A Conversation with Maria Corina Machado, Venezuelan Congresswoman and Opposition Leader

  • Thursday, Mar 20, 2014
  • Featuring Remarks By:

    Maria Corina Machado
    Venezuelan Congresswoman and Opposition Leader

    Followed by a Panel Discussion With:

    Carlos Vargas, student leader; Ivan Freites, union leader; and Rosa Orozco,mother of deceased student activist Geraldine Moreno.

    Moderator:

    Carl Meacham
    Director
    CSIS Americas Program

    Discussant:

    Peter Schechter
    Director
    Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center

    The CSIS Americas Program and the Atlantic Council's Adrienne Arsht Latin America Center host a timely discussion with Venezuelan congresswoman and opposition leader Maria Corina Machado while she is in Washington, D.C. to address the Permanent Council of the Organization of American States. She will provide her commentary on the country's ongoing political crisis, the state of the Venezuelan opposition, and what can be expected in Venezuela moving forward. Her remarks will be followed by a panel featuring three Venezuelan citizens involved in the protest movement.

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