Venezuela's Unpopular President Just Threw a Mayor in Jail
February 20, 2015
Now the mayor of Caracas has been arrested and charged for an alleged U.S. coup of Venezuela. What exactly is President Maduro thinking?
The Most Outrageous Lie in Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro's New York Times Op-Ed
April 02, 2014
Imagine if Barack Obama claimed that he created Social Security.
The Revolutions of 1989 Are Not Over
March 15, 2014
What Putin is really doing is what Mikhail Gorbachev wouldn't do.
The End of the Latin-American Dictatorship is Nigh
March 11, 2014
A win in Venezuela could herald a dictator-free Latin America—for the first time in 200 years
This is the crisis that eases the passage from hybrid regime to Cuban-style dictatorship.
And a butter shortage, and sugar shortage, and....
Once again, realpolitik trumps human rights.
This is what happens when one man has too much power.
The Venezuelan Government Uses This Trick to Control Media Coverage
February 24, 2014
When he wants, President Maduro can turn every channel in the country into his mouthpiece.
The College-Town Sexual Assault That Sparked the Venezuelan Violence
February 21, 2014
It all started here.