Details zum Eintrag From Golden Boy to “Deflated:” The Media Trajectory of Juan Guaido
27.05.19 8:40 [MintPress News] Welt - Lateinamerika (E)
By Alexander Rubinstein - While the U.S. contends that “all options are on the table,” the media is starting to take notice of Guaido’s repeated failures. At first, Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido was characterized by the mainstream media as the eighth wonder of the world. But now, after his failed military revolt, it seems ‘Coupbama’ (as Guaido is known) is being treated more harshly by the press. In the immediate aftermath of the attempted military coup, the mainstream media launched into a defense of the maneuver, admonishing anti-war activists and intellectuals alike for correctly identifying it as a coup attempt.