Abby Martin: World Ignores Opposition Violence at Venezuela Protests + Abby Martin on Death Threats Against Her

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TheRealNews on Jun 10, 2017

Empire Files host Abby Martin just returned from Venezuela where she saw first hand how violent opposition protesters attempt to intimidate reporters and thereby give a false impression of what is happening.

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‘Second you contradict the narrative, they threaten to kill you’ – US journo on Venezuelan protests

RT on Jun 7, 2017

A political TV show reporter has been threatened over her coverage of anti-government protests in Venezuela last month. Abby Martin, the co-producer of The Empire Files, started to receive death threats, saying she would be lynched. Venezuela has been gripped by protests since the beginning of 2017, resulting in dozens of people being killed.

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Journalists Attacked For Covering Protests In Venezuela Journalists Attacked For Covering Protests In Venezuela

teleSUR English on Jun 6, 2017

The so-called ‘peaceful’ opposition protests in Venezuela have gotten even more violent as journalists in Venezuela are attacked or threatened for covering the protests. teleSUR correspondent Adriana Sivori was the latest victim of violence as she was shot in the back while recording from an opposition protest on June 5, 2017.

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3 thoughts on “Abby Martin: World Ignores Opposition Violence at Venezuela Protests + Abby Martin on Death Threats Against Her

  1. Pingback: Abby Martin: Sabotage, Not Socialism, is the Problem in Venezuela – Dandelion Salad

  2. Beyond shocking and extremely worrying; even more concerning, is the increasing vulnerability for courageous US citizens even at home, where the authorities so-called, are frankly mesmerized and brainwashed, by corporate media bias & manufactured designer hysteria that perpetuates a spiraling climate of wall-to-wall paranoia.

    Ethical journalism is a very dangerous profession indeed in this disgracefully corrupt era, as gangland violence now seems to be the methodology of choice for the sick power-junkies of Washington.

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