Meet Nadia from Venezuela and Nicolas from Colombia and see what they have to say about how things are up there in the north of South America. Get some background on Chavez's rise to power and find out what his successes and failures have been in the eyes of two people who have had the opportunity to have a closer look at things in there.
What explains Chavez's remarkable electoral successes? Have his social programs been successful? What explains his unaligned foreign policies? How deep is democracy in there? Broaden your perspective by hearing some insiders views on these and other issues.