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Latin America

What’s Going on in Honduras?

June 29, 2009

Apparently, the model for successful government in Latin America in recent years has been Hugo Chavez.  Even President Obama is trying to emulate Chavez’s slow buy steady nationalization/consolidation approach!  Confidence and success tend to embolden up-and-coming tin-pot dictators. Such was the situation in Honduras. The President of Honduras and the people, Supreme Court and military of [...]

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Swine Flu Arrives in the USA

April 26, 2009

Another surprise from Latin America:  the US, Canada, Israel, Spain, France, Britain, Australia and New Zealand are either testing for or confirming cases of a deadly swine flu outbreak from (of all places) Mexico! Aside from targeting war vets and political conservatives as potential “man-made disaster makers” (that’s “terrorists” to those living with a post-9/11 worldview), Homeland [...]

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Obama’s Logic in Latin America

April 19, 2009

What’s he getting at I wonder?  See, I’m trying to look passed the obvious — Obama wants other countries to like us so much he’s willing to throw away our long-held principles against left-wing dictatorships in our own hemisphere for temporary political gain.  Like his ideological predecessor, Jimmy Carter, Obama will undoubtedly learn that getting [...]

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