President Maduro Inaugurates Presidential Council for Indigenous Peoples

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Indigenous peoples express their support for the new entity and for the revolutionary process. The Presidential Council for Indigenous Peoples was established Monday in the Miraflores Palace in Caracas, and in the course of the ceremony representatives of the original peoples reaffirmed their support for the Boliviaran Revolution and President Nicolás Maduro. The President made it clear that the most important task of the Council…

Re-Elected Evo Morales Dedicates Victory to Hugo Chavez

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By Z.C. Dutka, Santa Elena de Uairen, October 14th, 2014 (Venezuelanalysis.com) On Sunday evening, as exit polls of Bolivia’s presidential election showed Evo Morales as the decisive victor with nearly 60% of votes, the South American leader dedicated his victory to the Cuban Revolution, Fidel Castro, and late Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez. “The dignity and…

Venezuela’s Maduro Congratulates Evo Morales’ Electoral Victory

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Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro says Evo Morales’ win was a victory for the ALBA bloc. Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro took to Twitter on Sunday night to welcome the electoral outcome in Bolivia. “(A) great victory for the people of ALBA,” Maduro tweeted, referring to the leftist regional bloc, Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our…

76% of Venezuelans Support Maximum Price on Products

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A recent poll reflects widespread support for a new law setting maximum prices on sales items and establishing a licensing authority to regulate licenses and permits.? A recent poll shows that 76 percent of all Venezuelans surveyed agree with setting a maximum price on sales items. The survey conducted by Hinterlaces from September 20 to 29,…

CONFERENCE: Latin America 2014 – Adelante!

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The Latin America Conference takes place annually in London. This year’s Conference takes place in London on Saturday November 29 at Congress House and tickets can be bought at www.latinamerica2014.org.uk With special guests: • Aleida Guevara, daughter of Che • Juana Garcia, Venezuelan Women’s Ministry • Alicia Castro, Argentinian Ambassador • Guisell Morales Echaverry, Nicarguan…

Guardian Publishes Statement from UK Civil Society in Solidarity After Murder of Robert Serra

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Please find below an edited version of a statement signed by 100s of supporters of democracy and social progress in Venezuela in Britain shocked by the murder of National Assembly Member Roberto Serra in Venezuela, as published in The Guardian in the UK, read by some 189,000 people in Britain and read online worldwide nearly…

Venezuelan Government Reports Evidence that Serra’s Assassination Tied to Right-Wing Terrorist Plot

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By Cory Fischer-Hoffma, Venezuelanalysis.com The murder of Robert Serra, a young legislator of the PSUV (United Socialist Party of Venezuela), who was killed in his home along with his companion Maria Herrera late Wednesday night, is tied to a right-wing terrorist plot, government officials stated yesterday.  Thousands filled the streets of Caracas yesterday and late…

International Media Barely Raises Eyebrow over Assassination of Pro-Government Legislator in Venezuela

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By Ewan Robertson – Venezuelanalysis.com, October 6th 2014 The gruesome assassination of pro-government lawmaker Robert Serra (27) and his partner Maria Herrera last Wednesday has shaken the administration of President Nicolas Maduro and the wider country. Serra was the youngest member of the National Assembly and a rising star in the United Socialist Party of…

Venezuelan Socialist Party Legislator Robert Serra Assassinated

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By Ewan Robertson for Venezuelanalysis.com Robert Serra (27), a legislator of the governing United Socialist Party of Venezuela (PSUV), and the National Assembly’s (AN) youngest parliamentarian, was found dead in his Caracas home yesterday. Authorities confirmed last night that Serra and his partner Maria Herrera had been murdered in their residence. According to daily newspaper…

Morales & Maduro Demand Climate Action

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Monday, September 29, 2014, By Stuart Munckton for Green Left Weekly “The excessive focus on profits neither respects Mother Earth, nor takes human needs into account,” Bolivian President Evo Morales said in his speech to Untied nationals climate summit on September 23. “The continuation of this unequal system only leads to greater inequalities.” Prensa Latina…