Eight disconnected thoughts about Venezuela

The amazing thing about the unquestioned “The US did it” consensus on the April coup is that it is always assumed or hinted at, never specifically described. CIA involvement is an article of faith. Today’s Seijas poll in TalCual spells trouble for the opposition. Only 48% of Caracas area respondents say they would vote to…

Eight disconnected thoughts about Venezuela

The amazing thing about the unquestioned “The US did it” consensus on the April coup is that it is always assumed or hinted at, never specifically described. CIA involvement is an article of faith. Today’s Seijas poll in TalCual spells trouble for the opposition. Only 48% of Caracas area respondents say they would vote to…

Eight disconnected thoughts about Venezuela

The amazing thing about the unquestioned “The US did it” consensus on the April coup is that it is always assumed or hinted at, never specifically described. CIA involvement is an article of faith. Today’s Seijas poll in TalCual spells trouble for the opposition. Only 48% of Caracas area respondents say they would vote to…

Best Wacky Chavez Story

I’ll never forget it. It was a normal weekday in early 2003 when the familiar music comes on the TV…esta es una transmisión conjunta de la red de radio y…Cadena. The image then takes us to a dark tunnel while the announcer explains that President Chavez has travelled to the Valles del Tuy to personally…

Best Wacky Chavez Story

I’ll never forget it. It was a normal weekday in early 2003 when the familiar music comes on the TV…esta es una transmisión conjunta de la red de radio y…Cadena. The image then takes us to a dark tunnel while the announcer explains that President Chavez has travelled to the Valles del Tuy to personally…