Venezuelan protests demand nuanced news

The news coming from Venezuela has risen from mildly interesting to highly concerning in a matter of two weeks. What started out as a series of student protests may be escalating into a civil war before our eyes. For those of us in the United States, that’s all we actually see: biased news and some sketchy YouTube videos. Even high quality news sources like The New York Times have featured onesided articles on the front page of their publications. News outlets have been slow reporting about counter-protesters in favor of President Nicolás Maduro, if they have mentioned them at all. … Continue reading Venezuelan protests demand nuanced news