Tue, 13 September 2016
Nicolas Maduro the radically unpopular radical who is President of Venezuela has tied himself to his top brass in the Venezuelan Army and sent out his police to make political arrests. Meanwhile his Legislature demands a vote to recall him, and the economy falls farther and farther in bankruptcy. All this big scale bad news is far outstripped by worse news about everyday life for most Venezuelans, crime, violence, and forced labor and still many families go hungry every night. AP Buro Chief Joshua Goodmanon the crises in Caracas.