The link between Venezuela and Cuba
Bolivarian Revolution
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Bolivarian Revolution
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The link between Venezuela and Cuba

Keith Johnson | Foreign Policy - February 27, 2014

WASHINGTON, D.C. – Top U.S. lawmakers from both parties are urging the Obama administration to take a tougher line on Venezuela, which is violently cracking down on…

Costa Rica’s leftist surge isn’t new
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Latin America
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Costa Rica’s leftist surge isn’t new

John McPhaul - January 30, 2014

With all due respect to Agence France Presse, the left-right polarization in Costa Rica isn’t altogether unprecedented. In 1948, Communist Party leader Manuel Mora was the head…

Cosmetics company Avon Costa Rica really does not want you to vote for José María Villalta
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Business
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Cosmetics company Avon Costa Rica really does not want you to vote for José María Villalta

L. Arias - January 17, 2014

Avon, the “company for women,” had its franchise in Costa Rica scolded by the country’s Supreme Elections Tribunal for distributing political propaganda along with its mail-order products.…