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The Fracas in Caracas
The Fracas in Caracas
Venezuela’s Hunger Games

With Venezuela’s generals now in charge of the country’s shrinking food supply, it’s only a matter of time before the people turn against them too.

The Fracas in Caracas
Venezuela Crisis’ Latest Victim: Beer

Polar makes 80% of the beer in Venezuela—or used to.

The Fracas in Caracas
Venezuela Adopts Two-Day Workweek

Government employees told to only show up Monday and Tuesday.

The Fracas in Caracas
Venezuela Takes Permanent Three-Day Weekend

Maduro expands the weekend. Venezuelans are not likely to celebrate.

The Fracas in Caracas
In Venezuela, Big Showdown Ahead

The opposition, led by the National Assembly, has orchestrated a coordinated campaign to oust Maduro. Street protests are planned for tomorrow.

The Fracas in Caracas
After Election, Venezuela Paralyzed

Socialists withdraw, deny opposition a quorum.

The Fracas in Caracas
Venezuela’s President Scapegoats Colombian Immigrants

The country’s problems are about far, far more than immigration, and Maduro’s attempt to blame Colombians won’t change that.

The Fracas in Caracas
Congress Approves Venezuela Sanctions

Maduro and his henchmen are evil, as well as buffoonish. But is this the best way to handle them?

The Fracas in Caracas
Venezuela Outdoes The Onion

Venezuela attempts to ration groceries by using fingerprint scanner—with predictable results.

The Fracas in Caracas
Venezuela Teetering on the Brink of Default

Despite Venezuela’s vast resources, Chavismo continues to ravage the country’s economy.

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Jason Willick on the inadequacy of the donor class vision for the GOP.

Regulate Don't Kill

Trying to apply blue model thinking to post-blue problems is foolish.

A New Cud to Chew

Feeding cows seaweed could cut out 99 percent of their methane emissions.

Trouble in Brussels

After threatening Putin with new sanctions over Syria, European leaders discover they lack the political will to deliver.

The United States is now going to have to figure out how to help Venezuela avoid completely melting down, with the Venezuelan strongman still at the helm.

Fear the Airpocalypse

Companies are defying orders to cut back on air pollution.

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