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ALBA's Vitality Versus the Neoliberal Living Dead- Celebrating the 12th Anniversary of ALBA Creation

Originally launched by Cuba and Venezuela on Dec 14. 2004 as an anti-imperialist response to U.S. plans for a Free Trade Area of the Americas, the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America, ALBA, is a “political, economic, and social alliance in defense of independence, self-determination and the identity of peoples comprising it.” 241 palabras más

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PETROCARIBE AGREEMENT UNDER THREAT?

Jamaica and seventeen other countries currently benefit from the PetroCaribe Agreement. PetroCaribe, created in 2005, is the brainchild of Comandante-President Hugo Chavez Frías, the socialist president of Venezuela who passed away in 2013. 740 palabras más

Nicolas Maduro

The Next US Coup in Latin America: Obama Takes Aim at Venezuela’s Maduro

Sputnik – 06.05.2016

Unsatisfied with only ousting Brazil’s President by leaking NSA surveillance to the country’s judiciary, Washington now seeks to break the back of Venezuela by fracturing the powerful Petrocaribe energy alliance.

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United States

Venezuelan Collapse Poses a Threat to 17 Nations

The market is pricing that Venezuela will default in the coming months. With almost $2 billion in debt due in October, $3 billion in November and almost $4 billion in April 2017; default is only a matter of time. 862 palabras más

VENEZUELA

PETER PHILLIPS' OWN GOAL

Thanks to Peter Phillips for taking the time (February 9; Gordon Robinson fails the fact-check test) to respond to my comments on the PetroCaribe deal (February 7; … 1.401 palabras más

Columns: Playing Solitaire With The Hermit Of The People

Petrocaribe: Triad of Issues Puts Future of Existing Arrangement in Doubt

A good overview of the prospects for Petrocaribe going forward.  My sense is that some countries in the region have made contingencies for this…but many have not… 12 palabras más

Jamaica