Hugo Chávez

Venezuela – a Latin American tragedy

Euan Mullock reflects on the situation in Venezuela, long one of the region’s wealthiest countries, but now a nation gripped by a sharp economic downturn, an incredibly unpopular government, and the highest murder rate in the world.

¿Viva la Revolución Bolivariana? Chávez’s state and Chávez’s social movement

Josh Newmark examines the implications, for socialists, of the PSUV’s drubbing in Venezuela’s December election.