Archive for Category: "South America"

February 7, 2012 05:43

Mexico Nominates First Major Female Presidential Candidate

Vasquez Mota, a one-time journalist and economist, has served in the government as a legislator, as education secretary, and as the country’s first female social development secretary. She also was Mr. Calderon’s campaign manager.

January 23, 2012 09:05

Obama chooses Venezuela over Canada in Keystone cop-out

Obama picks Marxist dictator Chavez’s oil instead of ethical Canadian oil choosing Hollywood celebs over middle class workers. What a hypocrite.

January 16, 2012 16:20

New Guatemalan President appeals to US for help in drug war

In his inaugural address Saturday in Guatemala City before a crowd that included more than a dozen heads-of-state, Perez appealed to Mexico and the United States to help Guatemala fight drug trafficking.

January 11, 2012 17:36

Iran’s Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez taunt US over ‘big atomic bomb’

Iran’s President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad and Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez joked about having “a big atomic bomb” and mocked US disapproval during a meeting between the two allies in Caracas. – The Telegraph

January 10, 2012 06:02

Allen West: Iranian missiles could threaten south Florida

“The enemy sees weakness…” “One thing that troubles me is the fact that Mahmoud Ahmajinedad next week will be traveling to Latin America and coming up through Central America. We know that there are some concerns about Iran establishing missile bases in Venezuela. We’re on the crux of having what could be a twenty first century Cuban missile crisis that could threaten us right down here in south Florida.”

January 9, 2012 07:35

Iran Woos Anti-American Allies in Latin America

Iran has expanded its economic, political and military influence in Latin America, taking advantage of an upswell of anti-American sentiment in the region led by Chavez and his eight-nation Bolivarian Alliance for the Americas. –

December 5, 2011 10:07

Hugo Chávez echoes Obama – need more time to establish utopian socialism

Mr. Chávez pledged, “we will deepen the socialist revolution: socialism, socialism and more socialism. – O’Grady at WSJ

November 9, 2011 09:10

DeMint reveals concerns with Amb. Aponte, a controversial Obama appointment

Mari Carmen Aponte had a controversial relationship with a suspected Cuban spy and a provocative op-ed on gay rights that sparked a backlash in El Salvador and throughout Latin America. Ms. Aponte has twice failed to win approval from the U.S. Senate, but was recess appointed by President Obama.

November 9, 2011 06:24

Obama Sells out Latin America to Reds

Marxists and/or anti-American leftists are in control of the following countries in Latin America: Venezuela, Nicaragua, Ecuador, Bolivia, Argentina, Peru, Cuba, and Brazil.

November 5, 2011 19:30

Colombians kill terrorist FARC leader

Colombia’s president hails killing of Farc leader Alfonso Cano. Santos called Cano’s death the “biggest blow” against the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) in the group’s history.