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Venezuela Watch: Revolution and referendum

In depth coverage of Venzuela as the August 15 referendum approaches
From our very first issue, Seven Oaks has covered the unfolding proceso in that oil-rich South American country. And, today, more than ever, we feel it's important to keep a close eye on the Bolivarian Revolution, and to gain a perspective not on offer in the corporate media, which, both in Venezuela and internationally, is growing more shrill in its calls for Chavez's ouster.

So, to that end, we've assembled below some of our coverage from the archives, as well as indicated a number of links to the best sites available for up-to-date news and analysis from Caracas.

When the April, 2002 coup briefly toppled Chavez, it was largely still off the world's political radar. Right now, Venezuela needs our attention and our solidarity.

Full:  http://www.sevenoaksmag.com/indepth/venezuela.html

From the archives: August 15: Showdown in Venezuela (July 20, 2004)
Referendum and Revolution: An interview with Michael Lebowitz (July 5, 2004)
The bi-partisan offensive against Cuba and Venezuela (May 17, 2004)
Fear and voting in Latin America: A report from El Salvador and Venezuela with Henry Nava (March 29, 2004)
An American in Chavez?s Venezuela (February 21, 2004)

Links to Venezuela news and analysis:

 http://www.venezuelanalysis.com
 http://www.aporrea.org
 http://www.vheadline.com
 http://www.venpres.gov.ve
 http://www.rebelion.org
 http://www.redpepper.org.uk

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