WTF did we just watch?! ‘Activist’ LavenderNRed makes case that Venezuela is more Democratic than the US and LOL (watch)

You know that face you make when you’re driving in the Left lane and the person in front of you just hovers there going a teensy bit faster than the right lane but not fast enough for you to get around them? Yeah … just made that face. What the heck is this person even...

YOUCH! Ilhan Omar proves Pence RIGHT that she doesn’t know what she’s talking about in months-old tweet about Venezuela

Take a look at her tweet about Venezuela from January of this year. … But if he said they disagreed that would have been giving her credit for knowing anything about Venezuela and truth be told, we're not sure that's the case. … Ilhan Omar just couldn't deal with criticism from Mike Pence about her knowledge (or lack thereof) about Venezuela

‘It’s not about your melanin’: Ilhan Omar claims racism after Mike Pence says she ‘doesn’t know what she’s talking about’ on Venezuela

Rep. Ilhan Omar lashed out at Mike Pence today, accusing the vice president of racism for daring to criticize her stance on Venezuela: Women of color have heard this before. Instead of "we disagree," it's "she doesn't know what she's talking about." They have to make us feel small. This from an Administration that thinks...

BOOM! Marco Rubio obliterates Ilhan Omar’s ’embarrassing’ Venezuela spin (WATCH)

Omar said back in February that the Trump administration, which has joined other countries to officially recognize Juan Guaidó as the interim president, is staging a "coup attempt" in Venezuela. … Ilhan Omar has accused the U.S. of "bullying" the Nicolas Maduro regime in Venezuela

CNN ends interview with socialist Bernie Sanders, forgets to ask him about situation in Venezuela

Sanders has made it clear that when he's talking about his brand of democratic socialism, he's looking at countries like Denmark and Sweden, not Venezuela or Cuba. … After all, as late as February, Sanders made it clear that he still backed Nicolas Maduro as the leader of Venezuela, joining the governments of Russia and Iran … The big story today seems to be the uprising in Venezuela against the Maduro regime, so you'd think CNN's Brooke Baldwin might have asked 2020 presidential contender and socialist Bernie Sanders for some perspective on what's going on there…

Hot take: Nationals fans catching flights to Venezuela to join Trump administration’s coup effort

He could very well be a Venezuelan National who flew home to join Trump's coup. … Autistic transgender activist, revolutionary, and Sputnik news wire writer Morgan Artyukhina‏ caught sight of something amazing in the footage of the uprising in Venezuela today: a dude who apparently flew right from a Washington Nationals game to Venezuela

‘Always on the side of tyranny’: Ben Rhodes’ take on Venezuela is predictably self-unaware (not to mention shameful)

And what, pray tell, would Ben Rhodes know about serving us or the Venezuelan people — or any victims of an oppressive regime — well? … But just in case you needed further proof, his take on John Bolton affirming that the U.S. recognizes Juan Guaidó as Venezuela's president should suffice…

DISGRACEFUL: Maduro apologist and Dem Rep. Ro Khanna blames Mike Pence for ‘inciting violence’ in Venezuela [video]

Ro Khanna loves him some Nicolas Maduro, so it should come as no surprise that he just can't muster anything more than a half-assed, insincere condemnation of the Maduro regime's brutal oppression of the Venezuelan people…

Just a PRETEND journo: CNN’s Jim Sciutto DRAGGED for shameful spin on ‘US supporting an armed coup’ in Venezuela

Don’t miss this: CNN’s Jim Sciutto tweeted something really stupid about what is happening in Venezuela today in an attempt to dunk on the Trump administration. Don’t miss this: the US is now publicly supporting an armed coup in Venezuela. On the other side is a govt backed by Russia. — Jim Sciutto April...

Marco Rubio calls out CNN for its live coverage of Venezuela

Translation: Venezuelan people we go to the street, national armed force to continue the deployment until we consolidate the end of the encroachment that is already irreversible. … Translation: People of Venezuela began the end of usurpation. … Juan Guaidó, president of Venezuela's National Assembly and the U.S.-recognized interim President of the county, announced this morning "Operación Libertad" which called on the military to rise up against the rule of Nicolás Maduro…

Vice President Mike Pence goes hard on Venezuelan ambassador at UN; Ilhan Omar hardest hit

Chris Murphy warned of "a potential trap being set by Trump et al in Venezuela. … The situation in Venezuela only got worse, and Sen. … Even though 54 countries eventually joined the United States in calling for world governments to recognize Juan Guaidó as the only legitimate president of Venezuela, Rep…

Rubio warns of ‘unprecedented catastrophe’ in Venezuela if ‘massive amounts of aid’ isn’t provided ‘very soon’

They, along with many on both sides, have come together to condemn the Maduro regime in order to support the people of Venezuela at a time of dire need. … Marco Rubio is calling for massive amounts of aid to be provided to the people of Venezuela, adding that "unprecedented catastrophe" is set to ensue if aid isn't given…

REPORT: U.S. journalist Cody Weddle ‘has been detained by Venezuelan military intelligence’

Breaking news out of Venezuela where we’re seeing reports that U.S. journalist Cody Weddle and his Venezuelan colleague have been detained by the Venezuelan military after an early-morning raid on his home in Caracas: Reports in Venezuela that US journalist Cody Weddle @coweddle has been detained by Venezuelan military intelligence, his home raided. If true...

Venezuelans who fled to the United States have a video message for a certain socialist congresswoman

It's scary how many people in the comments are arguing that what's happening in Venezuela isn't "real" socialism. … So we hope she (and her sister Ilhan Omar, who supports the Maduro regime) took the time to watch Johnson's video featuring two Venezuelans who made it out of the country and have a message for anyone preaching socialism in the United States … Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was asked about Venezuelan dictator Nicolás Maduro but couldn't find it in her heart to denounce him, instead deflecting her criticism toward Elliott Abrams…

‘What is wrong with you?’ Rapper Boots Riley’s take on footage of starving Venezuelans is ‘genuinely stunning evil’

Which is why he's blaming the Venezuelans for their plight … As Twitchy told you yesterday, Univision anchor Jorge Ramos and members of his team were detained and held against their will by the Maduro regime after showing footage of starving Venezuelans digging through garbage for food…

IT’S ON: Rep. Ilhan Omar takes on New York Times’ Bret Stephens over aid to Venezuela

Chris Murphy and Pink Floyd's Roger Waters) opposing foreign aid to the Venezuelan people because it's all just a front for a military coup backed by the United States. … The trouble started when Stephens called out Omar when Maduro closed Venezuela's borders to keep out foreign aid. … S.-backed coup" against Venezuelan dictator Nicolás Maduro…

Houston, we have a JACKA*S: Sen. Chris Murphy SNAPS when called out for his INHUMANE thread on denying Venezuela aid

In other words, these folks would rather just let Venezuelans suffer. … While we think Chris' original thread and his defense of the thread is sad, the people who are shaking their little fists in agreement with the idea of denying aid to Venezuela to dunk on Trump is the saddest of all. … As Twitchy reported, Senator Chris Murphy wrote a fairly heartless and batsh*t thread about how Democrats shouldn't support Trump sending humanitarian aid to Venezuela because he is supposedly trying to influence a civil war or something by feeding a bunch of hungry people…

YIKES, hello backfire! Roger Waters doubles down on Twitter comments condemning aid to Venezuela in video (watch)

Man, Twitter ruins everything. Seems like so many entertainers that we’ve enjoyed for decades, like Roger Waters, have the worst takes on politics. To be fair, if you’ve seen ‘The Wall’ you already know Roger’s take on war or the military but that he’s condemning foreign aid to Venezuela? C’mon man, this isn’t a music...

WOW, talk about peak TDS! Sen. Chris Murphy’s thread makes the case to deprive Venezuelans of aid so Dems can dunk on Trump

We make fun of a lot of people for their various stages of Trump Derangement Syndrome. True story. Originally, the joke itself was that people would be so absolutely broken by Donald Trump that they’d lose their marbles but that soon became a reality and the joke lost its ‘lol factor’. There are truly people...

‘Morally demented’: Roger Waters gets shredded after slamming Bernie Sanders for supporting humanitarian aid to Venezuela

With that in mind, Bernie Sanders -- who isn't exactly a vocal opponent of Nicolas Maduro -- has denounced the blockage of humanitarian aid into Venezuela and violence against protesters … Apparently Waters believes that the U.S. is intervening in "Venezuela's democracy" so it can "PLUNDER THEIR OIL." … It became painfully obvious earlier this month that Pink Floyd founding member Roger Waters was against what he called the "TRUMP COUP" in Venezuela

AWKWARD: Bernie Sanders would explain why socialism failed in Venezuela, but it’s complicated so let’s change the subject

Fast forward to Sanders' interview on Chris Hayes' MSNBC show, when the senator and presidential candidate was asked to explain why the socialist project failed so disastrously in Venezuela … A couple of days ago, Bernie Sanders made it clear that he still backs Nicolas Maduro as the leader of Venezuela as that nation continues to descend further into chaos and humanitarian crises…

WHAT? Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez tries to defend honor of socialism after Trump invokes Venezuela at SOTU [video]

As Twitchy told you Tuesday night, President Trump spoke about the horrible situation in Venezuela and also vowed that the U.S. would "never be a socialist country" on his watch, while lefties like Bernie Sanders and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez presented body language that expressed disagreement…

Sen. Chris Murphy’s #SOTU prebuttal criticizes Trump for not fixing Venezuela in the past two weeks

Sen. Christ Murphy (D-CT) offered up this State of the Union prebuttal where he is criticizing the president for things Murphy thinks he will say at tonight’s speech: Trump has compromised our country's security in a million ways. His Administration is an ongoing foreign policy garbage fire. Here's a quick thread of the national security lies he...