John Kerry’s rhetoric is divorced from the reality on the ground, where life goes on – even at the barricades
Images forge reality, granting a power to television and video and even still photographs that can burrow deep into people’s consciousness without them even knowing it. I thought that I, too, was immune to the repetitious portrayals of Venezuela as a failed state in the throes of a popular rebellion. But I wasn’t prepared for what I saw in Caracas this month: how little of daily life appeared to be affected by the protests, the normality that prevailed in the vast majority of the city. I, too, had been taken in by media imagery. […]
US media give distorted view of country I call home
Marcha por la Paz / 25 años del Caracazo
27 de febrero de 2014
El resto de las fotos en el siguiente enlace: 25 años del Caracazo
27 Febrero 1989 (NSFW)
27 de febrero de 1989, el despertar de un pueblo.
A 25 años del Caracazo.