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Why Do Hugo Chavez and the ALBA Overreact?

Joel D. Hirst | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Joel D. Hirst

In styles more reminiscent of soap operas than official statements, ALBA nations lashed out at conference participants of one of literally thousands of conferences in Washington every year.

Venezuela: Real Trouble South of the Border

Hilary Kramer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Hilary Kramer

How could Oliver Stone be so fond of Hugo Chavez, the President of Venezuela, and hawk his new documentary about a man that many of us think may become the next Fidel Castro?

My Own Trip South of the Border Part 3

Maria Conchita Alonso | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Maria Conchita Alonso

This week, is the final of my series of interviews with Venezuelan dissidents in response to Oliver Stone's film, South of the Border.

My Own Trip South of the Border: Part 2

Maria Conchita Alonso | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Maria Conchita Alonso

Because Oliver Stone didn't speak with anyone who disagreed with Chavez for his film, South of the Border, I decided to speak with a producer for GloboVision who is unable to return Venezuela.

An Open Letter to Hugo Chavez

Reporters Uncensored | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Reporters Uncensored

Dear Mr. President, I bet you're tired, so I'll keep this short. It's tough to go through a UN press conference when the style is so different from what you're used to. Reporters here can just be so... Critical.

In Venezuela, a Tale of Two Judges

Robert Amsterdam | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Robert Amsterdam

The fact that Chávez has taken over the courts means that Venezuela may look like a democracy to fawning movie stars and celebrity athletes of the vanguard left, but the core is rotten and lawless.