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Eco-divide: this changes everything

Richard Swift considers why the environmental crisis is as much of a challenge to the Left as it is to the Right.…

  • Tue Sep 6 07:51:13 2016
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  • Sat Apr 5 07:01:01 2003
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Chávez - neither Satan nor Saviour

Early in 2006, while researching a magazine about Venezuela*, I wasinvited to dinner at a lovely house in a very pleasant neighbourhood ofCaracas. My host was anxious that I should not be fooled by governmentpropaganda. Passing journalists and intellectuals from the North were,she felt, rather vulnerable to it.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Peru's narrow escape from more Fujimori

Vanessa Baird reports from Peru, which has just elected a left-leaning President.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The Poison of Pinochet

The one distinctive mark left by General Augusto Pinochet, Chile’sbe-shaded terrorist, will be the celebration of his death. That’s notaccorded to many, and I can’t off-hand think of another who’s beengranted it recently, at least not after dying in bed. The BBC’s radioobituary slot turned to a Swiss entrepreneur who had the honour ofinterpreting between Pinochet and Margaret Thatcher – another candidatefor the same accolade, I suppose.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Venezuela - watch out!

Human Rights Watch report panned.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Who is Hugo Chavez Frias?

Jody McIntyre says accusations of a ‘cult of personality’ around the Venezuelan president show prejudice towards the country’s people.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Who is Henrique Capriles Radonski?

Well, he’s definitely not Hugo Chavez. And he’s unlikely to topple the president in October’s elections, as Jody McIntyre reports from Venezuela.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Hugo Chávez was a leader apart

David Ransom celebrates the life of a president with a fondness for Liberation heroes, who used oil wealth to boost ordinary Venezuelans’ quality of life.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Could Venezuela-style housing reforms work for Britain’s Generation Rent?

Samir Jeraj writes on the South American country’s policy of basing rents on construction costs rather than market value.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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