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Venezuela Descends Into Chaos

Well reasoned recap of current events. It’s refreshing to read an account that appears to be from a more distant perspective, i.e. not inundated with so much emotion.

February 20, 2014 · 1 Comment

19F – The Night Venezuela Finally Imploded

Originally posted on Caracas Chronicles:
Penned-in protesters in Altamira, awaiting their fate. Tonight, Venezuela is seeing a spasm of violence that’s unlike anything the country has experienced since 1989. Information…

February 20, 2014 · Leave a comment

Day of protest #15

Originally posted on Caracas Chronicles:
From the wee hours, the National Guard blocked all access to Municipio Libertador, barring any chance that the march could reach the Ministry of Justice.…

February 20, 2014 · 2 Comments

Follow What’s Happening

Ways to follow what’s going on today in Venezuela: CNN is covering some. Don’t know what other international media are doing. Twitter: #18F, #SOSVenezuela, #PrayForVenezuela Also for a little background: … Continue reading

February 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

With The Eyes of The World On Venezuela, Many Are Accused of Remaining Blind

Originally posted on cokerdemdepriest:
College students in Venezuela use National Youth Day to march and protest.  At the end of the day, 3 lay dead. Main Author: Shayne; Fact Checker…

February 18, 2014 · Leave a comment

Protests and Yogurtland

Protests and Yogurtland don’t belong together. But I bring them together to highlight the craziness that is Caracas right now. Yesterday there were massive marches (#LaSalida, #12F)  all across the … Continue reading

February 13, 2014 · Leave a comment

Many or Few, Depends on the View

This is a timely article from the foreign press about the Venezuelan Economy. “This is the holy grail,” Vinny says as he boards the flight to Milan. The journey will … Continue reading

January 27, 2014 · Leave a comment

Power Out

A new thrill. According to the news, more than 12 of the 23 states are without electricity, including the one in which we live. The government immediately blamed the far-right … Continue reading

September 3, 2013 · 1 Comment

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