Searching for a Boogeyman: Venezuela’s Desperate Quest for the Perfect Scapegoat

Alex Weisman, JHU: For the past month, the once bustling border towns that connect Venezuela and Colombia have been lifeless. Where restaurants, shops, hotels and streets once teemed with patrons, there are now rows of shuttered businesses. In the past, the western regions of Tachira, Zulia, and Apure benefited from a dynamic economic relationship with […]

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