Hugo Chavez may have spewed hate, but he always kept a lid on repression. That may be over now.
The Beginning of the End of ChavismoNicolás Maduro won. Now he will be blamed for everything that goes wrong.
Hugo’s VictorWhy Chávez’s appointed heir, Nicolás Maduro, will win Venezuela’s presidential election, even though the country’s a wreck.
The Ghost of Hugo ChávezHow his economically disastrous, politically effective ideology will haunt the country he ruined.
Chávez Is Dead, Oz Is Not So Powerful, and Drone Paranoia WorksThe week’s most interesting Slate stories.
Why Did Hugo Chávez Hate the United States So Much?He once wielded a ceremonial gavel at the New York Stock Exchange.