Branch Meeting - What's Going On In Venezuela?

Branch Meeting - What's Going On In Venezuela?

The right argue that if we vote for a socialist such as Jeremy Corbyn then Britain will end up like Venezuela. But Venezuela’s problem isn’t too much socialism—it’s not enough.

The country, whose former president Hugo Chavez proclaimed “21st century socialism”, is deep in crisis. It has the world’s highest inflation rate—720 percent and rising. Its currency has plummeted to less than 1 percent of its official value, making it hard to import food.

Hunger is endemic. Buying food at subsidised ...

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2 attendees (None invited)

Venue

Swarthmore Education Centre
2 - 7 Woodhouse Square,