Today's Wall Street Journal has an update on Venezuela that is well worth the read. It spells out what happens to a country when everything is free and the government dictates what happens in the private sector.
Most Venezuelans are on the brink of starvation. Crime is out of control. Ordinary citizens are helpless. And, of course, everything is free. The Hugo Chavez rhetoric demonizing the wealthy and offering free everything to the citizens of Venezuela has borne fruit. Obama went out of his way to shake Chavez' hand when he had the opportunity -- no doubt Chavez was one of his heroes. The country is collapsing.
This is the land that Obama and Bernie and Hillary want for us. Check it out.