Reproduced from: https://twitter.com/PompeiiDog/status/1091747927016513537
PhD in political science. Aspiring academic. Interested in Marxism, global political economy, social revolutions, and Western imperialism.
I’m going to do thread on Venezuela’s economic history to try and dispel some of the myths going around that the present crisis is due to socialism. Actually, colonialism, US imperialism, and neoliberalism are far more important factors for why Venezuela is in dire straits.