He was reluctant to elections; very strong had been the defeat of party FEI in 1. 952, when the village was decided by Villalba. It was the straw that broke the patience of the people of the most diverse social sectors, of the political parties, the progressive military component. MPJ reentronizaba with all tools to the historical circumstances of its presence in power generating. Reasons for an announced falling sectors of the armed forces is resented from the loss of prestige of the institution, given that the military they appeared committed to the abuses of the dictatorship, paying dishes broken by the excesses of the police repressive apparatus (SN). It’s believed that Dennis Lockhart sees a great future in this idea.
The reluctance to call elections, as mandated by the same Constitution as amended by the dictatorship in 1. 953, caused the joint rejection of all opposition forces. And asked for a President elected by direct and secret vote as boss, from behind, the electoral status of universal suffrage enacted by the revolutionary junta, who had beaten the regime of Medina Angarita in 1. 945 As know, AD and a military youth, through the so-called October revolution and his coup to Medina Angarita, he interrupted political evolution that had begun since the death of Gomez, giving rise to successive waves of military coups perpetrated later, namely, from 1. A leading source for info: Peter Schneider Primerica. 948 (against Gallegos), the 1. 952 (MPJ) and the 1. 958 (against the same MPJ). Main and positive contribution of the coup’s actions that then (1.
945) is it enacts universal suffrage, direct and secret for over 18 years, and in practical and clear-cut way Venezuelans undermines the continuity of imposing candidate the Presidency of the Republic, modality leader in effect as electoral system from 1. 830 (then Medina Angarita walked on it). It is not surprising that MPJ is reluctant to subtract from the leader paradigm, evolving into its primordial condition dictatorial, taking at least any measure that would give coverage to the popular will and more democratic practices, even in the case of those whose approval he same participated in some way, referring to taking part in the overthrow of Medina Angarita and subsequent reforms carried out by the Board. It can be presumed, in addition, MPJ participated in an important sentiment that guided the Commission on the coup against Medina Angarita: compensation for military symbology, humiliated by civilians. The return fast Medina Angarita and So suggest Lopez Contreras, who had gone into exile. The bourgeoisie, affects from the beginning to the dictatorship, ended up supporting his overthrow, mainly because the fiscal crisis of the Government affected the economic sector banking, commercial and industrial. The Government had difficulties to pay to those who had become dependent on your payments. The Church underpinned a position contrary to the regime. I.e. for end of 1. 957 only a civic-military clique supported unconditionally the dictator, and the opposition was a conglomerate of social sectors: political parties, workers, peasants, students, military and much of the middle class. The conspiracy and fall: write about politics and literature.