News Brief: How US Media Helped Trump and USAID Weaponize “Aid” During 2019 Venezuela Coup Attempt

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Juan Guaidó speaks at a rally opposing Nicolás Maduro in Caracas. (Rafael Hernandez / DPA/Zuma Press)
Alexander Main
Photo from a fearmongering NPR story captioned, “The Tienditas bridge connecting Colombia and Venezuela has been blocked by Venezuelan military forces, as seen here on Wednesday. Opposition leader Juan Guaidó and U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo are demanding that humanitarian aid be allowed to enter.” (Edinson Estupinan / AFP/Getty Images)
Mark Feierstein (second from left) in the Obama White House.
Samantha Power. (AFP)
R. Savage / USAID

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