Fidel Castro
Fidel Castro Writes Letter on Syria: The U.S. Will "Begin a Genocide Against the Arab People"
By Samantha Leal | 08/29/2013 - 10:15

Fidel Castro won't stop sharing his musings on world news - even when he said he would. Despire a promise to retire from his time as a columnist, the 87-year-old has printed a new essay in the Communist Party newspaper Granma, reports the Huffington Post. Taking up nearly a full page, the essay speaks to the conflict in Syria and the dealings of Snowden.

Read more
Hugo Chavez at the Venice Film Festival
Hugo Chávez Body to be Displayed in Glass Tomb
By Samantha Leal | 03/08/2013 - 10:03

As Venezuela (and the world) deals with the late Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez's death, details are coming to light about the polarizing leader's funeral and final resting place. According to the Associated Press, Chavez's body will be preserved and displayed indefinitely inside a glass tomb at a military museum (Museum of the Revolution) that is not far from the palace where he ruled from for 14 years. 

Read more