Venezuela

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
And neither is the resistance to them.
March 15, 2014

What Putin is really doing is what Mikhail Gorbachev wouldn't do.

The End of the Latin-American Dictatorship is Nigh
Is the age of the Latin American dictator over?
March 11, 2014

A win in Venezuela could herald a dictator-free Latin America—for the first time in 200 years

The Venezuelan Protests Are Playing Right Into the Regime's Hands
March 10, 2014

This is the crisis that eases the passage from hybrid regime to Cuban-style dictatorship.

How Venezuela Turns Butter Vendors Into Currency Manipulators
The reason for those epic supermarket lines
March 04, 2014

And a butter shortage, and sugar shortage, and....

The U.S. Was Ready to Impose Sanctions on Ukraine. Why Not Venezuela, Too?
February 28, 2014

Once again, realpolitik trumps human rights.

Venezuela's Bloody Crisis Was Years in the Making—and Could Have Been Avoided
February 24, 2014

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.

Venezuela's Controversial Election Results Are Only the Start of Its Troubles
April 15, 2013

CARACAS, Venezuela — The late Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez always had superb political timing. His initial election in 1998 coincided with the lowest oil prices in decades, and he rode a steady rise in prices to a nearly impregnable, petrodollar-

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