by Susan Warner The question of whether Socialism can be an effective economic system was famously raised when Margaret Thatcher said of the British Labor Party, “I think they’ve made the biggest financial mess that any government’s ever made in this country for a very long time, and Socialist governments traditionally do make a financial […]
Starved Venezuela appoints 18 czars to handle food distribution By Franz von Bergen In an effort to contain the increasing scarcity of food and medicine, the government of Venezuela is moving forward with an initiative launched a couple of months ago that many at first took as a joke: the Great Mission of Sovereign Supply, […]
Many Venezuelans have already begun producing their own food when possible because grocery store shelves have been empty for months.
The crisis in Venezuela continues to spiral out of control as the nation’s socialist policies come home to roost. Here are the statistics. In February 2015, there was an 80-90% shortage rate of milk (powdered and liquid), margarine, butter, sugar, beef, chicken, pasta, cheese, corn flour, wheat flour, oil, rice, coffee, toilet paper, diapers, laundry […]
This is precisely the Venezuela its socialist leaders vowed to prevent. With delivery trucks under constant attack, the nation’s food is now transported under armed guard. Soldiers stand watch over bakeries. The police fire rubber bullets at desperate mobs storming grocery stores, pharmacies and butcher shops. A 4-year-old girl was shot to death as street […]
Another experiment in socialism come to it’s fruition – abject economic failure. Pray for the people enslaved to it in Venezuela. It affects everyone. by Frances Martel Years of socialist price controls and rock-bottom crude oil prices have left the nation of Venezuela with little money left to spend on presents, feasts, or even Christmas […]
Socialism and botched economic policies (controlled economy), lead to rationing. For individuals, and nations, poverty is the affliction. Free enterprise is the cure. Some 6 million people in Venezuela’s capital may have to go three days a week without water after authorities began implementing a rationing plan on Wednesday. The government said the emergency plan in […]