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At White House, New Venezuelan First Lady Tells Of ‘Life And Death’ Fight To Oust Maduro Dictatorship

March 28, 2019 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ The wife of the interim president of Venezuela, visiting the White House on Wednesday, said her country is engaged in a life-and-death struggle against an embattled dictatorship. “We’re fighting for life and death, and we know that what will triumph in the end is life,” said Fabiana Rosales, whose husband, Juan […]

No One Is Safe In Maduro’s Venezuela

February 27, 2019 by

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By Ana Quintana ~ Univision news anchor Jorge Ramos and his team were detained in the presidential palace of Nicolas Maduro in Venezuela on Monday evening. After Ramos inquired about electoral fraud and human rights abuses, and played a video of hungry Venezuelans rummaging through garbage, Maduro’s thugs confiscated their equipment and apprehended the journalists. […]

Liberty v. Socialism: Trump on Foreign and Domestic Socialists

February 20, 2019 by

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Trump’s address on socialism to Americans of Venezuelan descent is enlightening.  ~ Mark Alexander  ~   “We must make our election between economy and Liberty, or profusion and servitude.” —Thomas Jefferson (1816) It is no coincidence that on the day after Donald Trump delivered an address on socialism to Americans of Venezuelan descent, socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders announced another presidential […]

Trump Says Venezuela Crisis Marks ‘Twilight Hour Of Socialism’

February 20, 2019 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ The movement for freedom in Venezuela reveals that the “twilight hour of socialism has arrived in our hemisphere,” President Donald Trump said Monday night in a speech in Miami. “The Venezuelan people have spoken, and the world has heard their beautiful voice,” Trump said in his remarks at Florida International University […]

What to do About the Growing Popularity of Socialism

August 30, 2018 by

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By Brad Wenstrup  ~  Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, 28, defeated the third-most powerful Democrat in the House of Representatives, Joe Crowley. (Pphoto: Marco Garcia/Reuters/Newscom) Twenty-eight-year-old democratic socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez jumped into the national spotlight when she defeated longtime Congressman Joseph Crowley in the New York Democratic primary in June. Many view her, along with socialist Sen. Bernie Sanders, […]

Inflation To Hit 1 Million Percent In Collapsing, Socialist Venezuela

July 27, 2018 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Venezuela’s inflation may hit 1 million percent by the end of the year, the International Monetary Fund announced on Monday. This incredible hyperinflation is reminiscent of Weimar Germany during the years immediately after World War I, in which wheelbarrows full of cash were required to buy bare essential items, like a […]

Nets Barely Notice Venezuela’s Vote For Dictatorship

August 1, 2017 by

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By Mike Ciandella ~ Venezuela’s president held a sham election on July 30 that created an assembly out of his own supporters, to bypass that country’s elected representatives and rewrite the constitution. But, inexcusably, the broadcast networks seem to be going out of their way to avoid reporting on this glaring example of how socialism […]