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The Modern History of Venezuela and Popular Democracy

TRNN’s Paul Jay interviews Edgardo Lander, a professor of social sciences at the Universidad Central de Venezuela in Caracas and member of CLACSO and the Hemispheric Council of the Social Forum of the Americas, Chavez’s attempt to establish a participatory democracy that changed the structure of power and decision making.

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