Ocean of lies about Venezuela

The mainstream media, which is owned by 6 companies, parrots the propaganda influenced by the military/industrial/congressional complex.  This discussion sheds some light on the truth behind the efforts of the administration to overthrow a duly elected president.

Ocean of lies about Venezuela is a presentation by Abby Martin which lasts about 40 minutes.

What does this have to do with Democracy in Defiance?  How can we claim to live in a democracy with a mainstream media that lies?