Venezuela Does Have a Lesson for Israel, Mr. Netanyahu

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“FYI to our friends in the left,” Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu announced on Facebook. “Israel’s success versus Venezuela’s failure.” It’s fascinating to see the joy with which the capitalist faithful pounce on Venezuela. No one thinks to fly over the shantytowns of Africa or of Brazil to photograph them because there’s no story there, that’s their “natural state. They have always been wretchedly poor, and no one tries to change it. But Venezuela’s a story. Of course, no one even considers...
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