Jul 31, 2017
Ciccariello-Maher is an American political theorist,
commentator, and activist. He is an Associate Professor of Politics
and Global Studies at Drexel University in Philadelphia and
Visiting Researcher at the Institute for Social Research at the
National Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). He is the author
of three books: We
Created Chávez: A People's History of the Venezuelan
Revolution, Building the Commune: Radical Democracy in
Venezuela, Decolonizing Dialectics.
Brett interviews Dr. Ciccariello-Maher on the history of, and the current situation in, Venezuela.
Topics Include: Hugo Chavez, the Constituent Assembly, the opposition, the Venezuelan Communes, the concept of dual power, Jacobin Magazine, the Bolivarian Revolution, and much more.
Follow George on Twitter: https://twitter.com/ciccmaher?lang=en
Visit his website: https://georgeciccariello.com
His latest article on Venezuela: https://jacobinmag.com/2017/07/venezuela-elections-chavez-maduro-bolivarianism
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