Ben Norton on Venezuela & Social Movement Struggles in Colombia
FTS News Bits | Ben Norton, a journalist with The Grayzone speaks with Camila from Colombia, which has the highest rate of assassinations of social leaders. A high number of former FARC guerrillas have also been killed following the signing of the peace accord between the government and the FARC. With lack of guarantees, campesinos, Afro-descendant Colombians and Indigenous people have recently mobilized in Bogota and around the country. Ben also discusses Ivan Duque's close relationship with Washington and the Venezuelan right wing and discusses his findings on the ground in Venezuela.