Patricia Poleo

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2011

    Venezuelan Exiles Throw Arepa in Chavez's Eye with Spinning Simon Bolivar Statue in Doral

    This Simon Bolivar statue in Caracas will soon have a rival in Doral​Venezuelan exiles announced today that they are installing a statue of their country's founding father, Simon Bolivar, in front of the Arepazo restaurant in Doral.The life-size, revolvable statue is intended as an arepa in the ey ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 5, 2007

    "Star Witness" in Poleo Case in Jail Again

    Venezuelan opposition journalist Patricia Poleo has lived in Miami since she was accused of being the "intellectual author" of the murder of a prominent pro-Chavez prosecutor, Danilo Anderson. (New Times published a feature story about the case in February.) Venezuela's Ministry of Justice impli ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 15, 2007

    Patricia Poleo: Fugitive, or Mercenary?

    I met Venezuelan blogger Luis Carlos Daz at a media conference at University of Miami last week. He told me that he had just published a post about my article on Patricia Poleo. It seems he thought it was pretty skewed. A rough translation of his comment: "The press in Miami received me with an ... More >>

  • News

    February 1, 2007

    The Fugitive

    Patricia Poleo, a Venezuelan journalist and political activist, is accused of murder. She's in exile in Miami.