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Right Wing Majority in Venezuela's National Assembly: The Constitutional and Political Stakes

Dr Francisco Dominguez | Posted 01.27.2016 | World
Dr Francisco Dominguez

The constitutional provision that may allow the Right to force the resignation of President Maduro is the recall referendum (Art.72). They already resorted to a recall referendum against Hugo Chavez in August 2004 the then President who won with 59%.

Two Castros Decide Everything, Our "Representatives" Simply Applaud

Yoani Sanchez | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Yoani Sanchez

"The impasse is the dynamics of deterioration," my friend said, part philosophic part pessimistic after listening to Raul Castro's speech in the National Assembly yesterday.