Posts Tagged ‘Venezuela’

October 8th, 2016 - 11:27 pm § in Misc., Russia

While Russia threatens war with the US, The Venezuela’s prize for peace and sovereignty goes to … Vladimir Putin

Masuro: ”I’ve decided to create the Hugo Chavez prize for peace and the sovereignty to Vladimir Putin.  “I think President Vladimir Putin deserves this Hugo Chavez award,” He went on to describe Putin as a “fighter for peace.”[...]

July 18th, 2016 - 4:29 pm § in Misc.



May 24th, 2016 - 12:08 am § in Misc.

Chaos in Venezuela

While the American Presidential Campaign focuses on transgender bathrooms and mania over Bernie, no one is discussing the real issues of foreign policy in places like .. Venezuela.  Once one of the richest and safest nations in Latin America, the Venezuelan government is falling  apart.  Lights f[...]

May 23rd, 2016 - 8:55 am § in Misc.

Where is the US Media While Venezuela is in Crisis?

Caracas (AFP) – If a visitor to Venezuela is unfortunate enough to pay for anything with a foreign credit card, the eye-watering cost might suggest they were in a city pricier than Tokyo or Zurich. A hamburger sold for 1,700 Venezuelan bolivares is $170, or a 69,000-bolivar hotel room is $6,90[...]

April 24th, 2014 - 11:03 pm § in America, Politics

BREAKING NEWS: Coup attempt in Venezuela

Three Venezuelan Air Force Generals Arrested in Coup Plot 25th March 2014.— Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro announced today that three generals of the Venezuelan Air Force have been arrested, after they were denounced by lower-ranking officials for their involvement in alleged coup plans.[...]

December 12th, 2013 - 4:56 am § in Politics

As Christmass Approaches. Venezuela Nationalizes The Stores

Can Government Play Santa? CARACAS, Venezuela — Venezuela’s President Nicolás Maduro intensified his perceived fight Monday against “bourgeois parasites” he accuses of an economic war against the socialist country by threatening to force more stores to sell their merchandise at [...]

November 15th, 2013 - 10:05 am § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: Venezuela jails 100 ‘bourgeois’ businessmen in crackdown

CARACAS, Nov 14 (Reuters) – Venezuela’s socialist government has arrested more than 100 “bourgeois” businessmen in a crackdown on alleged price-gouging at hundreds of shops and companies since the weekend, President Nicolas Maduro said on Thursday. “They are barbaric, t[...]

November 9th, 2013 - 1:02 pm § in America

Failure of State Socialism

Venezuelan shoppers amass outside seized stores CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — As soon as Dorisbell Pena received a text message informing her that President Nicolas Maduro seized control of a nationwide chain of appliance stores Friday, she rushed to the nearest outlet in the hopes of finding whatR[...]

July 5th, 2011 - 6:24 am § in America, Politics

BREAKING NEWS: Chavez Addresses Venezuela from Granma

Message from President Chávez to the Venezuelan people “I hope for much from time. Its immense belly contains more hopes than past events and future events have to be superior to past ones.” Simón Bolívar. Time and its rhythms, time and its mandates, time and its designs, as Ecclesias[...]