Urban ranching: A socialist commune’s response to Venezuela’s crisis

Cattle graze in the backyard of a house occupied by the Apacuana commune in Caracas, Venezuela November 13, 2018. Picture taken November 13, 2018. REUTERS/Marco Bello

CARACAS (Reuters) – A socialist commune has drawn the ire of its neighbors in a wealthy area of Caracas with an unusual response to the hyperinflation and food shortages afflicting Venezuela: turning its backyard into an urban cattle pasture. The leaders of the Apacuana commune, devotees of socialist President Nicolas Maduro, drove six hours to […]

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