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13 hrs ago | Daily-Jeff.com
Nobel laureate Gabriel Garcia Marquez crafted intoxicating fiction from the fatalism, fantasy, cruelty and heroics of the world that set his mind churning as a child growing up on Colombia's Caribbean coast.
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18 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com
A year after promising to continue Hugo Chavez's legacy, Venezuela President Nicolas Maduro is struggling to lead an oil-rich country plagued by economic crisis, violent protests, and rampant crime.
22 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com
Venezuelans, already struggling to find basics like milk and toilet paper at the supermarket, are now confronted with empty appliance store windows and clothes racks at shopping centres.
Yesterday | Jewish Chronicle
Jews in Venezuela have said they are concerned by a fresh surge of antisemitism as the political crisis in the country continues.
Yesterday | The New Yorker
Now that Hugo Chavez, Venezuela's longtime ruler, is dead, and Lula da Silva is no longer the President of Brazil, Rafael Correa, the President of Ecuador, is the closest thing South America has to a regional leader.
Barack Obama and the Democratic Party insist they are not really socialists, because in socialist countries the government controls all the means of production.
His fictional works - among them "Chronicle of a Death Foretold," "Love in the Time of Cholera" and "Autumn of the Patriarch" - outsold everything published in Spanish except the Bible.
CYNTHIA J. ARNSON is director of the Latin American Program at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars.
It's remarkable how the United States spends massive amounts of money on war, terrorism and fomenting coups at the same time politicians and pundits insist there's no money for successful, much-needed domestic programs.
When Judith Faraiz's son was near death after a severe motorcycle accident, she put his life in the hands of God and Cuban doctors.
The violent anti-government protests that shook Venezuela in February have again thrust the issue of the pace of change into the broader debate over socialist transformation.
Marxist aesthetics has yet to ask: What are the qualities of art which transcend the specific social content and form and give art its universality? Is there any role for classic-humanist literature in the moral/spiritual outlook of 21st century socialists? There certainly was for the leading 19th century socialist: Marx constantly reread and ... (more)
Anglo American is seeking compensation from Venezuela at a World Bank tribunal over the 2012 cancellation of mining concessions by late president Hugo Chavez 's government.