“Venezuela’s eminent collapse was decades in the making”
“Truth has little to do with it. What will determine the outcome is what the Army decides to do in the next few days and weeks.”
“Maduro declares a state of emergency over the rapidly deteriorating country. This gives him virtual dictatorial authority, and that’s not good”.
“The most likely scenario is an imminent economic collapse and a humanitarian crisis. Internationally, it will imply the largest and messiest emerging market sovereign default since the Argentine crisis of 2001. The situation is made worse by the inability of…
“Venezuela has fought hard for the title, but in recent times there’s little doubt it’s emerged as the world’s most perpetually almost-dead country. Today, the market is again giving Venezuela a stern kicking. But analysis by PreData suggests the country’s…
“What has failed in Venezuela is not ‘socialism’ as the capitalist media likes to highlight in their propaganda campaign. It is precisely the opposite.”
“While there are no public cracks in military support for Maduro, one former Army commander, who participated in the 1992 coup and still considers himself ‘Chavista’, caused waves this week when he backed the recall referendum”.