Hundreds of thousands of workers and peasants across the country rose up to defeat a U.S.-backed coup attempt organized by the Venezuelan capitalist class against President Hugo Chavez. It was a genuine victory of people's power in the first open clash of social classes in the oil-rich South American country.
We managed to get inside and found several Chavez deputies calling round the country to find out what was going on. A dozen people who were working for the interim government had been taken to a room in the basement for their own safety....
***ACTION ON BEHALF OF THE LOGAN 20***
Tuesday, April 23, 1:00 p.m.
Boston Federal Courthouse, Fan Pier
Tell US Attorney Sullivan:
--Stop targeting immigrant workers! --Drop the charges against the Logan 20!