The history of Latin America and the Caribbean is plagued with dictators. That is why in 2001, the 34 countries of the OAS agreed to and signed the Inter-American Democratic Charter.
Venezuela has stopped publishing money supply data, depriving the public of the best available tool to ascertain soaring inflation in one of the world's worst-performing economies.
El discurso oficial del gobierno venezolano afirma que no hay crisis sino conspiración, que no hay escasez, que no hay hambre.
The embattled administration of President Nicolas Maduro expropriated two bakeries as the Venezuelan government deepened its socialist economic policies.
After decades of irrelevance under previous leaderships, the 34-country OAS has become the region's best option to restore democracy in Venezuela.
The nonprofit Transparency International says it has identified at least 511 companies that are either wholly or majority owned by the government of Venezuela — and 70 percent of them are losing money,
There is a world of difference between the unilateral imposition of sanctions by the United States and the invocation of the O.A.S. democratic charter.
What can be done to halt Venezuela’s implosion, organise a humanitarian rescue and achieve a return to democracy? Radicals in the opposition trusted in a popular uprising.
Bitcoins are increasingly accepted online for buying real-world goods and services. And, unlike the Venezuelan bolivar, the virtual currency has been going up in value.
Congratulations To Bolivarian Socialism - Venezuela's Breakfast Now Costs More Than A Day's Work
The Central Bank of Venezuela says the country is down to just $10.5 billion in foreign reserves. At the same time, Caracas has to meet debt obligations of $7.2 billion this year.
The World Economic Forum, on its Tourism competitiveness ranking of 2015, placed Venezuela as the 110 of 141 countries, just under Albania, Kuwait, Nicaragua and El Salvador. In the same year tourism income reached US$575 million
A mother contemplates how she does her food shopping amid shortages and high inflation in Venezuela: Whatever is cheapest in the season is what her children eat, substituting one thing for another and in much smaller portions than before.
The hard-left policies of his idol Hugo Chavez have left a once-rich nation brutalised, devastated and with 2,200 per cent inflation
President Nicolás Maduro has expelled CNN after accusing the international news outlet of “manipulating” information about Venezuela.
The order adds Tareck El Aissami to the US narcotics "kingpin" sanctions list "for playing a significant role in international narcotics trafficking".
Muchos de nosotros hemos alabado al Papa Francisco por su humildad y su tolerancia por las víctimas de la discriminación que el Vaticano había ignorado durante mucho tiempo, pero es hora de decirle alto y claro: ¡salga de Venezuela!
Many of us have praised Pope Francis for his humbleness and for his tolerance toward victims of discrimination who had long been neglected by the Vatican, but it’s time to tell him loud and clear: Get out of Venezuela.
It seems that leaders of the opposition have reached a consensus on pressing for the regional elections. That is progress. And completing the following steps should not be too complicated for them
The president of Venezuela Nicolas Maduro is working to set up a meeting with Pope Francis in hopes of restarting talks with the Venezuelan opposition.
Venezuela is riding its own wave of the fake news phenomenon. Insisting in its lack of accuracy, President Maduro not only has banned the airing of the miniseries about President Chavez, he has ordered the production of an alternate version
As Venezuela crumbles, the regime digs in
Maduro’s dance of disaster: Nicolás Maduro draws the wrong conclusions from the economic crisis
In the declaration, Celac supports “the process of national dialogue” in Venezuela and encourages the parties to resume good faith conversations with a high degree of “constructive commitment.”
At the beginning of 2016, there seemed such promise for opposition politicians in Venezuela, but little was achieved. Can 2017 be different?
A series of reports highlight how rampant crime and insecurity have spurred Venezuelans to leave their home country
In 2015, Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro made a deal he probably doesn’t want to keep: He said he might free jailed political activist Leopoldo López if the United States would free Puerto Rican nationalist Oscar López Rivera.
New currency began circulating in Venezuela this week, the 500, 5,000 and 20,000 bolivar notes appearing first and which, many have pointed out, are barely enough to purchase even the cheapest of items.
En la mitología griega, Heracles venció a la Hidra exponiéndola a la luz y gracias a sus habilidades y fuerza extraordinarias. Fue cortando las cabezas y cauterizando con fuego cada herida, para prevenir que se reprodujeran.
De 500, de 5.000 y de 20.000 bolívares. Tres de los seis nuevos billetes anunciados por el gobierno de Nicolás Maduro hace unas semanas llegaron este lunes a manos de algunos venezolanos un mes después de lo inicialmente anunciado.
Venezuela has issued new larger denomination banknotes in response to the country's soaring rate of inflation.
The Venezuelan opposition has accused President Nicolas Maduro of violating the constitution by delivering his annual state of the nation address before the Supreme Court.
Esta semana el gobierno venezolano ha iniciado una serie de acciones judiciales contra miembros de las organizaciones políticas opositoras y los grupos disidentes del país.
Venezuela jailed three anti-government politicians in what the opposition denounced on Thursday as a new crackdown on dissent in the economically struggling country.
Venezuela's National Assembly, which is controlled by opposition parties, has declared that President Nicolas Maduro has "abandoned his post".
La Asamblea Nacional de Venezuela declara el "abandono del cargo" del presidente Nicolás Maduro: qué significa y qué consecuencias puede tener
A majority of lawmakers in the chamber feel that Maduro’s exercise of his office is at the margin of the constitutional duties of the presidency and they blame him for the “serious rupture of the constitutional order,”
Se trata del quinto aumento en un año y cuando entre en vigencia, el próximo 15 de enero, elevará ambas erogaciones a 40.683 bolívares
The appointment of Tareck El Aissami as Vice President of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela can only be useful to close the already small spaces for a political solution to the crisis in the country
El valor de la moneda digital bitcoin crece y crece. Y una de las causas es la crisis que atraviesa Venezuela.