Univision news anchor Jorge Ramos and his team were detained in the presidential palace of Nicolas Maduro in Venezuela on Monday evening.
Ana Quintana is a policy analyst for Latin America and the Western Hemisphere in The Heritage Foundation’s Allison Center for Foreign Policy Studies.
February 27, 2019, 1:55 PM EST
January 30, 2019, 2:38 PM EST
Many on the left have for years cheered Venezuelan dictator Nicolas Maduro and his predecessor, Hugo Chavez, as heroes of “21st-century socialism.”
April 5, 2018, 9:19 AM EDT
Over the Easter weekend, news broke about a caravan of Central American migrants heading for the U.S. Led by Pueblo Sin Fronteras, the group of over 1,000 migrants was planning to enter the U.S. illegally. Some were also planning to illegally stay in Mexico.
August 4, 2017, 10:07 AM EDT
Over the weekend, Venezuela succumbed to dictatorship. It’s going to take a concerted international effort to reverse this ugly development.
April 21, 2017, 3:43 PM EDT
Upward of 2 million Venezuelans have taken to the streets in protest.
October 28, 2016, 12:35 PM EDT
This breaks decades of bipartisan support for U.S. law.
June 3, 2016, 2:14 PM EDT
It seems the “Socialism of the 21th Century” is really no different from socialism from the past.