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The Venezuela I Knew and the Venezuela Now

The Venezuela I Knew and the Venezuela Now

By Daniel Nardini With Venezuela tottering on the brink of collapse and possibly civil war, it is almost impossible for me to imagine this was the same country I saw… Read more »

Possible American Hostages in China

Possible American Hostages in China

By Daniel Nardini The United States has made a formal request under an extradition treaty with Canada for Huawei Technologies Corporation Chief Financial Officer Meng Wanzhou. Wanzhou has been accused… Read more »

Judge Rules Against 2020 Census Citizenship Question

Judge Rules Against 2020 Census Citizenship Question

By Daniel Nardini It seems that U.S. President Donald Trump just cannot get his way with the courts. New York District Court Judge Jesse M. Furman ruled that the Trump… Read more »

Mexico on Maduro’s Side?

Mexico on Maduro’s Side?

By Daniel Nardini At the Lima Group conference, Mexico was the sole Latin American country NOT to sign a declaration that was critical of Venezuelan dictator Nicolas Maduro taking control… Read more »

The Influenza Pandemic

The Influenza Pandemic

By Daniel Nardini It killed an estimated five percent of the world’s population of the time. An estimated 50 to 100 million people died in one of the worst pandemics… Read more »

A Sound Aid Plan

A Sound Aid Plan

By Daniel Nardini In a strange reversal, U.S. President Donald Trump has pledged to invest $5.6 billion into an aid plan by Mexico to help three countries in Central America…. Read more »

Venezuela’s Paper Monopoly

Venezuela’s Paper Monopoly

By Daniel Nardini Venezuela’s last independent newspaper, El Nacional, stopped printing its newspapers. Why? Because the Venezuelan government, under dictator Nicolas Maduro, has a complete monopoly on the country’s paper… Read more »

Birthday of the Bill of Rights

Birthday of the Bill of Rights

By Daniel Nardini It is something we as Americans take for granted. December 15th is the day that the first 12 amendments to the U.S. Constitution were adopted by all… Read more »

The Border Wall is a Dead Issue

The Border Wall is a Dead Issue

By Daniel Nardini It seems that U.S. President Donald Trump has not quite gotten the message yet—the U.S. mid-term elections delivered a decisive blue (Democrat) wave against the Republicans and… Read more »

The Rise of Political Leftism

The Rise of Political Leftism

By Daniel Nardini A few years back, when I was in the hospital for heart treatment, I had asked doctors and nurses if they knew who Vladimir Lenin, Joseph Stalin,… Read more »