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Journalists Quit Over Government Censorship

AP | JORGE RUEDA | Posted 08.23.2013 | Latino Voices

CARACAS, Venezuela -- An exodus of top journalists from Globovision appeared to dim all hope Thursday for preserving editorial independence at what ha...

Globovision Changes Its Tone In Venezuela

AP | Posted 07.23.2013 | Latino Voices

CARACAS, Venezuela — The new owners of Venezuela's only television channel to take critical stands against the government say they will, in thei...

The Fall Of Globovision

AP | FRANK BAJAK and JORGE RUEDA | Posted 03.12.2013 | Latino Voices

CARACAS, Venezuela -- The last remaining television station critical of Venezuela's government is being sold to an insurance company owner who is appa...

Anti-Chavez TV channel says it will challenge fine

AP | Posted 12.22.2011 | Latino Voices

CARACAS, Venezuela — An opposition-aligned television channel said Saturday that it will appeal a fine of more than $2 million imposed by Venezu...

Chavez Slaps $2 Million Fine On Critics

AP | By IAN JAMES | Posted 12.20.2011 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela -- Opponents of President Hugo Chavez have been hit with a double-blow this week: a court ruling that threatens to sink the preside...

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.

Globovision, Last Anti-Chavez TV Station, Faces Shutdown

AP | CHRISTOPHER TOOTHAKER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela — When Venezuelans tune to Globovision, they see protests against faulty public services or a talk show guest saying Hugo Cha...