Email from my country-girl former co-worker…

From: “Julia” To: “Francisco” Date: Fri, 30 May 2004 11:11 PM Subject: para tu disfrute Just wanted to share a little story you might like. Hey, I didn’t hear it on Marta Colomina’s show, it’s a personal story. One of my sisters, who still lives in the little sea-side town where I grew up, was persuaded…

Email from my country-girl former co-worker…

From: “Julia” To: “Francisco” Date: Fri, 30 May 2004 11:11 PM Subject: para tu disfrute Just wanted to share a little story you might like. Hey, I didn’t hear it on Marta Colomina’s show, it’s a personal story. One of my sisters, who still lives in the little sea-side town where I grew up, was persuaded…

Email from my country-girl former co-worker…

From: “Julia” To: “Francisco” Date: Fri, 30 May 2004 11:11 PM Subject: para tu disfrute Just wanted to share a little story you might like. Hey, I didn’t hear it on Marta Colomina’s show, it’s a personal story. One of my sisters, who still lives in the little sea-side town where I grew up, was persuaded…

Square this circle…

It’s a replay of last November! In so many ways! First the opposition exceeds its needed tally, and goes euphoric. The government, as soon as it notices the opposition has the signatures (but not earlier, never earlier) starts to allege a sophisticated fraud. Last time, it was the infamous planillas planas, this time, they’re alleging…

Square this circle…

It’s a replay of last November! In so many ways! First the opposition exceeds its needed tally, and goes euphoric. The government, as soon as it notices the opposition has the signatures (but not earlier, never earlier) starts to allege a sophisticated fraud. Last time, it was the infamous planillas planas, this time, they’re alleging…

Square this circle…

It’s a replay of last November! In so many ways! First the opposition exceeds its needed tally, and goes euphoric. The government, as soon as it notices the opposition has the signatures (but not earlier, never earlier) starts to allege a sophisticated fraud. Last time, it was the infamous planillas planas, this time, they’re alleging…

Ineffectual Authoritarianism

This weekend, we’ve seen that the press has been unfair in its treatment of CNE. I realize opinions are so hardened on this subject by now, I’m most unlikely to convince anyone, but think about it: the entire chavista drive to screw up the reparos this weekend happened outside CNE. Whether it’s the military or…

Ineffectual Authoritarianism

This weekend, we’ve seen that the press has been unfair in its treatment of CNE. I realize opinions are so hardened on this subject by now, I’m most unlikely to convince anyone, but think about it: the entire chavista drive to screw up the reparos this weekend happened outside CNE. Whether it’s the military or…