April 5, 2004

Point - Counterpoint

Bernardo Alvarez, Venezuela's ambassador to the US replies to the Washington Post, saying,

"Contrary to what the editorial implied, at no time has any group controlled by the government been accused by international organizations of impeding citizens' participation in the electoral process."

I say:

Billboard seen outside a PDVSA refinery in Paraguana just before the signature gathering process: "Your vote is secret, your signature isn't."