El Nuevo Herald http://wlrn.org en Venezuela's Socialist Millionaires May Be Appalling, But Can We Sanction Them? http://wlrn.org/post/venezuelas-socialist-millionaires-may-be-appalling-can-we-sanction-them <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">El Nuevo Herald journalist Antonio Delgado reported something pretty nauseating this week.</span></p><p>In his<strong> <a href="http://www.miamiherald.com/2014/05/19/4125546/globovision-owners-leave-socialism.html">excellent&nbsp;May 19 article</a></strong>, Delgado details the opulent Coral Gables lifestyle enjoyed by the new owners of the Venezuelan television news network Globovisión.</p> Fri, 23 May 2014 12:20:45 +0000 Tim Padgett 32786 at http://wlrn.org Venezuela's Socialist Millionaires May Be Appalling, But Can We Sanction Them? Was "Cuban Twitter" Dumb Or Defensible? Or Both? http://wlrn.org/post/was-cuban-twitter-dumb-or-defensible-or-both <p>Confession: When <strong><a href="http://wlrn.org/post/cuba-clueless-covert-twitter-scheme-tweets-us-policy-failure">I criticized ZunZuneo</a> </strong>as the story emerged earlier this month, I left something important unsaid.</p><p>I support its basic intent. That is, the effort to help Cubans or anyone else access news, information and opinions that authoritarian governments around the world try to block.</p> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 02:56:43 +0000 Tim Padgett 30729 at http://wlrn.org Was "Cuban Twitter" Dumb Or Defensible? Or Both? The Miami Herald Has A New President And Publisher http://wlrn.org/post/miami-herald-has-new-president-and-publisher <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Miami Herald Media Company has a new president and publisher—and it didn't have to look too far. Alexandra&nbsp;</span>Villoch<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, currently Senior Vice President for advertising, will start her new role on April </span>14<sup>th</sup><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. The announcement was made to a receptive room mostly comprised of Herald employees.</span></p><p>Villoch is the first woman to fill the role in the company's 110-year history.</p> Mon, 07 Apr 2014 19:13:50 +0000 Wilson Sayre 30406 at http://wlrn.org The Miami Herald Has A New President And Publisher El Nuevo Herald Metro Columnist Daniel Shoer Roth http://wlrn.org/post/el-nuevo-herald-metro-columnist-daniel-shoer-roth <p></p> Mon, 06 Aug 2012 17:00:00 +0000 Joseph Cooper & Paul Leary 16092 at http://wlrn.org El Nuevo Herald Metro Columnist Daniel Shoer Roth