It’s compelling and – despite Setty’s best efforts – incendiary. An absolute must read.
As I wrote on Setty’s comment section, I can’t for the life of me understand why the Venezuelan government isn’t running with this. I mean, this kind of thing happens once in a blue moon: this is a proper scandal, not some trumped up BS, that neatly makes a long-cherished chavista ideological point…and they won’t swing?! What’s up with that?!
Maybe, as Setty surmises, it’s because to really get the story they’d have to, y’know, flip through back issues of El Nacional, and realizing she’s on the same side as Miguel Henrique Otero would cause Evita Golinger’s head to split in two.Caracas Chronicles is 100% reader-supported. Support independent Venezuelan journalism by making a donation.