Posts Tagged: Hugo Chavez
Opposition violence and the government’s increasing authoritarianism are both to blame.
There's still hope for the "pink tide" that swept aside Latin America's right-wing dictators. But in Venezuela, Chavismo is on its last legs.
Despite progress with Cuba, the Obama administration has done little to dispel doubts about Washington's intentions towards its neighbors to the south.
Clean energy technologies are making headway throughout the Caribbean—and the U.S. should take note.
Many working-class residents of West Caracas see Venezuela's protests as part of a power grab by the country's elites.
Each year Conn Hallinan looks aghast at news stories and newsmakers that beggar belief.
His dalliances with the likes of Gaddafi and Assad may have soured the Arab public on a figure with whom it was disposed to be sympathetic.
What scared Washington most about Chavez was not his failures or idiosyncrasies. It was his success.
Comparing Hugo Chavez's accomplishments to his U.S. obits was like taking a trip through Alice's looking glass.
Hugo Chavez put an end to the reign of neoliberal IMF policies that had impoverished the masses of Latin America.