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The Latin American left is back in the news thanks to the Edward Snowden saga, but the movement still hasn't found a leader to replace Hugo Chávez.
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As Venezuelans head to the polls to replace Hugo Chávez, a crazy campaign takes a turn toward the truly bizarre.
The United States never tried to kill the late Venezuelan leader. In fact, we may have even saved his life.
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For those who loved and reviled Venezuela's president in equal measure, El Comandante leaves behind two very different legacies.
China just passed the United States as the world's leading oil importer. America should be happy to be No. 2.
Hugo Chávez subordinated the needs of Venezuela’s economy to the imperative of keeping himself in power. Now the job of cleaning up falls to his successor.