Hugo Chavez is the president of Venezuela and he was initially chosen to that position and then re-elected a number of times. He is acting a lot less like a president and more like a dictator each and every year. He has worked to change their constitution enabling no term limitations, hence giving him nearly the status of a king.
Only Pro-Chavez Media or State Run Media
Hugo Chavez has actually been utilizing regulations on the media and using a licensing program to shut them down. Naturally, he just closes down the media that reports things that may be offending to his political dominance. Most of the personal media has been shut down other than for those that are pro-Hugo Chavez.
The Winds of War
It should be apparent to anyone watching that this guy is rapidly becoming a ruthless dictator, and is utilizing all the exact same methods that Fidel Castro utilized to take power in Cuba after he led the revolution with the farmers. Now Venezuela, or rather Hugo Chavez and his group called ALBA have actually interfered with the elections in Argentina, Ecuador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Bolivia, and they are working to alter the federal governments in a number of other countries.
Remarkably enough, none of this is being reported inside of Venezuela. Even blog writers have actually been assembled and put in jail, and numerous have actually left the country. Please think about all this.
The president/dictator of Venezuela is now telling his soldiers to be gotten ready for war because the United States has actually sent soldiers into Columbia to assist with the narco-terrorist groups. Venezuela has been supporting FARC for several years, a recognized terrorist group.