Gregory Shupak examines the silences that organize the mainstream media’s coverage of the crisis in the Caribbean nation.
By Gregory Shupak – FAIR
February 19, 2019 – fair.org
The US media chorus supporting a US overthrow of the Venezuelan government has for years pointed to the country’s economic crisis as a justification for regime change, while whitewashing the ways in which the US has strangled the Venezuelan economy (FAIR.org, 3/22/18).
A UN rapporteur declares that “sanctions kill” (Independent, 1/26/19)–but few in Western media are listening to his message.
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