Manhattan Monday 47 Chavez

New York City - across the from the East 51st Street side entrance to St. Patrick's Cathedral.

New York City – across the from the East 51st Street side entrance to St. Patrick’s Cathedral.

I took this picture almost exactly one year ago, on June 11, 2015.

A colourful poster of Hugo Chavez brightens the windows of a tired-looking building with a tired flag – the Consulate General of Venezuela.  Chavez had died 27 months earlier; the current president is Nicolas Maduro.

If you want to read what’s happening in Venezuela today – try this link from Canada’s national broadcaster, the CBC. Or this from the UK’s Guardian on Venezuela’s serious internal problems.

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