6/29/2011 10:41 AM ET
Reporter Simon Romero: "To the many comparisons that can been made between Venezuela and Cuba - two close allies, both infused with revolutionary zeal, driven by movements that revere their ...
11/30/2010 12:20 PM ET
Simon Romero excuses terrorist helper Lori Berenson's "youthful outburst" of support of the Marxist terrorists of Peru's MRTA (she was 26) and wonders why the people of Peru, who suffered mightily ...
5/27/2010 11:16 AM ET
From reporter Simon Romero, sympathy for recently paroled Lori Berenson, ace baker, music teacher, and unrepentant terrorist helper: "Television crews descended on her neighbors-to-be in Lima, ...
3/18/2009 12:33 PM ET
Really? "The Shining Path Maoists now embrace capitalism in the form of an illicit business."
2/16/2009 2:31 PM ET
A Times text box lauds Venezuelan President Chavez's "resilience" in winning a referendum ending term limits - but what of the strong-armed intimidation tactics leading up to the vote?
1/2/2009 10:51 AM ET
Simon Romero falls for the old liberal line on Cuba's "enduring revolution."
9/5/2007 10:46 AM ET
What sort of "strong incentives" apply in a Communist dictatorship? Reporter Simon Romero doesn't ask, but does talk about the "free" health care and education in Cuba.