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El Viejo y Jesus- This friday!

El Viejo y Jesus- This friday!
Cine Club Friday, September 17th: El Viejo y Jesús The old man and Jesús A documentary film by the film collective Calle y Media chronicling the lives of two men living on the streets of Caracas in the middle of a right-wing push to reverse the gains of the revolutionary process in Venezuela.  The lyrical wisdom of the Old Man and the explosive word of Jesús, demonstrate the liberatory commitment of the people of Venezuela, beyond the influence of leaders or any enlightened vanguard. This film is the documented prophecy of a rebellion that minute by minute silently plots from under…

Buying Venezuela’s Press With U.S. Tax Dollars

Buying Venezuela’s Press With U.S. Tax Dollars
Until now, the State Department has hidden its role in funding the Venezuelan news media, one of the opposition’s most powerful weapons against President Hugo Chávez and his Bolivarian movement.