For now, it is not preposterous to proclaim that the only aggressive and dangerous power in the Western Hemisphere is none other than the United States of America, which lies north of the Rio Grande and south of Canada.
Since Jan. 1, 2018, more than 11,980 people have lost their lives, and 23,332 more have been injured, in gun violence in the United States.
Washington retakes the offensive.
[W]hen [John Bolton] included Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua ... in his definition of the “Troika of Tyranny," this evoked memories of the old Axis of Evil, but as a Cold War version.
Nobody wants to be an accessory to the ... bloodshed that might occur in Venezuela as a result of Washington’s desire to take possession of its oil.
[I]f the summit was blustery, it was due to other reasons, not to cloudscapes in the meeting’s organization