This Simon Bolivar statue in Caracas will soon have a rival in DoralVenezuelan 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 >>
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 >>
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 >>
Patricia Poleo, a Venezuelan journalist and political activist, is accused of murder. She's in exile in Miami.