VENEZUELA HISTORIC TIMELINE 1993 Became the richest country in our Hemisphere 1997 Became largest purchaser of F 150 1999 Voted in a Socialist President Income Inequality 1999 Higher Education becomes constitutionally free 2003 Private Healthcare is completely socialized 2012 Socialist banned private ownership of guns mm, 2012 Bernie Sanders praises their American Dream 2014 Opposition Leaders are imprisoned. 2016 shortages become widespread 2017 Constitution and elections are suspended 2019 Unarmed Citizens are massacred by their own government It took only one generation of progressive leadership to plunge this country into civil war meme