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The American Interest: Venezuela Burning: Anti-Chavista Protests Face Long Odds

by Davidson College

Russell CrandallIn an article for The American Interest, Professor of Political Science Russell Crandall and Political Science Major Paige Donnelly '14 cover the massive anti-Chavista protests that have occurred in Venezuela since Feb. 4.

They point to the economy, specifically the shortage of goods in comparison to the dollars poured into the oil industry, as the main grievance of the anarchical protestors. However, the article questions whether the anti-Chavista movement will be able to form a unified message and grow.

Crandall focuses on international politics and American foreign policy.

Read the article on The American Interest.