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Venezuela

Who do you trust to figure out the truth? In Venezuela, a new commission has been formed for that purpose. Wracked by mismanagement and …


Venezuela

On any given afternoon in Palmira, Colombia, one can expect to encounter the regular bustling activity found in a typical city center: commuters making …


Venezuela

With each passing day, the news comes from the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela is more disturbing. With the distributive socialism of late President Hugo …


Venezuela

The situation in Venezuela is very bad right now. We have had one hundred and twenty days of civic rebellion in the country. We …


Cuba Venezuela

When Hugo Chávez became president in 1998, Venezuela had experienced 40 years of sustained democracy and boasted features like alternation in government, separation of …


Cuba Venezuela

Venezuela and Cuba share the joys of a Carribean climate, the Spanish language, delicious food, and great music. But they also share the five …

Cuba is a captive nation that since 1959 has been subjected to a communist dictatorship run by the Castro family. Eleven million souls there …

It’s Black Friday, one of the biggest shopping days of the year. People wake up early to wait for hours in lines that go …


Film Venezuela

Oliver Stone’s documentary Mi Amigo Hugo is exactly what you’d expect it to be: an expression of the personality cult of Venezuela’s late revolutionary …


Venezuela

Yesterday, Venezuelan opposition leader Leopoldo López was sentenced to 13 years and nine months in prison. After being detained since February of 2014, he …