Maduro can only be brought down from withinby Lucinda Elliott / August 11, 2017 / Leave a comment
Published in September 2017 issue of Prospect Magazine
Nescafé’s instant coffee machine at Maiquetía international airport only accepts 100 denomination bills. Twenty-five notes inserted later, a watery latte at a new standard price of 2,500 worthless Venezuelan bolivars is served. Inflation is one of the many problems President Nicolás Maduro’s government will continue to face regardless of the success of his recent power grab.