Venezuela has attracted international media attention for decades. The populist regime installed by Ugo Chavez in 1999 pretended to be the quintessence of the 21st century revolutionary policies.
Hailed by leftists and ‘anti-imperialists,’ Chavez managed to isolate, by force, any critical voice and to rule the country for almost 20 years.
But, despite the fact that Venezuela is an oil producing country, in the years of the ‘Bolivarian Revolution’ the economic situation deteriorated and the pov...

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