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Nicolas Maduro

If the Army Stands With Maduro, What Is Plan B?

"Pay the soldiers. The rest do not matter." This was the deathbed counsel given to his...

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Jair Bolsonaro

What Doesn’t Stab You to Death Only Makes You Stronger

Last Thursday in the southeastern Brazilian city of Juiz de Fora, Jair Bolsonaro—various...

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Andrés Manuel López Obrador

Mexico’s Next Chapter

Mexico’s establishment party got kicked to the curb in Sunday’s election, winning only...

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Disaster on the Benighted Continent

Malcolm Horne, a London barrister, has written in very blunt terms regarding the planned l...

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Mexico, as It Is and Wasn’t: Some Stuff Worth Knowing

For Americans concerned about Mexico and Mexicans, and what sort of wights they be, a litt...

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Temple of Kukulcan

The Mexico Way

Why does Donald Trump dumb down his speeches? For a clue, consider how badly the elite me...

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Africa on the Brink

The governments of Europe are confronting an epochal choice in the Mediterranean. Do they ...

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Marching on Behalf of a Gangster

Last week, a crowd estimated at between 1,000 and 2,000 Mexicans marched and demonstrated ...

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Barbarians at the Mall Entrance

What do you call it when thousands of dark-skinned, slum-dwelling youths conspire on Faceb...

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Michelle Bachelet

Man’s Eternal Struggle for Self-Importance

Chile is one of many faraway countries of which I know nothing, but I was intrigued to rea...

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Capriles Randonksi and Hugo Chavez

Civil War in Venezuela?

Although Hugo Chavez managed to beat rival Henrique Capriles Randonski in the October 2012...

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Augusto Pinochet

Reconsidering Pinochet

With the passing of Hugo Chávez, we got a lot of crocodile tears from liberals claiming...

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Marco McMillian

The KKKrazy Glue That Holds the Obama Coalition Together

We are constantly told that the GOP is doomed because it’s the party of straight whi...

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A Furor Over Foreskins

Last year I wrote about the anti-circumcision campaign here in California, and now another...