tv Documentary RT November 18, 2019 1:30pm-2:01pm EST
the right was depressed because they knew they'd lost their is on death row. in this country of mass depression however there was one word that awakens the political fervor of the past. venezuela. that's. put us. up to supporting the kids we see these days live up able to see stephen is lit up on a plane would send them out of the movie scene and it was called the next film in israel again not good no not though.
when a european country went through a crisis why were its politicians worried about toilet paper in latin america. i flew to caracas to find out. during the 11 hour flight i read all sorts of articles warning me that caracas is one of the most dangerous cities in the world. if i wasn't murdered as soon as i got off the plane i'd be kidnapped or mugged or die of hunger or disease. will rot in prison. venezuela's capital is indeed amongst the most dangerous cities but so are dozens of cities in mexico brazil. colombia. however the people
there do have fun like we do they exercise much like us. children eat ice cream and some women carry refrigerators for some reason. surprisingly nobody tried to kill kidnap or imprison me when i arrived. during those 1st few hours i saw venezuela had fallen victim to the biggest propaganda plot of the 21st century. and not the only thing keeping out because i wanted to see life in the barrios the slums of caracas gatecrash which weddings i am i wanted to be to young
people assists and workers see what they do for fun what they eat how they vote what newspapers they read their favorite hobbies. until we got hit by a taxi and we were left in the middle of the street. the police who we haven't arrived within minutes. the ambulance that we did cool never appeared. so i went off to explore all venezuela's public health care system. and found a doctor right away and most of the public hospitals i visited were more than decent. and some clinics medical care was offered for free by cuban doctors who were considered some of the best. latin america. however most hospitals
lack one essential element. patients. as to what a medicine is there's no point in going. spare parts for the x. ray machines were missing to. find those i had to go to a private hospital. ringback and i stumbled on the 1st proof that socialism had failed in venezuela. the moment. i make them almost seem. as one of venezuela's most eminent economists she's never hidden her support for the bolivarian revolution of.
the same. person. many people are mad that. i had said that. there is no humanitarian crisis in venezuela looming humanitarian crisis me as if it is the reason he managed crisis came out here and crisis humanitarian crisis humanity carried on crises the country's economic crisis has turned into a humanitarian one. everyone said venezuela was going through a humanitarian crisis. and to prove it they went to geneva to meet former u.n. independent expert. help. he just returned from caracas.
people also seems to have a problem with the humanitarian crisis. that is a term of art is that most technique was. you used the term humanitarian crisis. a pretext to advance humanitarian intervention this was the argument made in libya when you wanted to have humanitarian intervention in libya. and at the same time regime change and overthrow the american military. with food for everybody is that it correct but the humanitarian aid would have to be secured by guys with guns. there are certain items that
are missing why because production. trade distribution is entirely in private hands it is not government directed so if you have a considerable portion of the. wealth. in this position. that does not want to cooperate with the government you are going to have a scar city and you're going to have delays and distribution that cetera et cetera so on.
up the side of it. according to the central bank of venezuela products were missing before the constitutional referendum and regional elections of 2007. before the presidential election of 2012 and off to chavez's death that again led to elections. american sanctions will soon be added to this artificial scarcity making the situation even worse. brought director of the c.p.r. in washington followed. all economic development he believes that america's sanctions are killing people in venezuela. when obama 1st imposed these sanctions on individuals because they violate this
woman in international conventions he had to declare that venezuela poses an extraordinary and unusual threat to the security of the united states which is of course ridiculous and so this is a very aggressive thing to trumpet taking a big step further and really did make it nearly impossible for the venezuelan economy recover temperamental that it will kill for him at seattle no he needs them from being a woman to have some if you see a. b. and he says yeah look i'm with me coming behind me but i limp at the. lived all the fans that see on the sirius had their way they claim that. it's under less from the 2nd wife and i said in that message that in superman to call his album. they're not interested in knowing why there is
a problem so just to be sure why there are certain medicines are not available they don't tell you for instance that although venezuela has the money to buy medicines and tries to buy these medicines often enough the countries either refuse to deal with venezuela or do not deliver. we had in the month of november the crisis. in the province. and. they couldn't get the malaria medicine from colombia they had to fly it in from india. so matter of fact. venezuela has been flying in from god knows how many countries to india and china etc there is a problem of course that deal insulin but that is because of the boycott i mean put
led. by. what is true what is faith. in a world corrupted you need to descend. to join us in the depths. or a maybe in the shallows. description summed up a tasing even for the owners so how to choose. food industry is telling us what to feed our pets is really more based on what they want sallust than was necessarily good for the pet turns out that food may not be as healthy as people believe we have animals that have you know diabetes in arthritis they have auto immune disorders they catch allergies we are actually creating these problems and it's
a huge of a demagogue problems all of them i believe can be linked to very simple problem of diet and some dog owners so heartbreaking stories about their pets less treats the larger corporations are not very interested in proving or disproving the value of their food because they're already making a $1000000000.00 on it and there's no reason to do that research. private owners holding products in times of political unrest american sanctions the queues for foods and medicines. this i've seen before.
in november 970 socialist salvador allende became chile's president to. a historic day for us in america. for the white house it was a mistake by the american ambassador in santiago edward gorey. he was. ready to fail. well you know. but i only was elected i said that it was a grave and very serious defeat for the united states we knew that although i would act in what appeared to be
a legal and constitutional manner it would be designed as a class warfare to eliminate the middle class opposition the bourgeois it would be a class war approach. top secret sensitive eyes only. nixon already in september called in henry kissinger to tell him that it would not be tolerated that in latin america an alternative economic and social system could take hold and therefore the policy would be to make the chilean economy scream. nixon gives orders that they make the chilean economy scream and cia director
richard helms writes it down. it will be hinted at. in order to become a lasting. but at the moment this in india has to go to him to know it's the end all be on her neck in seeing him bad well planned on upset about . this with the center so no mass and incomplete there's. simply. nothing in the eye to. the.
back of. some things by any goal. but i guess i've. got to. go. in venezuela's case the media attacks will be based on a well used recipe. everyone has to be convinced that. a dictator is even when they held elections. in the 2 decades of the revolution. at least 25 elections were held and accredited by independent experts
like the. over 92 elections that we men are monitored i would say that the election process in voters' where is the best in the world. where all the electoral process is legal and democratic. and 2015 party loses the parliamentary election and the right wing opposition wins in the national assembly. believe the country is paralyzed as m.p.'s hinder legislative work and rejects supremes court rulings. responds with a football dribble will lose. its. instead
of waiting for the hand of god as his friend would advise changes field in the middle of the game. of the holds a referendum on the formation of a constitutional assembly that would remove the powers of the national assembly controlled by his opponents. was it a constitutional move absolutely. the opposition had twice considered using the same procedure to remove chavez from office in 2007. in 2016. before the gun bill. was a decision ethical. i may not be qualified to say. in my country as well as in italy the banker was appointed prime minister. and the
referendum was ignored. in europe we cancelled a total of 5 referendums because the citizens hadn't voted as the e.u. wanted them to. was those decisions constitutional maybe they were but also ethical and democratic . in venezuela after the 2015 crisis the part of the right wing opposition started boycotting elections. play off the un not to send experts who could determine whether fraud had been attempted.
democracy in venezuela goes into turmoil this is the government solely responsible or is it also the ghost of the 2002 coup. several coup instigators will never go to prison and will form the hard core of the right wing office. it's interesting that. many of the opposition politicians today in venezuela were involved in some way or another in the coup d'etat of april. 2002. some of those politicians will continue to receive funding from american organizations like the ne d.
. of congress dole is to venezuela. when the political crisis hit the streets many politicians exploited public frustration and transformed caracas into a battlefield. thoughts of the opposition resorted to extreme violence. he had to get up on to get a bath the state mechanism responded cruelly and indiscriminately dozens were killed on both sides and many ended up in prison. when independent u.n. expert alfred desireless visited caracas. he persuaded the government to release 80
prisoners are. just not he insists though that some should be in prison and should be considered political prisoners. on the subject of political prisoners he said we should look at europe as well. they are 4 persons. got a lot of politicians who are. in jail. now these 4. politicians are clearly political prisoners. whereas in venezuela many of the detainees were detained because acts of violence.
they were. detained because they were just expressing their. desire to be independent. to be sure that they're all political prisoners in spain i went to barcelona to visit a fellow journalist. public t.v. carlos pouts. he explained that even if the political prisoners he couldn't say so. at least not on a. big. and he called.
who said what kinds of words we can use when we speak about people that are in prison. just said we cannot use. the terms political prisoners for example. because i honestly couldn't believe that in a european country a judge could decide what words a journalist could use. i stayed to watch the broadcast and i heard a breaking story. also but i'm not going to. come out of a lot. in she stayed.
is good there's but survival guide book stacey just like all the stars simply. should go instead of. acting. oh heck no. repatriations forget the rest the 70. delegates at the treasury for. spoiler alert this edition of the program is not about the trump impeachment drama instead we focus on ukraine and why are the corporate media so misleading about the military coups in bolivia. join me every 1st day on the alex i'm unsure when i'll be speaking to guest of the world of politics sports business i'm show business i'll see you then.
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dock with the collar discardable on which open the body. around accuses the u.s. of hypocrisy for supporting bus protests sparked by a hike in fuel prices. the people of iran almost a year and a half ago the united states is with you are going up on good people will not be taken advantage of by outsiders and put economic pressure on nations. alleged russian interference is said to be quote unquote definable in a still classified intelligence report as russian media outlets including got to get a mention. in hong kong and has a new face with a vicious standoff at the university of hong kong protesters whose homemade weapons including bows and arrows to injure police.