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The NYTimes should have spoken with the bishops before publishing Maduro’s Op Ed

My American Thinker post about The New York Times, President Maduro's Op-ed & the bishops in Caracas. In 48 hours, we've seen two rather different assessments of the situation in Venezuela. First, The NY Times opened its editorial page to President Maduro by publishing "A call for peace."  As I posted yesterday at Babalu, this op-ed […]

The New York Times should be embarrassed for printing Maduro’s op-ed

Let's file this one under the "no tiene nombre" category.  We've seen The New York Times print a lot of weird things over the years but this one is beyond belief. Today, The NY Times published an op-ed by Mr Nicolas Maduro and it's embarrassing. Here are a couple of samples: 1) The post is […]

“Los jovenes” are the face of the anti-Maduro movement

My new American Thinker post about young people and Venezuela: "Over the last month, I've seen pictures and videos about the demonstrations in Venezuela.  I am really impressed by the young people, from students to professionals to parents with small children. Just saw the story of Juan Requesens, a student who is the middle of […]

Maduro cracking heads and Obama “en otro planeta”

My new American Thinker post today discussed the growing government crackdown in Venezuela.....here is a portion of it: "Mr Maduro is banking on two things: 1)  The shameful indifference of so many other Latin American countries. The latest player in this shameful game of indifference is the president of Chile who said in a press […]

A report directly from Venezuela

We spoke on Friday night with Comandante Cazorla in Venezuela.  He updated the situation in his homeland. Michael Prada joined me to talk about the influence of Cuba in Venezuela. FRIDAY: Russia, Ukraine, Venezuela and other issues from the front pages.....Listen in now at http://t.co/uJ16TO4RHs. #BlogTalkRadio — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) March 8, 2014  

Memories of Cuba and the current tragedy in Venezuela

We spoke with Victor Triay, Cuban American author, and Fausta Wertz, editor of Fausta's Blog, about Cuba, Pedro Pan, Bay of Pigs, Cuban Americans and the events in Venezuela. THE US-LATIN AMERICA SHOW OF THE WEEK....with Fausta Wertz & Victor Triay.....Listen in now at http://t.co/znKRKPQ6gN. #BlogTalkRadio — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) February 27, 2014  

What if Obama had supported the protesters in Venezuela?

(This is my post at American Thinker) Once again, President Obama has missed a chance to put the US with the people of a country rebelling against a corrupt regime. Remember Iran in 2009?  Remember when Iranians took to the streets to protest a corrupt election?  President Obama stood silent and watched the regime commit atrocities. […]

A morning update from outside Caracas

We spoke Friday morning with Comandante Cazorla in Venezuela....he gave us a personal report plus information about the demonstrations outside of Caracas.   VENEZUELA UPDATE with Comandante Cazorla.......Listen in now at http://t.co/Gu6FuUgmE1. #BlogTalkRadio — Silvio Canto, Jr. (@SCantojr) February 14, 2014  

Venezuela and “se fue la luz” again

We can predict two things about life in Caracas: 1) President Maduro will blame everything on the merchants; and. 2) the lights will go out somewhere in the country. The lights went out again yesterday: "A power outage briefly darkened Venezuela’s capital and other parts of the country Monday night in what President Nicolas Maduro […]

Venezuela: The land of “shortstops” & Miss Universe winners

As we've posted often in blog, Venezuela is an important neighbor in disarray. In other words, "the cubanization of Venezuela" is a sad thing to watch. It's really horrible for those of us who know where "cubanization" leads to! Our friends in Venezuela take a break from their crazy politics and shortages of everything by […]

The Cubanization of Venezuela: “La bola pica y se extiende”

We Cubans have a lot of great expressions. One of my favorites is "la bola pica y se extiende". It means something like "its complicated" and there is no solution around the corner. For months, our friends at Babalu have been telling you about the "Cubanization" of Venezuela.  Let's add one more episode to that […]

More ‘Caracas blues’ and ‘fake fights’ with the US

Let me share this post about Venezuela that I published over at American Thinker. As you may know, the US and Venezuela have been expelling diplomats: "Late Tuesday, the State Department said it was expelling Venezuelan charge d'affaires Calixto Ortega Rios and Second Secretary Monica Alejandra Sanchez Morales at the Washington embassy and Consul Marisol Gutierrez […]

Mama Hugo’s sick puppies and their troubled currencies

Thumbs up to Fausta's Blog for bringing this to our attention. We got more news today that "Chavez' babies" are sick and very sick.  Please get rid of those Venezuelan bolivares and Argentina pesos in your wallet. Cristina's "peso" and Hugo's "bolivar" are in big trouble, the inevitable consequences of mismanagement and corruption! Argentina and […]

Maduro “esta muy podrido” in Venezuela!

President Maduro of Venezuela may want to shoot that little "Hugo bird" who speaks to him from time to time.   Can you blame Maduro if he grabs the little bird by the neck and strangles him? According to The NY Times, the people of Venezuela are not really into Maduro.  On the contrary, they […]

Venezuela’s Rock-Bottom Getting Closer and Closer

We know the Chavez/Maduro Venezuela is one of the models Obama and the "progressive" democrats are looking to in their agenda for the U.S.. It is working out so well for Venezuela, after all... Not too far in the future Venezuelans will look back on these days with nostalgia. If Venezuela was an airplane, impending […]