Raúl Stolk is a Venezuelan lawyer and writer based in Miami. He’s a member of the editorial board at CaracasChronicles.com


Amid the country’s worst ever humanitarian crisis, demonstrators are being run over, masked paramilitaries are surrounding homes, and the president is angling for a new constitution.

You Say You Want a Revolution

The unrest of recent weeks weakens the Maduro regime by the day, but it’s far from clear what can replace it, or how.


He seizes toys to give them away in his own name, and prints so much money it’s worth nothing, then makes it disappear. The Grinch has nothing on Nicolás Maduro.