Author: Ben Norton

Ben Norton is a journalist, writer, and filmmaker. He is the assistant editor of The Grayzone, and the producer of the Moderate Rebels podcast, which he co-hosts with editor Max Blumenthal. His website is BenNorton.com and he tweets at @BenjaminNorton.

Entrevista con dirigente Sandinista Carlos Fonseca Terán en el 41 aniversario de la revolución en Nicaragua

En el 41 aniversario de la Revolución Sandinista, el secretario de relaciones internacionales del FSLN y hijo del fundador, Carlos Fonseca Terán, dice que “el pueblo de Nicaragua está enfrentando de forma victoriosa las agresiones de imperialismo”.

Por Benjamín Norton

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‘The pandemic shows neoliberalism doesn’t work’: Interview with Sandinista leader on 41st anniversary of Nicaragua’s revolution

On the 41st anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution, the FSLN international relations secretary and son of the founder, Carlos Fonseca Terán, says “the people of Nicaragua are successfully confronting the aggressions of imperialism.”

By Ben Norton

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An inside look at Nicaragua’s Sandinista Revolution on its 41st anniversary

The Grayzone reports from inside Nicaragua’s capital on the 41st anniversary of the Sandinista Revolution, covering a speech by President Daniel Ortega, showing how the leftist government has responded to the coronavirus pandemic, and surveying the rising tide of US and corporate media disinformation.

By Ben Norton

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Did neocon cancel queen Bari Weiss stage her NY Times resignation to fuel her career?

A closer look at the events surrounding Bari Weiss’ resignation suggests she omitted some critical details about her toxic presence inside the paper, and may have staged her resignation to drum up publicity for her next move.

By Max Blumenthal and Ben Norton

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Meet the Venezuelan coup regime’s ‘UK ambassador,’ a pampered US heiress who threatens journalists

Juan Guaidó’s UK representative, a jet-setting US socialite named Vanessa Neumann, has threatened journalists with FBI investigations for reporting on her unhinged behavior. The coup-plotting heiress made her name spinning out conspiracies at neoconservative think tanks.

By Ben Norton

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Conozca a los oligarcas de ultraderecha que quieren derrocar al presidente de México

Un oligarca mexicano al estilo Trump, Gilberto Lozano, dirige una coalición de líderes empresariales y fanáticos de ultraderecha autodenominándose FRENA, con el fin de derribar al presidente Andrés Manuel López Obrador.

Por José Guadalupe Argüello III y Benjamín Norton

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Trump used looted Venezuelan public money to build border wall with Mexico

An estimated $24 billion of Venezuelan public money has been looted, and the Trump administration has used at least $601 million of it to construct a militarized wall on the US-Mexico border.

By Ben Norton

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Meet the far-right oligarchs working to topple Mexico’s progressive President AMLO

A Trump-like Mexican oligarch, Gilberto Lozano, is leading a coalition of corporate leaders and far-right fanatics called FRENA to try to overthrow President Andrés Manuel López Obrador.

By José Guadalupe Argüello III and Ben Norton

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Documentos filtrados revelan plan para derrocar al presidente AMLO de México

Oligarcas mexicanos y los partidos del establishment político, con ayuda de los medios, Washington y Wall Street, se han unido en una alianza secreta para intentar derrocar al presidente de izquierda López Obrador. Documentos filtrados exponen su estrategia sinuosa.

Por Benjamín Norton

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Leaked documents reveal right-wing oligarch plot to overthrow Mexico’s AMLO

Mexico’s oligarchs and establishment political parties have united in a secret alliance to try to remove left-wing President López Obrador from power, with help from the media, Washington, and Wall Street. Leaked documents lay out their devious strategy.

By Ben Norton

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