Why Sean Penn and Oliver Stone wept when Hugo Chavez died.
Venezuela’s acting president says Hugo Chavez’s embalmed body will be permanently displayed in a glass casket so that “his people will always have him.”
The Jewish community did not merely suffer from economic harassment. Government operatives would frequently follow children from rich Jewish families in order to kidnap them and demand ransom.
Not even the systematic dismantling of their democracy could make socialist Venezuelans show Chavez the door.