Posts tagged ‘Venezuela’

In scenes that harken back to the days of Jimmy Carter,  a series of compounding failures have produced gas lines across the once-rich and once-proud land of Venezuela. But except for the police and the military – everybody is equal.

Between the Russians and the Chinese, that airport in Caracas is getting crowded. But while the Russians can send in their own planes, China is using Boeing 747s, – which given the current tariff war,  is totally ironic. It highlights how stupid Americans have spent decades helping China,  – our most aggressive natural enemy grow […]

Nicolas Maduro’s trusted young toady is in Moscow today, – to get some bad news from Putin’s man Sergay Lavrov.  Jorge Arreaza is a newcomer to the world stage, – Lavrov has been doing this all his life. Jorge will return to Caracas with “encouragement” for Maduro, – i.e. a stern warning covered in a […]

In this clip – some troops can be seen with the protesters, – and they know how to fling back the tear gas rounds that Maduro’s loyalists are firing.  This division of loyalty in Maduro’s forces is why Putin sent in his elite Russians. This could get very bloody before it ends. Remember:  You can […]

If ONLY CNN had been doing REAL REPORTING all along,  – through those Obama years…. This video – a well-edited 10 minute clip,  – highlights what many have long suspected,  – that under Chavez and now Maduro,  official Venezuela got into the drug trade BIG TIME,  – and that drug money is keeping the Army […]

America’s left-leaning media is all but silent,  – as late Tuesday night a third major power outage spread across Socialist Venezuela. Without power – their oil production is cut,  – meaning no money coming in to the national coffers…  How to pay the troops and police…?.

As the SECOND prolonged power outage brings modern life in Socialist Venezuela to a standstill, opposition leader Juan Guaidó asked his followers to gather outside Maduro’s Palace. It was risky,  Maduro’s remaining loyal military – and his Russian bodyguards,  – might have opened fire…. video

As Venezuela’s SECOND nation-wide power outage drags on,  – the supporters of Juan Guaido staged a massive rally Saturday. Meanwhile, we wonder how those “Electrical Technicians” that Putin sent in to fix the grid are doing? Can they read the labels in Spanish?

As all the New Social Democrats spin their Unicorn Fantasies about how American life should be,….reality is biting the people who bought into Socialism 20 years ago. When the power goes out,  – your Century 21 urban paradise quickly devolves into a concrete jungle – where hungry predators roam at night.   Are you armed? Venezuela’s […]