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  1. Venezuela: democratic solutions to the crisis

    06 Junio 2019 - Evento

    Venezuela is passing through a period of acute political, economic and social chaos. Once one of the driving powers behind the new Latin American left, the economy has collapsed and there is a shortage of food and medicine.

    What structural or historical factors have caused the current situation? Is there a peaceful and democratic way out of the crisis?

  2. Project Protest x Venezuela: What’s the real story?

    27 Marzo 2019 - Evento

    The Venezuelan economy has halved since 2013. Amidst a deep economic crisis, there have been clashes between government and opposition forces and the recent power-struggle has escalated internationally, with multiple Western states introducing extensive economic sanctions. As the propaganda war reaches its peak, we have invited experts to answer some of the most pressing questions.

  3. Food politics in a time of crisis: corporate power vs. popular power in the shifting relations of state, society and capital in Venezuela’s food system

    • Ana Felicien, Christina M. Schiavoni, Liccia Romero
    17 Marzo 2018
    Paper

    Shedding light on Venezuela’s current situation, inquiring into food shortages, lines, and ‘riots'.

  4. Rentier states and neo-extractivism: Venezuela’s Orinoco mining arc program

    • Luis Llambí
    17 Marzo 2018
    Paper

    How are populations of diverse social and ethnic origins involved in recent processes of biophysical resource grabbing in Venezuela?

  5. Venezuela - Perspectives from the South

    • Santiago Arconada Rodríguez, Karina Arévalo, Javier Biardeau, Atilio A. Borón, Ana Esther Ceceña, Reinaldo Iturriza, Claudio Katz, Edgardo Lander, Miguel Mazzeo, Claudia Korol, Juan Carlos Monedero, Nildo Ouriques, Isabel Rauber, Maristella Svampa, Marco Teruggi, Zuleima Vergel, Raúl Zibechi
    10 Agosto 2017
    Report

    Venezuela is passing through a period of acute political, economic and social turmoil, which has intensified the debate within the regional and global left about the nature, the legacy and the prospects of the Bolivarian process.

     

  6. Commentary on La Diaria's interview with Edgardo Lander

    Enrique Toledo
    18 Julio 2017
    Article

    Puerto Rican intellectual Enrique Toledo responds to Edgardo Lander's comments on the (Latin American) left's unconditional support of Chavismo and its lack of critical analysis (Original interview in English here). This response was originally published in Spanish by La Diaria.  The article was translated into English by TNI with the author's consent. Please find the original Spanish article on La Diaria here.

  7. Venezuela - Lecturas urgentes desde el Sur

    • Santiago Arconada Rodríguez, Karina Arévalo, Javier Biardeau, Atilio A. Borón, Ana Esther Ceceña, Reinaldo Iturriza, Claudio Katz, Claudia Korol, Edgardo Lander, Miguel Mazzeo, Juan Carlos Monedero, Nildo Ouriques, Isabel Rauber, Maristella Svampa, Marco Teruggi, Zuleima Vergel, Raúl Zibechi
    12 Julio 2017
    Report

    Venezuela está atravesando una etapa de gran tensión, que está intensificando el debate en torno a la situación que se vive en el país. ¿Qué factores de carácter estructural o histórico han condicionado el origen y la evolución de la situación actual? ¿Y qué propuestas concretas se están planteando para la superación de la crisis desde perspectivas emancipatorias?

  8. Protester facing the Venezuelan National Guard during a protest in May 2017

    Venezuela: un barril de pólvora

    Edgardo Lander, Santiago Arconada Rodríguez
    10 Julio 2017
    Article
    Mientras se acelera la profunda crisis económica, política y ética que vive la sociedad venezolana, la reciente convocatoria de una Asamblea Constituyente podría desembocar en un enfrentamiento civil.
  9. La “solidaridad incondicional” de la izquierda latinoamericana con el chavismo

    04 Abril 2017
    Article
    El apoyo incondicional de las izquierdas latinoamericanas al chavismo reforzó las tendencias negativas del proceso venezolano.
  10. The "unconditional solidarity" of the left with Chavismo

    Edgardo Lander
    31 Marzo 2017
    Article

    The Latin American left’s unconditional support of Chavismo has reinforced the negative tendencies of the Venezuelan experience. Many leftists around the world have not learned from past mistakes and end up endorsing “mafia governments” such as that of Nicaragua, and that “when the Venezuelan model collapses”, the international left may simply “look elsewhere”.

  11. La implosión de la Venezuela rentista

    • Edgardo Lander
    07 Septiembre 2016
    Paper

    La crisis que hoy sufre Venezuela tiene sus raíces en la continuidad y profundización del modelo petrolero rentista. Lejos de asumir que una alternativa al capitalismo debe necesariamente ser una alternativa al modelo depredador del desarrollo como crecimiento sin fin, los gobiernos liderados por Hugo Chávez y Nicolás Maduro han intensificado el modelo rentista a niveles históricamente desconocidos en el país.

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    The implosion of Venezuela's rentier state

    • Edgardo Lander
    07 Septiembre 2016
    Paper

    The current crisis of the Bolivarian project is due to its failure to question the rentier petro-state model. Far from accepting that an alternative to capitalism necessarily had to be a departure from the destructive development model of unlimited growth, the government of President Chávez intensified it to extremes unknown in the country’s previous history.

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    Venezuela’s fabric of solidarity has become an individualistic and competitive black market

    Edgardo Lander
    12 Octubre 2015
    Article

    Edgardo Lander argues that Venezuela’s once-hopeful revolution is coming to an end, because  it failed to overcome the Leninist logic of verticality as well as the model of the rentier state.

  14. Venezuela's crisis: Exploring some root causes

    Edgardo Lander
    02 Marzo 2015
    Article
    Venezuela's failure to develop an effective strategy to reduce its economy's dependence on gas and oil threatens the social successes and future viability of the Bolivarian project.
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    "Obviamente, los enemigos fundamentales del pueblo yukpa son los ganaderos de la zona", Edgardo Lander

    31 Enero 2015
    En los medios

    Pre-estreno de la película "Sabino Vive, las Últimas Fronteras" de Carlos Azpúrua a plaza llena.

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    TSJ flexibilizó su postura frente a traficantes de droga

    04 Enero 2015
    Other news

    En el dictamen se estableció "con carácter vinculante" para todos los jueces penales la instrucción de que evalúen "la posibilidad de conceder a los imputados y penados por el delito de tráfico de drogas de menor cuantía fórmulas alternativas a la prosecución del proceso y a la ejecución de la pena". La ley en Venezuela establece como tráfico de menor cuantía tener hasta 500 gramos de marihuana, 50 de cocaína, 10 de amapola o 100 unidades de droga sintética.

  17. Venezuela: ¿crisis terminal del modelo petrolero rentista?

    • Edgardo Lander
    02 Octubre 2014
    Paper

    El fracaso de Venezuela para desarrollar una estrategia efectiva que reduzca la dependencia de su economía del gas y el petróleo amenaza los logros sociales y la futura viabilidad del proyecto bolivariano.

  18. Venezuela: terminal crisis of the rentier petro-state?

    • Edgardo Lander, Translator; Sara Shields
    02 Octubre 2014
    Paper

    Venezuela's failure to develop an effective strategy to reduce its economy's dependence on gas and oil threatens the social successes and future viability of the Bolivarian project.

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    From Exile to Radicalization in Venezuela

    15 Abril 2014
    Multi-media

    Edgardo Lander tells Paul Jay that in '98, when he saw the whole of the establishment getting together to defeat Chávez, he voted for him even though he had a lot of reasons not to like him.

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    Open letter to Ministers Responsible for Public Security in the Americas

    25 Noviembre 2013
    Press release

    We, the undersigned human rights organizations, address you on this Fourth Meeting of Ministers Responsible for Public Security (MISPA) to follow up on the call upon governments to revise the orientation of drug policies that are being implemented in the Americas. This request for the governments took place during the 43rd Session of the OAS General Assembly which took place last June.

    Read the letter (PDF) and see the signatories

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