To catch you up re: Venezuela

A broken socialist economy that enjoyed a variety of industry and was entirely dependent on oil crashed, largely because of Maduro’s failed central planning (recall: I have appointed apolitical military figures to most key ministries and government roles) and the devaluation of oil internationally. This had to do with multiple factors including the Saudis rushing […]

Chavez shakes Venezuelan politics for their health

  As ever in these days Hugo Chávez at the center of the scene in Venezuela. He said Monday he did not want to answer the rumors, but it came out on Thursday. He denied four times in less than 24 hours his condition had worsened health: the 2012 election campaign moves to the rhythm […]