Roger Thayer Stone Center For Latin American Studies

Tulane University

Tulane Sociologist David Smilde comments on U.S. foreign policy and sanctions in Venezuela

September 27th, 2018

Dr. David Smilde, the Charles A. and Leo M. Favrot Professor of Human Relations and Senior Associate Fellow at the Center for Inter-American Policy and Research at Tulane University, recently spoke with Time Magazine and Bloomberg, and commented on recent statements made by the Trump administration about the worsening situation in Venezuela. Smilde comments on U.S. sanctions and military interventions in Venezuela and what that could mean for U.S. foreign policy in Latin America.

Read the entire story in the original articles in Time Magazine entitled, President Trump Says Venezuela Could be ‘Quickly Toppled’ as U.S. Imposes Fresh Sanctions and Bloomberg entitled Talk of U.S. Military Intervention in Venezuela Suddenly Gains Traction.

Venezuela + People
Arachu Castro
Senior Associate Research Fellow - Samuel Z. Stone Chair of Public Health in Latin America