‘Venezuelan Protests: Another Attempt by U.S.-Backed Right-Wing Groups to Oust Elected Government?’ Here is the rush transcript. Professor George Ciccariello-Maher is well-versed on the subject of the attempted coup against Chavez in 2002, and sees a lot of similarities now. Mark Weisbrot hears the same thing that the Professor hears from the White House and State Department.
‘A New Cold War? Ukraine Violence Escalates, Leaked Tape Suggests U.S. Was Plotting Coup’ Here is the rush transcript. The ‘leaked tape’ is Vickie Nuland and the U.S. ambassador to Ukraine, Geoffrey Pyatt. He notes that almost all media cared about her using the F-bomb against the EU, and missed the important part of the narrative the rest of what they said indicated.
‘Dealing with an Urban Armed Insurrection: Back to basics’ by The Saker
Thanks to ChéPasa for this one: