Now The People Have Awoken: Exploring Venezuela's Revolution

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Venezuela has never been on the international stage. Now Venezuela’s new assertiveness has brought it to the centre of international controversy. To some it has been stolen by populist dictator, while for others, it is the centre of a continent-wide democratic revolution. There is much at stake.

Venezuela sits atop the largest oil reserves in the world, which are being used to foment a new order. President Hugo Chávez, who survived a military coup in 2002, has supported a number of controversial social programs that have pushed Venezuela onto the United States government, and media, enemy radar.

What makes Venezuela tick? Who is behind the movement and what does it seek? Filmed through the 2006 presidential elections, this is a documentary about the people building a new Venezuela.


Venezuela before Chavez was a country mired in poverty as their bottles africa that mothers made their kids spaghetti water were items of basic could not buy people died in hospitals could not buy medicines houses the government facilitated a few possessed a room and a room and a bathroom 60% of the population lived in huts made of tin and cardboard foreign debt was unpayable having the largest oil reserves in the world were run by transnational percentage very minimal social spending was for street demonstrations were repressed and massacred leftist leaders were missing and murdered until the Caracazo occurred where people steal food then many people disappeared by government orders months in town called Cantaura sepues in Anzoategui state had a very foul called by locals "the plague" discovered fozas with thousands of corpses which caused the people to the military requested a change that turned into the revolutionary movement 200 after the coup were arrested chavez and the commander
By dm_513d4327d327e 2 years ago
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By 6SexyMouse73 4 years ago
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