The Oil and the Glory

Why cancer or no cancer, Chavez will run for re-election

When Patrick Duddy, the former U.S. ambassador to Venezuela, thinks about the ailing Venezuelan president, Hugo Chavez, he is reminded of the 1961 epic El ...

The Oil and the Glory

The man who could be Venezuela’s next president — if the Chavistas let him

Venezuela President Hugo Chavez's disclosure that his cancer has recurred raises hard questions about his ability to campaign for re-election in October. If he lacks ...

The Oil and the Glory

Is Venezuela on the cusp of a post-Chavez oil boom?

If Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is forced to drop his bid for re-election for health reasons, will the primary repercussion for the West be the ...

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