Hugo Chávez

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Venezuelan opposition defeats Maduro candidate in Chávez’s home state
Regime suffers symbolic blow as little-known Sergio Garrido secures victory in Barinas governorship election

Tom Phillips Latin America correspondent

10, Jan, 2022 @2:00 PM

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‘Latin America will never be the same’: Venezuela exodus reaches record levels
Country at a ‘tipping point’ that could affect region, experts warn, as ‘donor fatigue’ causes aid shortfall

Saeed Kamali Dehghan

21, Jun, 2021 @12:16 PM

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¡Populista! review: Chávez, Castro and Latin America's 'pink wave' leaders
BBC reporter Will Grant has produced an excellent look at the group of strongmen who came from left field

Carrie Gibson

09, Jan, 2021 @6:00 AM

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Bluster, distraction, denial: Trump follows Chavez's successful template
Coronavirus could be Trump’s downfall – but another bullying leader reminiscent of Trump won election after election

Rory Carroll

19, Apr, 2020 @9:00 AM

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Venezuelan activist urges Raab to back ICC Maduro torture case
Tamara Sujú visits London to seek support for six countries pressing for investigation

Patrick Wintour Diplomatic editor

12, Aug, 2019 @11:52 AM

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Former bus driver Nicolás Maduro clings to wheel in Venezuela
Lack of charisma and luck have hurt the ‘fumbling showman’ who succeeded Hugo Chávez

Rory Carroll

30, Apr, 2019 @6:22 PM

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Revealed: populist leaders linked to reduced inequality
Populists on left and right have closed gap between rich and poor - but also eroded freedoms

Paul Lewis, Seán Clarke and Caelainn Barr

07, Mar, 2019 @2:00 PM

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To deserve our respect, politicians must drop their populist rhetoric | Cas Mudde
Talk of ‘the people’ and ‘elites’ is everywhere, the Guardian has found, says US Guardian columnist Cas Mudde

Cas Mudde

07, Mar, 2019 @9:30 AM

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‘Maduro, our amigo’: loyalists in Venezuela cling to their man
Protests put Chavista movement in a dilemma – ditch their leader or go down with him

Tom Phillips and Patricia Torres

10, Feb, 2019 @9:00 AM

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‘They are murderers’: special forces unit strikes fear in Venezuelans
Activists suspect Nicolás Maduro has tasked Faes with pacifying the city’s barrios in bid to snuff out protest in areas once considered the cradle of Chavismo

Tom Phillips and Patricia Torres in Caracas

06, Feb, 2019 @6:30 AM

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Recognising Juan Guaidó risks a bloody civil war in Venezuela | Temir Porras Ponceleon
Maduro’s rule has created a crisis but he still has millions of supporters, says his former chief of staff, Temir Porras Ponceleon

Temir Porras Ponceleon

05, Feb, 2019 @6:00 AM

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Maduro’s fate in the balance as protesters flood streets of Caracas
Air Force general backs president’s rival amid growing unrest in Venezuela

Tom Phillips and Patricia Torres in Caracas

02, Feb, 2019 @8:01 PM

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