A Failed State in Latin America?

A Failed State in Latin America?

There’s still hope for the “pink tide” that swept aside Latin America’s right-wing dictators. But in Venezuela, Chavismo is on its last legs.

Arts Event: Salsa not Sanctions

Arts Event: Salsa not Sanctions

A party with the live band El Sistema’s Orquesta Latino Caribeña, at Venezuelan Embassy’s Bolivarian Hall to show our determination to have positive relations with our South American neighbors.

Art and Action in Venezuela: A Talk with Bituaya

Art and Action in Venezuela: A Talk with Bituaya

A band and community organization straight from the barrios, dedicated to the socio-political and cultural changes in Venezuela today and playing an integral part in the advancement of urban artistic movements in Caracas.

The Legacy of Hugo Chavez at Home and Abroad

The Legacy of Hugo Chavez at Home and Abroad

Institute for Policy Studies boardmember, James Early moderates a timely and dynamic panel about Venezuela on the 1st anniversary of the passing of the late Venezuelan President.

The Second “5 Days for the Cuban 5

The Second “5 Days for the Cuban 5

Institute for Policy Studies joins with the International Committee for the Freedom of the Cuban 5 for the 2nd annual week of actions to get justice for: Fernando González, Gerardo Hernández, Antonio Guerrero, Ramón Labañino, And René González.

Film: Venezuela Rising

Film: Venezuela Rising

Join us for a documentary film illustrating the impact of the Bolivarian revolution on poor and working people in this Latin American country and the established system of democracy.

Chavez: Lest We Forget

Chavez: Lest We Forget

Comparing Hugo Chavez’s accomplishments to his U.S. obits was like taking a trip through Alice’s looking glass.

I’ll Miss Hugo

I’ll Miss Hugo

Hugo Chavez put an end to the reign of neoliberal IMF policies that had impoverished the masses of Latin America.