132 w/ Mark Weisbrot "Venezuela: Failed State or Coup D'etat?"

#132 - “Venezuela: Failed State or Coup D'etat?"

w/ Mark Weisbrot
Co-Director @ Center for Economic and Policy Research
Author, "Failed: What the 'experts' got wrong about the global economy"

  • Visiting w/ Hugo Chavez + Sean Penn

  • Is "dictatorship" a hate word?

  • Venezuela's elections

  • Political prisoners

  • State violence or police violence

  • Coming coup?

  • Embargoes, sanctions, and the collapse of the economy

  • Who's to blame for hunger?

  • The opposition

  • What's a good faith negotiation entry point?

Recorded: 3/1/2019

Published: 3/3/2019