Hugo Chavez

Barbara Walters Interviews Hugo Chavez

Walters interviewed Chavez in 2007.

Hugo Chavez

Anti-Trump Media Caravan Rolls On

Opinion<p>Posted: Apr 10, 2018 12:01 AM<p><i>The opinions expressed by columnists are their own and do not represent the views of Townhall.com.</i><p>One of the most …

Fake News

Panic in the Newsroom: CNN, MSNBC Spend 211 Minutes Trashing Sinclair as ‘State-Run TV’

Since Sunday night, the liberal media have been haranguing network affiliate owner Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBG) for a new “must-run” promo that …

Conservative View

Fighter. Liberator. Ungovernable Woman. Mother Of A Nation. And A Wife Too.

JOHANNESBURG, South Africa ― The news that Winnie Madikizela-Mandela had died on Monday at 81 years old brought South Africa to a standstill almost …

South Africa

Do Trump’s voters even care if the President is a criminal?

A political theorist explores the psychology of the #MAGA faithful<p>Earlier this month, the Democracy Fund voter Study Group released an astonishing report. While an overwhelming majority of Americans favor a constitutional democracy, 32 percent of Trump voters would prefer a "strong leader" who …

Political Science

Venezuela president lands on Panama's 'high risk' money laundering list

© Reuters. Venezuela's President Maduro speaks during a meeting with the ministers responsible for the economic sector in Caracas<p>PANAMA CITY …

Venezuela

Venezuelan government offers condolences 3 days after prison fire that killed 68

CARACAS—Venezuela’s government broke its silence about a riot and fire in a police station’s cells that killed dozens of prisoners on Wednesday, …

Venezuela

Venezuela President Lands on Panama's 'High Risk' Money Laundering List | World News | US News

Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro speaks during a meeting with the ministers responsible for the economic sector at Miraflores Palace in Caracas, …

Venezuela

Democracy's fragile foothold examined at opening panel of annual conference

“I thought I’d start with some props,” explained moderator Jeffrey Isaac, in opening the first panel of the third annual conference on America’s Role …

Political Science

What in the world is going on in Sean Penn's new novel?

Sean Penn’s debut novel, <i>Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff</i>, is an intently trippy read. Here’s a book that expects you to scratch your head in disbelief, to …

Sean Penn

Celebs who write books are on crazy ego trips

Sean Penn’s forthcoming debut novel, “Bob Honey Who Just Do Stuff,” has already made headlines for its protagonist, a clear stand-in for Penn, …

Tom Hanks

Venezuela to knock three zeros off currency amid hyperinflation

Venezuela plans to remove three zeros off its battered currency. The largest bill in circulation, the 100,000 note, can hardly buy a cup of …

Venezuela

Editor's Notes: Time to wake up to your own online data dump

Having spent the past decade pouring my every opinion and interest on to Facebook, I find myself outraged to discover that the data generated by my …

Business (UK)

Contraceptive shortages mean Venezuela’s people face a sexual health emergency

Highest teen pregnancy and HIV rates<p>Everything from drugs to food is in short supply, leaving many forms of contraception impossible to find and …

Venezuela

Venezuela in Crisis

President Nicolas Maduro’s efforts to consolidate power amid a deepening economic and humanitarian crisis have drawn widespread international …

Venezuela

Venezuela Oil Workers Clash With Security Officials in Cafeteria Protest

Angry Venezuelan oil workers demanding better benefits to counter crushing hyperinflation and food shortages clashed with security officials during a …

Venezuela

Venezuelan Protesters Burn Tyres at Statue in Chavez Birthplace | World News | US News

BARINAS, Venezuela (Reuters) - Protesters vandalized the most important statue of Venezuela's former leader Hugo Chavez on Thursday in his birthplace …

Venezuela

Venezuela president solution to inflation: Change money

CARACAS, Venezuela — President Nicolas Maduro attempted to tackle Venezuela’s staggering inflation Thursday by lopping three zeros off the …

Venezuela

Venezuelan Contender Would Seek Debt Restructuring, Adviser Says

© Bloomberg. Henri Falcon, presidential candidate for the Progressive Advance Party, speaks during a press conference in Caracas, Venezuela, on …

Venezuela

Trump Cracks Down on Venezuelan Dictator’s Cryptocurrency Experiment

What might result from an edict issued by President Donald Trump on Monday—barring Americans from investing, or reinvesting, in public or private …

Venezuela

Never mind the indictments and poisonings, Trump just wants to ‘get along’ with Putin

His latest tweets put him at odds with his own advisers.<p>On Wednesday afternoon, President Trump defended his decision to congratulate Russian …

Donald Trump

Trump Tweeted That Congratulating Putin On His Election Win Was "A Good Thing" (Yes, Really)

On Tuesday, President Trump said that he congratulated Russian President Vladimir Putin on his recent re-election. Later that day, the <i>Washington Post</i> …

Donald Trump

ABC News – Breaking News, Latest News, Headlines & Videos

Interest Successfully Added We'll notify you here with news about <br>AlertTag Turn on desktop notifications for breaking stories about interest?<p>Off …

Venezuela

Novichok for the Soul

<i>Jeremy Corbyn and the murder of the Russian spy</i><p>People with unpalatable opinions rarely broadcast them in all their glory to the world. Instead they …

Sergei Skripal

China stays on the sidelines as Venezuela spirals downward

CARACAS/BEIJING (Reuters) - China is likely to extend an agreement providing crisis-stricken Venezuela with favorable loans repayment terms but will not lend fresh funds to President Nicolas Maduro's government, according to sources in Caracas and Beijing familiar with the situation.<p>During a …

Venezuela

Venezuelans launch new currencies amid economic crisis

A rural community and a Caracas slum have created their own currencies in response to Venezuela's rapid inflation. Proponents have pinned their hopes …

Venezuela

Venezuelan crypto scam akin to paying mortgage by winning lottery

An old English proverb says “a fool and his money are soon parted.” On Monday, the Trump administration moved to make sure no American investors were …

Venezuela

Desperate Venezuelans flood northern Brazil

Tens of thousands of Venezuelans are fleeing their country's financial crises and seeking refuge and work in Brazil. Their presence places intense …

Venezuela

Venezuela arrests ex-oil refining boss for alleged graft -sources

(Adds details on detention, oil purge)<p>By Mircely Guanipa<p>PUNTO FIJO, March 19 (Reuters) - Venezuela has arrested the former refining boss of state oil …

Venezuela

President Trump issues new sanctions against Venezuelan digital currency

President Donald Trump imposed new sanctions against the Venezuelan government Monday targeting the government’s new digital currency.<p>The measures …

Venezuela