International pressure on Venezuela is mounting as the country’s strongman, Nicolás Maduro, clamps down.
Hugo Chávez’ successor seems oblivious to his own government’s responsibility.
The president promises to use his special powers to crack down on “bourgeois parasites.”
A narrow election victory casts doubt on the ruling party’s ability to hold onto power.
Polls predict Nicolás Maduro will be able to continue his mentor’s “socialist revolution.”
Hugo Chávez’ chosen successor will stand as his party’s candidate in the next election.