Politics & Policy

High-Flying Drug Links

Wars in the Middle East and other conflicted areas understandably occupy the attention of the American people and our policymakers. While that is reasonable, there are other more subtle threats ...

After Chávez

The Venezuelan National Elections Commission (CNE, in Spanish) last night declared Nicolas Maduro to be the winner of the presidential election by a 50 to 49 percent margin. Four of ...
Politics & Policy

Qaddafi, Chávez, & Co.

When Venezuela’s Hugo Chávez flew to Tripoli in 2004 to receive the Moammar Qaddafi International Prize for Human Rights, he joined a select club. Other  recipients of the prize include ...
Politics & Policy

21st Century Socialism

The Obama administration started out on the wrong foot in world affairs. It used techniques better suited for domestic political campaigns — popularity contests — in its foreign policy. In ...