Americans: Pay Attention to Venezuela (Part I)

This topic is back on my blog because two days ago my Aunt was beaten and robbed by a gang of thieves in Venezuela. They took nearly everything she had, including every scrap of food, and left her and my elderly great-uncle in bad shape. This horrifying violation of my family's peace of mind has … Continue reading Americans: Pay Attention to Venezuela (Part I)

VENEZUELA : S H O R T   H I S T O R Y    L E S S O N 

With the events in Venezuela finally coming to peoples' attention in the US, I thought I'd put together a simplified, abridged version of the events of the last few decades and how Venezuela got to where it is today.  FIRST OF ALL, this nonsense started with (fucking) Hugo Chavez. When Chavez originally came to power … Continue reading VENEZUELA : S H O R T   H I S T O R Y    L E S S O N