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Jon Lee Anderson

5 articles

Fidel’s Heir

A profile of Hugo Chávez.


The Devil They Know

A profile of former Liberian president Charles Taylor, who was sentenced to 50 years today after being convicted of committing crimes against humanity.


The Revolutionary

A profile of Hugo Chávez, two years into his presidency.


The Power of Gabriel García Márquez

On Gabo and his complicated role in the country of his birth, Colombia.


Pashean Play

At a dinner party, the author meets one of Afghanistan’s last remaining maskhara  an entertainer, thief and murderer.