He’s seizing goods and dictating a price.
“I’ve ordered the immediate occupation of this chain to offer its products to the people at fair prices”
Maduro recently set up a new telephone hotline, 0-800-SABOTAGE, for Venezuelans to report illegal economic activity.
The existence of a black market in diapers and toilet paper is a sign of just how badly the economy is failing.
“There are ministers here, buddy, you do not even know what they do. And most likely, they’re stealing, Palacios, because they think this is going to crumble.”
“If the bourgeoisie win, they are going to privatize health and education, the curse of Macarapana would come on you,” Maduro said.