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Simón Rodríguez Porras

Simón Rodríguez Porras

Simón Rodríguez Porras

Simón Rodríguez Porras is a Venezuelan Socialist and writer. He is the author of "Why did Chavismo fail?" and editor at

During Israel’s assault on Gaza in May 2021, on the other side of the world, Argentinians in the streets and the congress made it clear that they stand with Palestine despite efforts to silence and intimidate them, writes Simón Rodríguez Porras.

26 April, 2022

In-depth: In an exclusive interview, Vladyslav Starodubtsev of the leftist Ukraine Social Movement discusses resistance against Russia's war, solidarity with global struggles, and the importance of consistent anti-imperialism in leftist politics.

14 April, 2022

Chilean president Gabriel Boric's dissociation from Venezuela and Nicaragua is not a betrayal to "the Left". Both countries' failures have lessons that should be learned to build a better anti-imperialist position, writes Simón Rodríguez Porras.

07 February, 2022

Gabriel Boric's triumph in the Chilean elections is an important battle won by Chile's people, but it is only the beginning of a larger struggle that awaits the country and the rest of the Latin American region, writes Simón Rodríguez Porras.

31 December, 2021