As Venezuela shows, the abolition of federalism and other forms of decentralization have often been a prelude to a turn toward socialism.
With far too much time and money on their hands, federal prosecutors have now turned private basketball agreements into a matter for federal criminal prosecution.
In my country, the regime has now taken to murdering the opposition outright.
Politicians never let due process or evidence stand in the way of a declaration of guilt.
Democratic socialists in America are trying to introduce their ideology as something new, when in fact, they are only retreading old-fashioned ideas that history has already disproven.
At the end of July 2018, the National Assembly estimated that each week six Venezuelan children die of starvation.