The Pemón People of Venezuela are the victims of the Maduro Regime’s latest power grab, this time for the Pemon ancestral lands and illegal mines in Bolivar state.
The Murder of Venezuela’s Visionary Adventure Guide
Article by Michael Canyon Meyer
Canaima National Park, sacred to the indigenous Pemón, is a marquee destination for international explorers. But the region’s economic future is in doubt after forces loyal to Nicolás Maduro shot and killed longtime guide Rolando Garcia in February. Read article
Venezuela: indigenous people are forgotten victims of crisis
Article by Natalia Garcia Bonet
It appeared to be a confrontation between humanitarianism and military force. In February, the Venezuelan government placed troops along the country’s border with Colombia to block the entry of humanitarian aid coming from the US and supported by opposition leader, Juan Guaidó. Read more