The Game Changed in Venezuela Last Night – and the International Media Is Asleep At the Switch

Dear International Editor:

Listen and understand.The game changed in Venezuela last night.What had been a slow-motion unravelling that had stretched out over many years went kinetic all of a sudden.

What we have this morning is no longer the Venezuela story you thought you understood.

Throughout last night,panicked people told their stories ofstate-sponsored paramilitariesonmotorcycles roaming middle class neighborhoods,shooting at people and  storming into apartment buildings, shooting at anyone who seemed like he might be protesting. [Click through for more]

The Game Changed in Venezuela Last Night – and the International Media Is Asleep At the Switch

Dear International Editor:

Listen and understand.The game changed in Venezuela last night.What had been a slow-motion unravelling that had stretched out over many years went kinetic all of a sudden.

What we have this morning is no longer the Venezuela story you thought you understood.

Throughout last night,panicked people told their stories ofstate-sponsored paramilitariesonmotorcycles roaming middle class neighborhoods,shooting at people and  storming into apartment buildings, shooting at anyone who seemed like he might be protesting. [Click through for more]

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