Venezuela is falling apart because of US economic sabotage and low oil prices which previously bankrupted the USSR and led to its collapse.
Abby Martin Comments On The Attempts Of The US Government Against Venezuela
US-Led Economic War, Not Socialism, Is Tearing Venezuela Apart
Americans have been trained by decades of Cold War propaganda to look for any confirmation that ‘socialism means poverty.’ But in the case of Venezuela and other states not governed by the free market, this cliche simply doesn’t ring true.
By Caleb T. Maupin
12 July, 2016
WASHINGTON — (ANALYSIS) The political and economic crisis facing Venezuela is being endlessly pointed to as proof of the superiority of the free market.