Nicolás Maduro’s lack of legitimacy lies at the very heart of the Venezuelan crisis. Why isn’t he the rightful president of the country? Well, for starters, the two elections he won (in 2013 and 2018) were fraudulent. On top of that, he has “killed hundreds of young people in the streets,” according to his former intelligence chief, Hugo Carvajal, and has used repression to crush his people and hold on to power. It’s no wonder Venezuelans call him “the usurper.”
Youre in Bali, Indonesia, and everything just stops. Everything. The airport is closed. The streets are empty. You cant go outside. Nor can you watch TV, or listen to the radio, or use your cellphone. The lights are off and you cant use any electronic devices. Anyone who dares to break these rules and leave the house is taken back home or otherwise detained.
2019 may well turn out be one of the hottest years on record. Unfortunately, the coming years could be even worse.
“If the devil offered me an interview, I’d go to hell.” — Julio Scherer García, Mexican editor and journalist.
I interviewed Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro in Caracas recently. Unfortunately, it’s quite possible that nobody will ever see the footage. Just 17 minutes into our conversation at the Miraflores presidential palace, Maduro stood up and called the interview off.
Water is life. What if it was hard for you to find clean water on a daily basis? That's the reality for many in El Salvador. This week we travel to San Salvador to meet the young activists fighting against efforts to privatize water.
Sharks are often portrayed as dangerous killers, but the truth is shark attacks on humans are extremely rare. Meanwhile, man kills more than 100-million sharks a year. This week Jorge Ramos joins the “Shark Angel” to see another side of sharks, and learn about the growing movement to save them.
This is the full interview that Venezuela's Nicolas Maduro did not want the world to see. Univision was able to recover the interview from confidential sources 3 months after Jorge Ramos and his team were detained.
The pictures we see of refugees at the border increasingly include children. There’s a reason for that. Migrants know that kids can be their key to entry.
Lucha Libre is one of Mexico's most beloved sports and the enmascadores have become a cultural phenomenon beyond Mexico. We explore the history and more in tonight's episode of Real America with Jorge Ramos.
The Chinese are pouring billions of dollars into Panamanian infrastructure. Just what do they want and what does it mean for the U.S. and the future of the Panama Canal?
Jorge Ramos has been called “Star newscaster of Hispanic TV” and “Hispanic TV’s No. 1 correspondent and key to a huge voting bloc” by The Wall Street Journal. Time magazine put him on one of the covers for its “100 most influential people in the world” (2015 issue) and on the list of “the 25 most influential Hispanics in the United States”.
He has interviewed some of the most influential leaders in the world: Barack Obama, Mitt Romney, George W. Bush, Bill Clinton, Hillary Clinton, Sarah Palin, Harry Reid, Newt Gingrich, John McCain, John Edwards, Al Gore, George Bush Sr., John Kerry, Fidel Castro, Hugo Chávez, Felipe Calderon and dozens of Latin American presidents.
A survey conducted by the Pew Hispanic Center found that Ramos is the second most recognized Latino leader in the country. Latino Leaders magazine chose him as one of “The Ten Most Admired Latinos” and “101 Top Leaders of the Latino Community in the U.S.”
The Miami Herald said, “As household names go, Jorge Ramos is huge…in Miami, Los Angeles and Houston, his newscast consistently beats out all the other networks for the top ratings”. TIME magazine included him in the list of The 140 Best Twitter Feeds of 2012 (@jorgeramosnews)
Ramos has been the anchorman for Noticiero Univision since 1986. In addition, Ramos hosts “Al Punto”, Univision’s weekly public affairs program offering in-depth analysis of the week’s top-stories and exclusive interviews with newsmakers. Also, he is the anchor for the program “Show Me Something” for the English-language network Fusion.