Hugo Chavez's Political Analysis
In 2001, it received a 4.0 yet again. Chavez won yet another election. With 60 percent of the vote. Throughout the years 2000 Chavez abused the media and organized labor, and continued an anti-US campaign. This …show more content…
Venezuela saw economic growth, an abuse of state resources, and an increase in general public love for Chavez grew due to his declining health state. This all successfully destroyed the opposition rising unity. In 2013, Chavez died of cancer. There was also an increase in the government’s law and regulation to stop opposition check on government.
In 2014 there is a lot of protests, violence and arrests of public officials. And a lot of problems with the legal system arose. This was due to their inability to protect detained Venezuelan basic rights. (Freedom House 2014 report). Chavez’s tactics changed Venezuela forever. His authoritarian ways replaced liberal democracy and created a government in which checks and balances lost its popularity. Executive power therefore brought about increased economic, social, and political dysfunction, as well as violate rights and liberties of the population. (Freedom House 2014