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The show was shot in Bogota, Colombia, not Caracas, Venezuela. And as in the previous season, viewers are bombarded with negative stereotypes of The Natives. Venezuelans who appear on screen are depicted as violent protesters, murderers, corrupt officials, evil zombies who support the dictator, and once again, as killer kids.
While touting the role the CIA played in creating Amazon's regime change fantasy thriller, Krasinski denied advancing any ulterior agenda. "Assumptions were being made that the US was attacking Venezuela," he said in response to criticism from the Venezuelan government, "but that has nothing to do with our show."
To Secker, the researcher who so clinically exposed the spooks behind the curtain of the Amazon series, Jack Ryan was designed to indoctrinate viewers into a "paranoid bigoted militarized mind f*ck of a world view."
Watch Secker's 30-minute analysis of Jack Ryan and CIA propaganda below: