José González Vargas

José González Vargas is a writer and journalist from Venezuela. He's a contributing editor of Zócalo Public Square and his work has been featured in NPR's Latino USA, Americas Quarterly, Into and Caracas Chronicles.

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Is Venezuela on the precipice of presidential change?

A few months earlier, Maduro was re-elected for a second term amid hyperinflation, international sanctions, mass migration and few signs that conditions would improve. The European Union questioned the fairness of the election process, and 19 member states of the Organization of American States, including the United States, issued a statement declaring Maduro's second term as illegitimate.