Untold Stories
Petro Dollar Creator Gabriel Jiménez on Revolution and how the Petro Nearly Saved Venezuela
May 26, 2020 · 59 min
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Gabriel Jiménez, creator of the Petro Dollar, joins Charlie on today's episode of Untold Stories.

Charlie and Gabriel discuss Venezuelan dictator Maduro's interest in cryptocurrency, how Venezuela's economy has floundered and how the dictatorship works, Gabriel's entry into crypto as an entrepreneur in Venezuela, his plan to make crypto legal, how the Petro project started and how it became usurped by the government, and what Venezuela must do to turn around its economy.



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