Venezuela: Not A Banana-OilRepublic After All
By Gregory Wilpert
Dr Gregory Wilpert, a former USFulbright scholar, lives in Caracas, and is currently doing independentresearch on the sociology of development. The article, reprinted withpermission, was first published on the ZNet websiteand the author can be reached at Wilpert@cantv.net.
It looks like Venezuela is not just another banana-oilrepublic after all. Many here feared that with the 11 April...