Daily Archives: 2012-05-23

Venezuela and the Zombie Vote

The forum on election fraud held today in Caracas shed light on a taboo subject. There are many aspects of the fraud, including intimidation, bribery of pollsters, and surely also bribery of the opposition, but the core aspect is shown in the image below, from Operación Libertad Venezuela. As the presentations ended and the floor

The long fight for freedom in Venezuela

In 1999 a former military coupster was sworn in as president in Venezuela: Hugo Chávez. He immediately set out to radically change things, dismounting the institutions, creating ad hoc armed organizations that only answered to him, and all the while spewing hatred on a select sub-sector of the country’s population: The middle class. He accused