Protest, Crime, and Democracy in an Oil Economy- Edgardo Lander on Reality Asserts Itself

In an interview illustrated with archival footage, Edgardo Lander, author and professor of social sciences at the Universidad Central de Venezuela in Caracas, continues to put Venezuela’s current unrest in context by reviewing modern history-moving now from the beginning of PDVSA to the anti-government protests of today. (Parts 6, 7, 8 & 9 of 9)

(Parts 1 & 2)

(Parts 3-5)

 Part 6: The Need for a Post-Oil Economy

 Part 7: Why Still So Much Crime?

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Part 8: The Protests and Democracy

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Part 9: Popular Democracy

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Full transcript of interview at www.therealnews.com.