Blumenthal says a SWAT team arrested him and he was charged with simple assault for his attempt to deliver food to the besieged Venezuelan embassy five months ago. Blumenthal’s arrest appears to be another example of the legal harassment of US government critics that includes WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange.
Opposition Leader Juan Guaido, who declared himself President with the support of the US, trained with an elite team in Serbia to overthrow the government using student shock troops and weaponized protests. He has ties with the CIA and is linked to a number of violent operations, and has less than 20% support.
Although we may oppose socialism, and although we may desire to help the suffering people in Venezuela, we do not serve those objectives by interfering in other governments, assassinating opposition leaders, organizing riots and revolutions, and installing puppet leaders whose only goal is power and wealth.