vote for the candidate of the revolution, Luis Bohorquez Soto in the area of the Socialist Commune Ataroa, in the southwest of Barquisimeto. The call was for everybody to get out and vote on…

(VIDEO+PHOTOS) Tour highlights building of people’s power in Venezuela

By the Hugo Chavez People’s Defense Front As Venezuela faces yet another attempt by the Right-wing opposition to create political, economic and social turmoil in the wake of the upcoming municipal electoral process, the Hugo Chávez People’s Defense Front of Canada, organized a 5 City speaking tour with Katrina Kozarek from the Comuna Socialista Ataroa in Lara,…

(VIDEO) What Socialists Communes look like in Venezuela

Speaking Tour: What People’s Power looks like – a view from Venezuela with Katrina Kozarek From the Ataroa Socialist Commune and a long term activist in the Nacional Association of Community, Free and Alternative Media (ANMCLA). Since 2006, in an effort to deepen and fortify the Bolivarian Revolution, Venezuela has begun to create a new geometry…