Bernardo Ruiz

Bernardo Ruiz is a free-lance writer and documentary producer living in New York City.

President Bush's recent pick of John Negroponte to be U.S. deputy secretary of state is a clear signal this administration has not learned from past mistakes. more

Jan 10, 2007 10:42 PM Dispatches

The Senate ought to scrutinize President Bush's nomination of Robert Gates to the post of defense secretary. Gates carries too much baggage from his days in the Reagan administration, where he was closely involved in the Iran-Contra scandal... more

Nov 21, 2006 1:37 PM Dispatches

The May 1 rallies across the country were the nation's largest coordinated demonstration since the war in Vietnam. more

May 3, 2006 3:19 PM Op-Eds

A new civil rights movement is upon us. more

Mar 29, 2006 5:40 PM Dispatches

You don't have to be an economist to know the Bush administration's new tax cut is a blow to the working poor. more

Jun 5, 2003 12:00 AM Op-Eds

Don't underestimate the Latino voteNovember 14, 2001 70 The political landscape has changed. more

Nov 14, 2001 12:00 AM Op-Eds

Bush nominates Contra veteransJune 27, 2001 The Bush administration is resuscitating the careers of U.S. more

Jun 27, 2001 12:00 AM Op-Eds

Bush nominee a reminder of the Cold WarApril 4, 2001 The Bush administration is adopting a hard-line approach, not just toward China, but toward Latin America as well. more

Apr 4, 2001 12:00 AM Op-Eds