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Venezuela Erupts

Hugo Chavez may have spewed hate, but he always kept a lid on repression. That may be over now.

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April 15 2013 5:07 PMThe Beginning of the End of ChavismoNicolás Maduro won. Now he will be blamed for everything that goes wrong.
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March 14 2013 5:41 AMHugo’s VictorWhy Chávez’s appointed heir, Nicolás Maduro, will win Venezuela’s presidential election, even though the country’s a wreck.
Moneybox
March 7 2013 12:30 PMThe Case for Chavismo
The Slatest
March 6 2013 9:53 AMIs Chávez's Hand-Picked Successor Already Ignoring the Constitution?
Explainer
March 6 2013 9:41 AMWhy Did Hugo Chávez Hate the United States So Much?He once wielded a ceremonial gavel at the New York Stock Exchange.
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March 5 2013 8:06 PMThe Life of Hugo ChávezPhotos of the controversial Latin American leader.
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March 5 2013 2:26 PMWith Chavez Ailing, Venezuela Accuses U.S. of Spying
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Oct. 8 2012 6:22 PMHugo Chávez’s Final ActWhy his victory means Venezuela will get much worse before it gets better.
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April 6 2013 9:51 AMLeaked Cable Discloses Bush Administration's Plans to Aid Opposition to Hugo Chávez
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March 7 2013 6:14 PMHugo’s ShadowIt will take years for Venezuelans to come to grips with Chávez’s legacy.
Weigel
March 6 2013 10:29 AMFrom the Department of Unfortunate Pop-Up Ads
Politics
March 6 2013 9:47 AMThe Ghost of Hugo ChávezHow his economically disastrous, politically effective ideology will haunt the country he ruined.
Weigel
March 5 2013 8:25 PMThree Kinds of Reactions in Congress to Hugo Chávez's Death
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March 5 2013 5:00 PMVenezuela Says Hugo Chávez Is Dead
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Feb. 18 2013 12:30 PMHugo Chávez Makes Surprise Return to Venezuela