Op-Ed / Short Articles

Agenda Pública

De la promoción al repliegue: democratizar en plena erosión democrática

https://agendapublica.es/de-la-promocion-al-repliegue-democratizar-en-plena-erosion-democratica/

IQ Latino

America’s challenge to fix its democracy starts with immigration

https://iqlatino.org/2021/americas-challenge-to-fix-its-democracy-starts-with-immigration/

Venezuela and a new negotiation effort: round #5

https://iqlatino.org/2021/venezuela-and-a-new-negotiation-effort-round-5/

Agenda Pública

De La ‘Cubanización’ De Venezuela A La ‘Venezuelanización’ De Cuba

https://agendapublica.es/de-la-cubanizacion-de-venezuela-a-la-venezuelanizacion-de-cuba/

Caracas Chronicles

Understanding the ‘Woke’ Movement Is Understanding Exclusion

https://www.caracaschronicles.com/2021/07/12/understanding-the-woke-movement-is-understanding-exclusion/

IQ Latino

Disinformation Wars Florida Style

https://iqlatino.org/2021/disinformation-wars-florida-style/

Nicaragua’s authoritarian drift

https://iqlatino.org/2021/nicaraguas-authoritarian-drift/

Biden and the broken immigration system

https://iqlatino.org/2021/biden-and-the-broken-immigration-system/

Caracas Chronicles

Our Opposition’s Uncomfortable Silence About Colombia

https://www.caracaschronicles.com/2021/05/13/our-oppositions-uncomfortable-silence-about-colombia/

El Toque

Problemas comunes, miradas divergentes: las propuestas de WOLA para Cuba y Venezuela

https://eltoque.com/propuestas-de-wola-para-cuba-y-venezuela

Caracas Chronicles

Bukele and Venezuela’s Obsession With Strongmen

https://www.caracaschronicles.com/2021/05/07/bukele-and-venezuelas-obsession-with-strongmen/

Agenda Pública

¿Hay un problema de sucesión dentro del chavismo?

https://agendapublica.es/hay-un-problema-de-sucesion-dentro-del-chavismo/

AlterNet

Here’s the truth about the Latino electorate — and a wake-up call for Democrats

https://www.alternet.org/2021/04/democrats-latino-vote/

Here’s the underlying problem in American debates about immigration

https://www.alternet.org/2021/03/immigration-debates/

There’s a growing body of evidence showing the Republican Party has a paramilitary wing

https://www.alternet.org/2021/03/republican-paramilitaries/

Republicans couldn’t give Trump what he wanted on Jan. 6 — so they’re going for a consolation prize

https://www.alternet.org/2021/03/voter-suppression-2651011462/

GOP radicalization won’t stop on its own

https://stoehr.substack.com/p/gop-radicalization-wont-stop-on-its?r=5msd&utm_campaign=post&utm_medium=web&utm_source=twitter

Biden’s two years to undo Trump’s damage to democracy

https://www.alternet.org/2021/02/biden-democracy/

The Republican embrace of white Christian nationalism

https://www.alternet.org/2021/02/white-christian-nationalism/

Venezuela’s Hugo Chavez was forgiven for his first coup attempt in the name of national unity — the rest is history

https://www.alternet.org/2021/02/donald-trump-hugo-chavez/

How Trump became his own worst enemy on his signature issue

https://www.alternet.org/2021/02/trump-immigration/

Trump judges will stop Biden if Dems don’t move on immigration reform now

https://www.alternet.org/2021/01/joe-biden-immigration-2650157477

NACLA

Magazuelans: How Venezuelan Americans Embraced Trump as Their Savior
https://nacla.org/venezuelan-american-trump-voters

Agenda Pública

Venezuela: ¿de la erosión democrática al Estado fallido?
http://agendapublica.elpais.com/venezuela-de-la-erosion-democratica-al-estado-fallido/

El estrecho camino hacia la democracia de Venezuela
http://agendapublica.elpais.com/lealtad-o-conveniencia-el-matrimonio-forzado-entre-maduro-y-los-militares-en-venezuela/

Loyalty or convenience: the forced marriage between Maduro and the military in Venezuela.
http://agendapublica.elpais.com/lealtad-o-conveniencia-el-matrimonio-forzado-entre-maduro-y-los-militares-en-venezuela/

Political Science Now

Florida: We have a problem
https://politicalsciencenow.com/florida-we-have-a-problem/

23yFlager

El mito del voto venezolano en la Florida

https://23yflagler.com/el-mito-del-voto-venezolano-en-la-florida/

La conquista del voto puertorriqueño en la Florida
https://23yflagler.com/la-conquista-del-voto-puertorriqueno-en-la-florida/

El ambicionado Voto Latino en la Florida
https://23yflagler.com/el-ambicionado-voto-latino-en-la-florida/

El techo de cristal en clave latina
https://23yflagler.com/el-techo-de-cristal-en-clave-latina/

De inconsistencias ideológicas y fanatismos políticos: una mirada a la diáspora venezolana desde la Florida.
https://23yflagler.com/de-inconsistencias-ideologicas-y-fanatismos-politicos-una-mirada-a-la-diaspora-venezolana-desde-la-florida

Havana Times

Venezuela: Perspectives post 6D
http://www.havanatimes.org/sp/?p=111126

Venezuela’s pre-electoral climate: one week after 6D
https://www.havanatimes.org/sp/?p=111097

Venezuela just before the elections
https://www.havanatimes.org/?p=115303

Lead Up to the Venezuelan Elections
https://www.havanatimes.org/?p=115261

Elections in Venezuela: the context
https://www.havanatimes.org/sp/?p=111031

Short articles

Camelot and the first Democrat debate
http://neorika.com/camelot-y-el-primer-debate-democrata-de-maria-isabel-puerta/

Crisis in Venezuela: analysis of the situation after a month of protests
https://infovnzla.com/2014/03/23/crisis-in-venezuela-analysis-of-the-situation-after-a-month-of-protests/

The condemnation of proto-totalitarian Chavismo[reposted from my blog:
https://maripuerta.wordpress.com/2015/09/13/la-condena-del-chavismo-proto-totalitario/] http://americanuestra.com/la-condena-del-chavismo-proto-totalitario/ 

What happened?
http://www.cesarmiguelrondon.com/opinion-2/el-espacio-de-mis-amigos/que-fue-lo-que-paso-maria-isabel-puerta/

Crisis in Venezuela: Profile of actors on the political scene after a month of protests (II)
http://larepublica.pe/20-03-2014-/crisis-en-venezuela-perfil-de-los-actores-en-la-escena-politica-tras-un-mes-de-protestas-ii

Crisis in Venezuela: Profile of actors on the political scene after a month of protests

http://larepublica.pe/19-03-2014/crisis-en-venezuela-perfil-de-los-actores-en-la-escena-politica-tras-un-mes-de-protestas

Crisis in Venezuela: analysis of the situation after a month of protests PERU
http://larepublica.pe/13-03-2014/crisis-en-venezuela-analisis-de-la-situacion-tras-un-mes-de-protestas

The lack of electoral competitiveness in Venezuela
https://es.panampost.com/maria-isabel-puerta/2013/11/13/la-falta-de-competitividad-electoral-en-venezuela/

Venezuela: The Framework of Post-Chavismo
https://panampost.com/maria-isabel-puerta/2013/10/10/venezuela-the-framework-of-postchavismo/

Tales from a Venezuelan abroad
https://es.panampost.com/maria-isabel-puerta/2013/10/08/anecdotas-de-un-venezolano-en-el-exterior/

Research? How do you eat that?!
https://caracaschronicles.wordpress.com/2013/06/26/research-con-que-se-come-eso/

University of Carabobo: How to find the path from violence to peace
http://revistasic.gumilla.org/2011/universidad-de-carabobo-como-encontrar-el-camino-de-la-violencia-a-la-paz/