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The Western Hemisphere reached a milestone this week. According to United Nations observers, Colombia’s leftist rebel militia FARC has entirely disarmed. When it comes to...
Venezuela

The so-called Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela has been on life support since Hugo Chavez was taken off it. The ugly, prolonged death of the “Bolivarian...
Venezuela

Back in 2009, the Venezuelan dissident blogger Daniel Duquenal purchased a bottle of what he described as "semi-cheap" Chilean champagne.  Last night, he finally got...

While the rest of the world is coming to terms, in differing ways, with the Obama administration's commitment to a weaker, humbler United States taking...

If you want evidence that the Cuban regime is the real master of Venezuela's murky and corrupt politics, look no further than the statement issued...

The good news is that Turkey didn't manage to get itself elected to the UN Security Council. The bad news is that Venezuela did, as...

Human Rights Watch has published a searing indictment of the Venezuelan regime's brutal response to the recent protests in which 41 people lost their lives....

Nicolas Maduro's ghost writer should be commended for making the Venezuelan dictator sound, in his op-ed in today's New York Times, like a reasonable man...

 Today marks the first anniversary of Hugo Chavez's death, and the world's tyrants are mourning appropriately. The Russian President Vladimir Putin took a short break...

Former President Jimmy Carter has a poor reputation on many issues, among them Venezuela, where pro-democracy activists view him as a stalwart ally of the...

While some statesmen believe it is sophisticated to downplay the imperatives of freedom and liberty, across the globe ordinary people are proving them wrong. Ukrainians...

Is there a dictator school somewhere in the world that trains aspiring autocrats how to talk and act? You would think so given the remarkable...