Opinion

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Sanctions against Venezuela: Colossal hypocrisy

Venezuela and its allies have reacted strongly to what they call an attack on Venezuela's national sovereignty.

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Of rhinos and candidates

Readers may be interested to know that a female black rhinoceros played an important part in the struggle to clean up corrupt elections in São Paulo, Brazil, in 1958.

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Love, revolution, Lula: films from Latin America

Two new films from Latin America dramatize the progressive histories of Cuba and Brazil: one an allegory, the other a biopic of a charismatic leader.