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Here's the giant loser from todays US-Cuba deal

It has to sting.

Venezuela is in the midst of a ghastly economic crunch. It has some of the world’s worst inflation. Its main source of revenue—crude oil sales—is collapsing along with the dollar price of a barrel. 307 more words

Via Caracas to the Top of Roraima (1/2)

Art. 5/11 Via Caracas to the Top of Roraima (written on 25 March 2013)

Part 1: Dangerous Caracas?

I have just returned from my trip around Venezuela, alive, except some bites of no-see-ums… 816 more words

On The Road

With Oil Prices Falling Venezuela Needs China More Than Ever - Businessweek

Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro had a Plan B in the event the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries declined to back his country’s proposal to cut output to boost prices. 95 more words

China Alert

Terorisme dan Unilateralisme Amerika

Banten Raya, 30 Agustus 2014

Berbeda dengan kondisi beberapa puluh tahun silam dalam sejarah kemanusiaan kita, juga dalam sejarah bangsa-bangsa, dunia saat ini telah mengalami perubahan yang besar, yang diantaranya adalah kesadaran akan Amerika sebagai entitas hipokrisi dunia. 1,465 more words

Kolom Banten Raya

Falling Oil Prices Turn Up The Heat On Venezuela's Maduro

On Nov. 27, as the OPEC oil cartel gathered in Vienna to discuss falling oil prices, the front page of Venezuela’s anti-government Tal Cual newspaper ran a cartoon showing President Nicolás Maduro and his former oil and economic tzar Rafael Ramírez praying before a barrel of oil. 955 more words

Dance of the Banana Republic Dictators

          Venezuela has sponsored a ballet about Hugo Chavez, depicting the late dictator as a boy selling sweets known as “spiders” on the streets, giving up his dream of becoming a professional baseball player, and dancing against the background of riots in 1989, in which several hundred people died. 781 more words