Latin American Council of Social Sciences
teleSUR EnglishLatin American Council of Social Sciences Supports VenezuelateleSUR EnglishCLACSO strongly rejected Trump's threats and instead argued for a political solution to the crisis in Venezuela. “CLACSO expresses its strongest rejection of these declarations. We believe that whatever your position may be on the political crisis in ...
Posted on 20 August 2017 | 8:48 pm
Why Does Venezuela Have a National
teleSUR EnglishWhy Does Venezuela Have a National Constituent Assembly?teleSUR EnglishThe political crisis in Venezuela has been spurred on since the Venezuelan opposition won the majority in the National Assembly. What should have been an expression of the health of the Venezuelan democracy, led to new dangerous political ...David Jessop | Trump's remarks give Venezuela breathing spaceJamaica GleanerWith his home country in crisis, LA Phil's Dudamel finds himself the target of Venezuelan presidentLos Angeles TimesTackling inflation top priority, says Venezuela's MaduroXinhuaPrensa Latinaall 36 news articles »
Posted on 20 August 2017 | 6:49 pm
The US Military Will Not Solve the Venezuela
The National Interest OnlineThe US Military Will Not Solve the Venezuela CrisisThe National Interest OnlineIn a recent press conference, President Donald Trump claimed that the United States had a variety of plans for dealing with Venezuela and would not rule out a “military option.” Never ones to miss out on an opportunity, the media's response was ...
Posted on 20 August 2017 | 5:15 pm
Hefflick leads Canada past Venezuela at
TSNHefflick leads Canada past Venezuela at Little League World SeriesTSNWILLIAMSPORT, Pa. — Pitcher Reid Hefflick struck out seven batters, hit a homer, and drove in three runs to help lift Canada to a 7-3 win over Venezuela on Sunday at the Little League World Series. Hefflick allowed three runs — two of them earned ...Reid Hefflick fans 7, homers for Canada in win over Venezuela at Little League World SeriesCBC.caWhite Rock Little Leaguers pull off big win over VenezuelaVancouver SunLittle League World Series 2017 Live Blog: Canada and VenezuelaSporting News (blog)all 7 news articles »
Posted on 20 August 2017 | 11:58 am
La Soledad review – quietly insightful
The GuardianLa Soledad review – quietly insightful profile of present-day VenezuelaThe GuardianThis Venezuelan debut is the kind of production you often hear disparagingly described as a “small film”, but a restricted canvas can make for maximum intimacy. It is a quietly compelling item that appears to be part documentary, part realist fiction ...
Posted on 20 August 2017 | 12:00 am
Brazil’s Recession Marks The Beginning Of
Brazil’s official dip into recession, confirmed Friday with new figures showing the economy contracted by 1.9 percent in the second quarter, caps off a particularly tough week in a gloomy year for the country. But the dismal numbers mark just the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:46 am
Why $40 oil is killing Iraq, Venezuela and
It’s not the economy, stupid. At least it isn’t where hearts are warmed by the fiercer flame of nationalism, rather than rising living standards. Oil prices as low as $40 a barrel are separating the oil haves from the oil have-nots. The oil producers ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:53 am
Venezuela Picks a New Scapegoat: Colombia
The incident was triggered by an attack last week, when unidentified gunmen left three Venezuelan border guards and one civilian injured. Maduro was quick to blame Colombia's paramilitary forces, purportedly linked to ultra-conservative former Colombian ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:05 am
Colombia and Venezuela recall ambassadors
Colombia and Venezuela have recalled their ambassadors following days of growing tension between the neighbouring nations. More than 1,000 Colombians have been deported and about 6,000 have left in fear since Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro closed the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 3:00 am
Venezuela recalls ambassador to Colombia to
Caracas, Aug 28 (EFE).- President Nicolas Maduro Thursday recalled Venezuela's ambassador to Colombia, Ivan Rincon, for "aggressions" by paramilitary groups and the "economic war," foreign minister Delcy Rodriguez announced Thursday. "We will completely ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 1:56 am