Maria Conchita Alonso: Maduro a 'Disaster' for Venezuela

Monday, 02 Dec 2013 04:55 PM

By Bill Hoffmann

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
|  A   A  
  Copy Shortlink
Venezuelan-raised actress Maria Conchita Alonso says her country is an economic disaster under President Nicolas Maduro, who she thinks may not even have the authority to run the country.

"Can you imagine? People can't find toilet paper. And they can't find paper also to write . . . newspapers, magazines, whatever," Alonso told "The Steve Malzberg Show" on Newsmax TV.

She says Maduro has not proven he was even born in Venezuela, a requirement for the nation's commander-in-chief.

"Everybody thinks he's born in Colombia. But even if he would have been born in Colombia, he has double nationality," she said.

Story continues below the video.



"In Venezuela, you can't be president with double nationalities. So, he's illegal, but now he has all the power."

Her comments came as Maduro, in an ongoing effort to regulate prices and profit margins, had the military seize three electronics store chains.

Alonso, whose films include "The Lords of Salem" and "Dark Moon Rising," thinks Venezuela, in reality, is under the control of Cuban President Raul Castro, and warns the United States not to establish relations with Cuba.

"It's a completely huge mistake because Cuba is not a democratic island. Cuba has broken the human rights. There are all of these people that are political prisoners over there just because they're against the regime," Alonso said.

"If I was [President Barack] Obama, I would say, first, let all those political prisoners out and allow the elections."

See "The Steve Malzberg Show" on Newsmax TV each weekday live by clicking here now.





© 2014 Newsmax. All rights reserved.

Share:
  Comment  |
   Contact Us  |
  Print  
  Copy Shortlink
Around the Web
Join the Newsmax Community
Please review Community Guidelines before posting a comment.
>> Register to share your comments with the community.
>> Login if you are already a member.
blog comments powered by Disqus
 
Email:
Retype Email:
Country
Zip Code:
Privacy: We never share your email.
 
Hot Topics
Follow Newsmax
Like us
on Facebook
Follow us
on Twitter
Add us
on Google Plus
Around the Web
Top Stories
You May Also Like

Radio Host: FBI Should Stay Out of Nude Celebrity Photos Hack

Tuesday, 02 Sep 2014 13:52 PM

Dom Giordano, a Philadelphia talk show host joined Ed Berliner on "MidPoint" on Newsmax TV Tuesday to discuss the news t . . .

'Atlas Shrugged' Producer: Ayn Rand's Vision Was 'Prophetic'

Tuesday, 02 Sep 2014 13:43 PM

The similarities are "glaring" between the events in Ayn Rand's 1957 novel "Atlas Shrugged" and today, Harmon Kaslow, p . . .

Jihad Watch Chief: Religion Not Issue in Denial of Mosque Permit

Tuesday, 02 Sep 2014 12:57 PM

Robert Spencer, director of Jihad Watch, joined Ed Berliner on "MidPoint" on Newsmax TV Tuesday to discuss the decision  . . .

Most Commented

Newsmax, Moneynews, and Independent. American. are registered trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc. Newsmax TV, NewsmaxWorld, NewsmaxHealth, are trademarks of Newsmax Media, Inc.

 
NEWSMAX.COM
America's News Page
©  Newsmax Media, Inc.
All Rights Reserved