A year after the death of Hugo Chavez Frias, we take time to reflect about his life, his virtues and limitations, his public promises, achievements and unfinished work. Chavez was a bold thinker, uncompromising in his goal of constructing a new, just, economically productive Venezuela.
October 30, 2012
Life has improved for a great number of Venezuelans over the last decade.
October 17, 2012
When the Great Recession struck, City Life/Vida Urbana was there, confronting bank power with people power.
August 27, 2012
We visited Gerardo Hernandez at a maximum-security prison in Victorville, CA - as new court filings show the U.S. government paid Miami-based journalists to file negative stories about the Cuban Five.
June 11, 2012
We visited Gerardo Hernandez for the fifth time and, as usual, his spirits seemed higher than ours despite the fact that he resides in a maximum-security federal prison.
July 15, 2011
A chronicle of a visit to the Cuban Five agent in a California prison shows tight security and endless longing for justice.