Henrique Capriles

US Efforts to Sabotage Venezuelan Elections Intensify

March 1, 2018

The presidential election in Venezuela is now being derailed by the threat of a U.S. oil embargo and the opposition coalition’s call for a boycott. A strong opposition challenger to President Maduro is running anyway

Will Venezuela’s New Floating Exchange Rate Curb Inflation?

April 1, 2014

Mark Weisbrot: New exchange rate is intended to safeguard the importation of essential and primary goods

Venezuelan Opposition Divided On Question of Regime Change

February 19, 2014

Steve Ellner: As both sides continue to mobilize supporters, class divisions within Caracas will limit the opposition’s ability to oust the Maduro regime

Most of Latin America Recognizes Maduro as President; Opposition Charges Fraud Demands Recount

April 18, 2013

Opposition member of National Electoral Council says vote results correct; Opposition waiting for ruling on recount

Maduro Wins Venezuelan Election with 50.66% of Vote – Capriles Demands Audit

April 15, 2013

Greg Wilpert: Election far closer than expected as Maduro ran a weak campaign; electronic voting process verified by paper ballots, audit unlikely to find discrepancy

Hugo Chavez, Leader of Venezuela's Bolivarian Revolution, Dead at 58

October 9, 2012
Mark Weisbrot: Conservative and liberal corporate media call Chavez "dictator and authoritarian" in spite of multiple electoral victories