Is Greece-zuela a possibility?

Originally posted on Caracas Chronicles:
That’s how you write “down with Merkel” in Greek Greece has defaulted on one of its many liabilities to its creditors by missing a €1.5 billion  of its debt to the IMF. The Greek economy has already taken quite a toll, falling into depression. Greece’s economy has contracted by a quarter since the…

Esequibo Rift Update

Originally posted on Caracas Chronicles:
Yesterday, you said tomorrow… so JUST DO IT One week ago, Nicolas Maduro announced during his weekly TV show that he would address the National Assembly on June 25th, in order to present what he calls “…the official position in defense of the historic claim, the dispute over the Esequibo,…

If BOOBS Could Kill

Originally posted on Caracas Chronicles:
Photo: Misión Verdad (We are going to hell) Remember Caraemuerto? Luidig Ochoa (a.k.a. Caraemuerto) was the alleged criminal in recovery who survived fifteen shots (three in the face), created a successful web series, and the love interest of T&A slapstick comedienne Jimena Araya (a.k.a. Rosita). They dated until the day of his death, when he…

Luisa Ortega’s Spectacularly Failed Attempt to Lecture an Arab Spring Leader

Originally posted on Caracas Chronicles:
Absolute Shamelessness Extraordinary scenes in Geneva yesterday as Venezuela’s Chief Prosecutor, Luisa Ortega, took to the UN Human Rights Council floor to try to convince the world that War is Peace, Freedom is Slavery, and Venezuela Scrupulously Respects Human Rights. Ortega was pressed on the treatment of Judge Maria Lourdes Afiuni –…