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Venezuela, Cuba and Zimbabwe expropriated land and now they are categorised as “repressed” on the Heritage Foundation’s 2020 Index of Economic Freedom. Picture: Tebogo Letsie
Venezuela, Cuba and Zimbabwe expropriated land and now they are categorised as “repressed” on the Heritage Foundation’s 2020 Index of Economic Freedom. Picture: Tebogo Letsie

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Venezuela, Cuba and Zimbabwe expropriated land and now they are categorised as “repressed” on the Heritage Foundation’s 2020 Index of Economic Freedom. The countries rank at 179, 178 and 174, respectively, out of 180 nations.

Absolute poverty is surging in these countries, while their citizens desperately flee. Despite the cautionary tales, South Africa is pursuing the same land policy of expropriation.

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