A Venezue­lan Dis­si­dent Speaks Out From Jail

Leopoldo López pres­sured the govern­ment into call­ing elec­tions “He has no con­cept of col­lec­tive de­ci­sion-mak­ing”

Bloomberg Businessweek (Asia) - - GLOBAL ECONOMICS -

When the Venezue­lan govern­ment threw Leopoldo López into prison two years ago, it sought to si­lence a charis­matic op­po­nent in an in­creas­ingly an­gry coun­try. It didn’t work. A 30-day hunger strike by López last year helped force the rul­ing so­cial­ists

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