Tag Archives: Venevision

Chavez & the Media: A History of Conflict

by Allison Dickinson Special to Sutradhar’s Market Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez Frías is a polarizing figure, seemingly either adored or despised, depending upon the commenting public figure or media outlet. Venezuela’s media have had a tumultuous relationship with the leader, … Continue reading

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Of Oligarchs & Media Owners

by Rick Rockwell Recently the question came this way about whether it was easy to tell the difference between an oligarch and a crusading media owner. On its face, that seems like an easy question.  When thinking about oligarchs the … Continue reading

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