Venezuela's Hugo Chavez tightens state control of food amid rocketing inflation and food shortages

Submitted by Bill St. Clair on Fri, 06 Mar 2009 14:14:27 GMT  <== Politics ==> 

Jeremy McDermott at The Telegraph - Venezuela's socialist-in-chief has decided to starve his country by implementing production quotas and price controls, guaranteeing that the companies producing their food will go out of business, leaving the people to rely on the black market, at greatly increased prices. What an idiot! When will they ever learn?

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