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Another Color Revolution? The Deceptive Use of the Phrase “Peaceful Protests” in VenezuelaBy Steve Ellner Global Research, March 29, 2014 Url of this article: http://www.globalresearch.ca/another-color-revolution-the-deceptive-use-of-the-phrase-peaceful-protests-in-venezuela/5375800 The Venezuelan opposition and much of the media use the term “peaceful protests” to distinguish gatherings of protesting students and other young people from the more violent actions including vandalism [...]

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atin American Presidents to Discuss Venezuela Unrest, Ecuador Says

Latin American Presidents to Discuss Venezuela Unrest, Ecuador Says Reuters. March 7, 2014 QUITO — Latin American presidents will meet next week to discuss the unrest in Venezuela that has left at least 20 dead and convulsed the South American OPEC nation, Ecuadorean President Rafael Correa said late on Thursday. The presidents, alongside foreign ministers, [...]

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Behind the Lies About Venezuela’s Protests

Behind the Lies About Venezuela’s Protests by GARRY LEECH US Secretary of State John Kerry recently called on the Venezuelan government to end the “terror campaign against its own citizens.” Kerry’s words are just the latest in US and mainstream media efforts to portray the month-long protests in Venezuela as peaceful popular demonstrations against an [...]

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APG Open Letter: Canada Must Call for Dialogue Amid Unrest in Venezuela

The Honourable John Baird Minister of Foreign Affairs Department of Foreign Affairs, Trade and Development House of Commons Ottawa, Ontario K1A 0A March 17, 2014 Dear Minister Baird, The Americas’ Policy Group (APG), composed of faith-based groups, development NGO’s, trade unions, and solidarity organizations, is a working group of the Canadian Council for International Co-operation [...]

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A popular Toronto priest has received threats since he held a service commemorating the anniversary of Hugo Chavez’s death.

Father Hernan Astudillo of Toronto’s Parish of San Lorenzo says he’s become a target of threats by someone opposed to the Venezuelan government. By: Nicholas Keung Immigration reporter, Published on Fri Mar 21 2014 The Star Policards: 0 Councillors mentioned in this article As Venezuela’s political crisis deepens, bitter divisions in the South American nation [...]

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