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Mar 13, 2013 0 Comments

5 Ways to Invest in Venezuelan Freedom Articles / Opinion Editorials


Latin America is seldom in the U.S. news these days. The announcement of Hugo Chávez’s death has been an exception, with TV news networks devoting days to the coverage and analysis. The upcoming April 14th presidential election will also attract considerable media attention. Despite this focus, I have yet to read any analysis or recommendation on how to help Venezuelans regain their lost republican liberties and prevent the Argentine scenario of decades of “Peronism without Peron.” This is my attempt.

In 1999, while I was packing for my first trip to Venezuela with Chávez as president, he issued a warning to our scheduled keynote speaker: “We are waiting for you with lead.” “Lead” in that context in Spanish means “bullets.” Our speaker was noted writer and anti-totalitarian crusader Mario Vargas Llosa. Vargas Llosa had realized early on that Venezuela was embarking on a dangerous road.

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Mar 13, 2013 0 Comments

Joseph Humire on the future of Chavismo Radio


Joseph Humire speaks with Frank Gaffney of Secure Freedom Radio about the future of Latin America’s leaders following Dictator Hugo Chavez’s death.

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