Death of an Activist in Venezuela: In Memory of Orlando Figueroa

Centeno, Jimmy
Date Written:  2017-06-16
Publisher:  Counterpunch
Year Published:  2017
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX21019

Highlighting the death of a political activist in Venezuala by the utra-right, which uses brutality, murder and ecological destruction to pursue their goal of recuperating control over the oil producing nation.


Excerpt: Stabbed and beaten Figueroa was doused with gasoline and burnt alive by a group of merciless anti-government demonstrators (see Video). Children are coopted and hired by rancorous opposition to cause chaos, instability and bring violence to the streets of Venezuela.

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