Hugo Chavez

After losing multiple bids for public office as a Republican candidate in Arizona, Scott Fistler has decided to turn his campaign, and name, into something completely different – he has filed to run as a Democrat, now legally named “Cesar Chavez.”  Graham/Evening Standard/Getty Images)

Arizona Dem Congressional Candidate Changes Name To ‘Cesar Chavez’

After losing multiple bids for public office as a Republican candidate in Arizona, Scott Fistler has decided to turn his campaign, and name, into something completely different – he has filed to run as a Democrat, now legally named “Cesar Chavez.”

06/04/2014

Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles is set to announce he will run in elections to replace Hugo Chavez, setting up a make-or-break encounter against the dead president's hand-picked successor, a close adviser to the candidate says. (LEO RAMIREZ/AFP/Getty Images)

Sources Say Venezuelan Opposition Leader Will Announce Bid To Replace Chavez

Venezuelan opposition leader Henrique Capriles is set to announce he will run in elections to replace Hugo Chavez, setting up a make-or-break encounter against the dead president’s hand-picked successor, a close adviser to the candidate says.

03/10/2013

Moore – the Academy Award-winning director of “Bowling For Columbine” and Fahrenheit 9/11 – posted glowing reviews of the late socialist leader on Twitter, who he met personally in recent years. (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images for VF)

Michael Moore Praises His Meeting With Chavez: ‘He Was Happy 2 Finally Meet Someone Bush Hated More Than Him’

Following Hugo Chavez’s death on Tuesday, the longtime opposition leader to U.S. foreign policy in Latin America proved to have at least one American fan – filmmaker Michael Moore.

03/05/2013

President Hugo Chavez was a fighter. The former paratroop commander and fiery populist waged continual battle for his socialist ideals and outsmarted his rivals time and again, defeating a coup attempt, winning re-election three times and using his country's vast oil wealth to his political advantage.   (GERALDO CASO/AFP/Getty Images)

AP: Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez Succumbs To Cancer, Dead At 58

President Hugo Chavez was a fighter. The former paratroop commander and fiery populist waged continual battle for his socialist ideals and outsmarted his rivals time and again, defeating a coup attempt, winning re-election three times and using his country’s vast oil wealth to his political advantage.

03/05/2013

Come the general election, Mitt Romney's stance on foreign policy matters in places like Iran will be heavily examined. (credit: Jessica Kourkounis/Getty Images)

Romney’s Foreign Policy May Mean Hardball Is Back

With the presidential nomination all but locked up, an examination of Mitt Romney’s foreign policy pronouncements and the team advising him on those issues indicates Americans and the world might expect a Republican campaign that reprises the hawkish and often unilateral foreign policy prescriptions that guided Ronald Reagan and George W. Bush.

04/18/2012

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,649 other followers