Luis Fleischman

Feb 1, 2019
Foreign policy is not a priority for the American average citizen. With some notable exceptions, constituencies do not contact Congressional offices on foreign affairs. But very often foreign affairs affect our security or our interests.

Jan 25, 2019
Strong sanctions must be applied on the military as a whole, and this must include sanctions on the entire oil sector. Likewise, the U.S. must reach out to the European community asking them to follow suit. Venezuelan officers must be sanctioned.

Nov 28, 2018
Pushing back against extremism anti-Semitism is also the obligation of both parties in Congress, the president, and every sector of a civil society.

Sep 27, 2018
The polls show that the candidates leading the polls are the candidates of the extremes: Jair Bolsonaro on the right and Fernando Haddad on the left.

Jul 18, 2018
Outgoing Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos urged Trump to demand Putin to cease his support of Venezuela. Russia is a greater challenge than President Trump is willing to admit. Latin America is a portion of that challenge to take seriously.

Jun 22, 2018
There are reasons to celebrate Ivan Duque’s victory in Colombia, but there are reasons to be concerned. All it takes is for Colombia to face an economic crisis or public discontent with the performance of Ivan Duque's government.

May 10, 2018
In the Philippines, the desertion of high military officers persuaded the government that it could no longer continue. No military coup took place. The military followed the popular will, leaving no choice for Ferdinand Marcos. This is what needs to be encouraged in Venezuela.

Apr 9, 2018
It is only a matter of time before Assad takes full control of the country. Then Russia and Iran will secure a stronger presence in the Mideast. Besides Iran and Russia, Turkey is also expanding into Syria.

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