March 11, 2013, 8am PDT
For all his intentions to help the poorest in his country, Hugo Chávez's handling of the golden goose - Venezuela's massive oil wealth, was badly mishandled during his reign. Output decreased, debt increased, and he left behind a polarized society.
December 25, 2009, 1pm PST
Americans are shocked to discover that the country's highways are subsidized by Big Government at the taxpayer's expense.
April 1, 2008, 9am PDT
<p>Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is pushing plans to create "21st century socialist cities" -- communities based on public participation and cooperation -- juxtaposed next to fiercely capitalist developments in the rest of the country.</p>
The Christian Science Monitor