A person holds a candle and a Venezuelan flag during a vigil for Venezuela's President Hugo Chavez in La Paz, Bolivia, Monday Dec. 10, 2012. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)

Chavismo Lives!

Venezuelans mourn. Chavismo lives! Bolivarianism is institutionalized. Venezuelans expect no less. They want no part of their ugly past. They’ll put their bodies on the line to prevent it. They did before. They’ll do it again. Bolivarianism is policy. It’s vital to preserve. It’s polar opposite neoliberal harshness. America and Venezuela are constitutional worlds apart. […]