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In Venezuela: It's Time to Consider New Options

Mack McLarty | Posted 06.02.2014 | Politics
Mack McLarty

There is one direct approach to Caracas immediately available. The administration should challenge Maduro to restore normal diplomatic relations. The US and Venezuela have not exchanged ambassadors since 2010.

Sabrina Siddiqui

White House Avoids Tough Line On Venezuela

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.28.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- The White House signaled Friday it would take no decisive action to end clashes in Venezuela between anti-government protesters and secu...

The United States' Defense of Democracy in Venezuela: A Dangerous Mirage

Camilo E. Mejia | Posted 04.29.2014 | Politics
Camilo E. Mejia

The best way to help Venezuela is by demanding that our own government stop interfering in that country's affairs.

Yoani Sánchez Warns Venezuela of a Possible Cuban Fate

Ikam Acosta | Posted 04.28.2014 | Latino Voices
Ikam Acosta

Venezuela has become utter chaos. Many fear that the South American country will inevitably end up like Cuba, where you are unable to trust anything the media reports.

Sabrina Siddiqui

Venezuelan President Says Rubio Is 'Loco'

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.24.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro did not take kindly to sharp criticism from Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) over violent demonstrations be...

Sabrina Siddiqui

Ted Cruz Compares Venezuelan President To Castro

HuffingtonPost.com | Sabrina Siddiqui | Posted 02.22.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- With all eyes on the bloodshed in Ukraine, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) offered a sharp warning Friday on another political crisis: demonstra...

Progressive? Then Support the Venezuelan Opposition

Leopoldo Martínez | Posted 04.06.2014 | Politics
Leopoldo Martínez

For Venezuela's embattled opposition, the solidarity that much of the international left has shown with the regime created by Hugo Chavez, and now led by his successor, Nicolas Maduro, is a depressing spectacle.

Venezuela Arrests 100 'Bourgeois' Businessmen

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | World

CARACAS, Nov 14 (Reuters) - Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro said on Thursday that authorities had arrested more than 100 "bourgeois" businessmen...

Maduro's Leadership Questioned Mere Days After Vote

AP | ALEXANDRA OLSON and CHRISTOPHER TOOTHAKER | Posted 06.16.2013 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela -- Nearly half Venezuela's voters don't want Nicolas Maduro in the presidential chair. He's inherited a dysfunctional economy, a de...

My Wish: May Venezuelans Achieve What Cubans Failed to Do

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 06.14.2013 | World
Yoani Sanchez

The fact that Sunday, Venezuelans can go to the polls and decide with their votes the immediate future of their nation, is something that was taken from Cubans a long time ago. Comparing our situations, Venezuelans are left with the hope of maybe... Cubans, the frustrations of never.

Official Denies Role In Nicolas Maduro Murder Plot

Reuters | Posted 04.08.2013 | World

SAN SALVADOR, April 8 (Reuters) - A right-wing Salvadoran congressman on Monday dismissed accusations by acting Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro th...

Venezuelan Leader Accuses Opposition Of Sabotage Plans

AP | Posted 03.25.2013 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela -- Venezuelan leader Nicolas Maduro claims government opponents are planning to sabotage the country's power grid and interrupt foo...

'Chávez, Chávez, Chávez, Chávez, Chávez...'

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.19.2013 | Latino Voices

Acting Venezuelan President Maduro can’t stop saying “Hugo Chávez.” The death of Venezuela’s socialist firebrand has left a leadership vo...

Venezuela's Interim President: If I Were Gay, I'd 'Shout It To The Four Winds'

Posted 03.15.2013 | Gay Voices

If Venezuela's interim president were gay, he would "shout it to the four winds." Nicolas Maduro, who took over as the nation's interim president ...

Nicolás Maduro's Upperhand As Chávez 'Heredero'

VOXXI | W. Alejandro Sanchez | Posted 03.14.2013 | Latino Voices

Following the recent demise of President Hugo Chavez, the Venezuelan government has called for new presidential elections to be held on April 14, bare...

Venezuelan Opposition Leader Says He'll Run To Replace Hugo Chavez

AP | VIVIAN SEQUERA | Posted 05.10.2013 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles on Sunday launched what many consider a doomed candidacy to replace Hugo Cha...

AFTER CHAVEZ: New Venezuelan President Sworn In

AP | Posted 05.09.2013 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela — Nicolas Maduro was sworn in Friday as Venezuela's acting president, using the occasion to launch blistering attacks on the ...

Nicolas Maduro Announces Hugo Chavez Death

The Huffington Post | Craig Kanalley | Posted 03.05.2013 | World

Venezuela's Vice President Nicolas Maduro announced to the nation on Tuesday that its president Hugo Chavez has died at 58. Maduro, age 50, had den...

Chavez Picks New 'Loyal' Vice President

AP | FABIOLA SANCHEZ and IAN JAMES | Posted 12.11.2012 | World

CARACAS, Venezuela — A burly former bus driver who rose through leftist political activism to become Venezuela's top diplomat will be a key play...