Categoría: Mary Anastasia O´Grady

The Latin Left Hijacks Human Rights: The Inter-American Commission meeting was about revenge, not reconciliation.

An effort by the Organization of American States’ Inter-American Commission on Human Rights to patch old political hatreds got off to a bad start in Montevideo, Uruguay, two weeks ago. The commission deserves most of the blame. What it calls a “memory, truth and justice” curriculum for 2018-19 is an attempt to recall, recognize and record human-rights violations and reconcile societies. But what transpired in Montevideo demonstrates how despised truth-seekers can be among the Latin American left, which has hijacked the term “human rights” for its own political purposes. The event brought some 250 rights advocates together at the...

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The Guns of Venezuela

Agosto 6 2017 Castro is calling the shots in Caracas. Sanctions have to be aimed at him. In a video posted on the internet Sunday morning, former Venezuelan National Guard captain Juan Caguaripano, along with some 20 others, announced an uprising against the government of Nicolás Maduro to restore constitutional order. The rebels reportedly appropriated some 120 rifles, ammunition and grenades from the armory at Fort Paramacay in Valencia, the capital of Carabobo state. There were unconfirmed claims of similar raids at several other military installations including in Táchira. The Cuba-controlled military regime put tanks in the streets and...

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