Extraordinary Threat: Justin Podur & Joe Emersberger discuss their new book on Venezuela

By Justin Podur & Joe Emersberger, The Anti-Empire Project, July 22, 2021

Joe and I answer some questions listeners sent in about our new book about Venezuela, Extraordinary Threat, from Monthly Review. Questions include: Was Venezuela “once-prosperous” before Chavez? Has Maduro been true to Chavez’s vision? What’s the COVID vaccination situation? Can we comment on Hong Kong? What is the internal social base of US imperialism in Venezuela? Can all the problems of Venezuela be placed at the feet of US imperialism? And more.

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