Day: June 11, 2018

Putin and Xi Top the G6+1

Putin and Xi Top the G6+1

June 11, 2018
East vs. West: the contrast between the “dueling summits” this weekend was something for the history books. All hell broke loose at the G6+1, otherwise known as G7, in La Malbaie, Canada, while all fo…
Why Venezuela and Syria Cannot Fall

Why Venezuela and Syria Cannot Fall

June 11, 2018
Despite tremendous hardship which the Venezuelan people are having to face, despite the sanctions and intimidation from abroad, President Nicolás Maduro has won a second six-year term. Two weeks ago, …
Venezuela’s Narrowing Options

Venezuela’s Narrowing Options

June 11, 2018
“¡Patria o muerte!” (fatherland or death) is the traditional slogan of Latin American revolutionaries. It is also the grim choice that the US government is imposing on the people of Venezuela, as the …