Hostage Crisis in the Americas

By Alan W. Dowd, ASCF Senior Fellow SEPTEMBER 2018—Venezuela is imploding before our very eyes: Venezuelans are starving in the streets; the public-health system has collapsed; some 60,000 Venezuelans are flowing into Brazil and Colombia each month to seek food and medicine; Venezuela’s man-made humanitarian crisis has turned more than 2 million into refugees; the state is unraveling; and the …