Tue, 21 November 2006
25 Mb mp3 96kbps 36 minutes. Latin Radical 4-pak round up.
Week ending November 11
Stuart Monkton, journalist with Greenleft Weekly talks about the implications for Australia as virtually the only country, after the US and Israel, to vote against lifting the 30 year old economic blockade against Cuba, for the first time.
Michael Fox, a US journalist living in Venezuela delivers his usual weekly report of the main issues over the last week, in Venezuela. Hugo Chavez' chances against the US backed opposition leader, Rosales in the upcoming elections. Tension builds.
Coral Winter, Australian journalist in Venezuela describes her personal meeting with controversial and popular president, Hugo Chavez, and the prospects for his reelection in the coming month. She issues a personal invitation for him to visit Australia.
Roberto Jorquera, another Australian in Venezuela gives a report from on the ground.