Hemisphere Focus - Vol. 09, Issue 4 — September 18, 2001
Venezuela Alert - Understanding ChavÃ©z
September 18, 2001
A variety of terms and explanations have been used to describe Venezuela's mercurial, "enigmatic" president Hugo Chávez. He has been variously described as a populist, a radical, a man on horseback, a nationalist, and a Maoist.