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Sign the Petition to Support Medical Access for Hunger Strike Participants

We therefore appeal to international organizations such as the Organization of American States and UNASUR to intercede for the human rights of our loved ones. We are asking to allow the...

Venezuela’s Last Hope

Leopoldo López embodies the change his country needs. And that's exactly why he's still in jail.

Leopoldo's Hunger Strike Passes Two-Week Mark

Leopoldo's hunger strike has entered its third week; he has reportedly lost more than 10lbs since the beginning of his hunger strike. Click "READ ARTICLE" below to learn more and...

UN ‘Very Worried’ About Venezuelan Political Prisoners' Health

More than a dozen Venezuelans have joined a hunger strike initiated by two of the country’s most vocal political prisoners. Leopoldo López and Daniel Ceballos, staunch opponents of President Nicolás Maduro’s administration, reportedly...

Venezuelan National Guard Assaults Journalist during Protest

State-security services arrested at least 22 people on Saturday in Venezuela, as 10,000 protestors took to the streets of Caracas to demand the release of political prisoners, with similar demonstrations taking...

Venezuela opposition march draws thousands

Thousands of Venezuelans have held a peaceful march through the streets of the capital Caracas, calling for the release of opposition leaders who have been in jail for more than...

Venezuela’s Opposition Supporters Protest Government

Tens of thousands of antigovernment protesters marched in this politically divided country Saturday to back a jailed opposition leader, who has gone on a hunger strike to pressure President Nicolas Maduro to...

Leopoldo Announces Hunger Strike, Calls for Peaceful Protest

"We would like to invite you to join us in a demonstration. A massive, impactful demonstration. Peaceful with no violence whatsoever in the streets of Venezuela this coming Saturday. Let's...

Venezuela opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez on hunger strike

Prominent jailed Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo Lopez has announced he has gone on hunger strike demanding "freedom for political prisoners". In a video leaked from prison, Mr Lopez called for...

Venezuela’s people need the world’s help

The Venezuela we live in today calls itself a democracy, but this is a facade. Under the heavy hand of President Nicolás Maduro, our country is in a profound economic,...