The U.S. Harasses Venezuela Amidst the Covid-19 Pandemic

Regardless of the human costs that the economic blockade causes to the Venezuelan people, the U.S. Attorney General William Barr Thursday announced that his country will designate Venezuela as a state sponsoring terrorism. The U.S. State Department also announced indictments against President Nicolas Maduro and other Bolivarian officials, whom the President Donald Trump administration accuses …

Bolivia’s free territory of Chapare has ousted the coup regime and is bracing for a bloody re-invasion

Spending time with the union members of Chapare, who run society in a collective fashion, offers special insights into the resistance to the coup. They succeeded in expelling the police, but now fear a bloodbath in retaliation. By Ollie Vargas Cochabamba, Bolivia — Known as Bolivia’s Chapare region, the Tropico of Cochabamba is a sanctuary …

Colombia: Defense Minister resigns amid accusations disguising killings of minors as FARC soldiers

Photo credit: REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez By BO Staff Writer On Wednesday Guillermo Botero, Colombia’s defense minister, resigned amid accusations by Sen. Roy Barreras of his failure to disclose the killing of seven minors by the Colombian Army on 2 September in the Caqueta region. More specifically, Botero was alleged to have falsely presented the minors as …

Black Opinion articles: 9 to 28 September 2019

Credit Image of Robert Mangaliso Sobukwe: Azania Mag Dear friend The Black Opinion website has been updated up to 28 September 2019 at: blackopinion.co.za As always, we appreciate your comments, criticism and suggestions. Follow us on: Twitter: @BlackOpinion2 Facebook: Black Opinion The following is a list of articles that were published over the period 9 …