Dr. Barry Cannon lectures in Politics in the Department of Sociology at Maynooth University, Ireland. Books include Hugo Chávez and the Bolivarian Revolution: Populism and Democracy in a Globalised Age (MUP, 2009) and Civil Society and the State in Left-led Latin America (Zed, 2012) (edited with Peadar Kirby). He has published articles on Venezuelan and Central American politics in Third World Quarterly, Democratization and Bulletin of Latin American Research amongst others. He was an Irish Research Council ELEVATE post-doctoral fellow between 2010-13.
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Since the election of President Nicolás Maduro, by a wafer-thin margin in elections last April 15th, Venezuela has experienced one of the most serious...