04.05.2011 [English] - President of the European Council Herman Van Rompuy "will now be able to address the United Nations no differently from US president Barack Obama, Venezuela's Hugo Chavez or Russia's Dimitri Medvedev,” reports EUObserver.
28.04.2011 [Media Matters for America (blog)] - Fox's resident energy misinformer (and birther) Eric Bolling appeared on Fox & Friends this morning to comment on the economy and criticized the Obama administration while comparing gas prices in Venezuela ($.07/gallon) and Saudi Arabia ($.44/gallon)
17.05.2011 [Washington Post (blog)] - Colombia has been a democratic ally, resisting Hugo Chavez at every turn. This is how we repay the presently pro-American country? Every day and week we delay, other countries, unhobbled by protectionist leaders, stake out more and more of the market
17.05.2011 [Cuba Headlines] - Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez, Cuba's closest and most vocal ally, offered an opportunity for another gesture of conciliation at the summit, briefly shaking hands with Obama late Friday. Yesterday's summit group photo and working sessions were to