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Venezuela Opposition

Death Toll In Venezuela Unrest Rises To 40

Reuters | Posted 06.10.2014 | World

By Andrew Cawthorne and Eyanir Chinea CARACAS, April 10 (Reuters) - President Nicolas Maduro was due to host Venezuelan opposition lea...

How The Opposition Is Winning Over Chavistas In Venezuela's Slums

Reuters | Posted 05.19.2014 | World

By Brian Ellsworth CARACAS, March 19 (Reuters) - Opposition activists in the slums of eastern Caracas hope to unseat President Nicola...

At Least 2 Dead In Venezuelan Protests

Reuters | Posted 05.06.2014 | World

CARACAS, March 6 (Reuters) - A Venezuelan soldier and a motor cyclist were killed in a standoff with opposition demonstrators who had set up a barri...

Venezuelan Crisis: Resentment, Struggle and a Way Forward

Stephanie Rudat | Posted 04.29.2014 | World
Stephanie Rudat

It is evident that the problems of inflation, scarcity, crime and violence are issues that affect all Venezuelans equally, regardless of their political affiliation or ideologies. Why, then, is the population still divided?

18 Powerful Images from Massive #SOSVenezuela Demonstration in Los Angeles, California

Stephanie Rudat | Posted 04.26.2014 | Los Angeles
Stephanie Rudat

Clad in vibrant colors of the Venezuelan flag, supporters of ongoing protests in Venezuela rallied peacefully in Los Angeles, California on Saturday in front of the Federal Building.

Venezuela Opposition Leader Surrenders To Authorities

Reuters | Eyanir Chinea and Jorge Silva | Posted 04.20.2014 | World

CARACAS, Feb 18 (Reuters) - Tens of thousands of protesters flooded the streets of Venezuela's capital on Tuesday after troops arrested opposition lea...

Opposition In Venezuela Takes To The Street

Posted 02.13.2014 | Latino Voices

Venezuela's opposition took to the streets on Wednesday to protest corruption and crime, according to Reuters. The protests, pushed by a campaign from...

Obama: U.S. Monitoring Political Crackdown In Venezuela

Reuters | Posted 07.04.2013 | World

May 3 (Reuters) - The United States is watching "crackdowns on the opposition" in Venezuela, President Barack Obama said in a television interview a...

Meet The Underdog In Venezuela's Election

Agence France Presse | Ramon Sahmkow | Posted 06.13.2013 | World

With his baseball cap in Venezuela's colors, opposition leader Henrique Capriles is a young governor running for president for the second time in six ...

Maduro: Venezuela Opposition Are 'Heirs To Hitler'

Agence France Presse | | Posted 05.30.2013 | World

Interim Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro has attacked supporters of his rival in the April 14 presidential election as being the "heirs of Hitler."...

Hugo Chavez: More Vulnerable Than Ever

Diego Arria | Posted 01.16.2013 | World
Diego Arria

The true picture of Venezuela today is the polar opposite of Chavez's fantasies. His regime has never looked so vulnerable and the opposition has never looked so strong. As we ready ourselves for the next set of challenges the December 16 elections are the next opportunity to remind the world that Chavez is far from invincible.

Election Year in Venezuela

Stephanie Kennedy | Posted 06.26.2012 | World
Stephanie Kennedy

This year in Venezuela is a general election year and like in any country when general elections occur, it becomes a drawn out year of circus-like journalism.

Is This The Man To Beat Hugo Chavez?

Posted 02.03.2012 | World

Both charismatic and polarizingly opinionated, Hugo Chávez arguably has been the most outspoken and identifiable leader in Latin America during his 1...