The problem is that legality doesn't necessarily persuade those who retain malicious values, like racism, in the United States.
Both Maduro and Trump parachuted into their respective presidencies, without knowing what the hell they are supposed to be doing in such an important position.
While the visit was a way of building on the continued friendship between our two nations, it's worth looking at the two issues of disagreement we need to resolve.
The United States is far removed from world peace and promoting the concepts of democracy. It is closer to perpetuating conflicts around the world.
To place all blame on the incompetence of Trump would reveal historical amnesia.
Two dozen Amazon tribes people – men, women and children – camp under the open sky on the side of a freeway. The voiceover tells us that we are in Boa Vista, capital of the Brazilian state of Roraima, on the Venezuelan border. Poverty, begging and neglect; nothing new there, apart from the origin of these people, [Read more]
Let there be no doubt: Although Trump may drop bombs on half the world, this doesn’t mean he is going to ignore his southern neighbors.
Trump insists in presenting immigrants as "bad hombres." But it is a lie. Don't believe it.
In this unusual world turned upside down, the decisions of these two presidents, and what happens to their countries, will affect us all.
It can be inferred from Trump’s public announcements and positions that trade protectionism will probably characterize the economic policy of his government; a highly expansive public spending policy focused on infrastructure, defense development and tax cuts. That would imply, on the one hand, the revision of trade [Read more]