Chavez: Capitalism is the road to hell or Possible new DNC spokesperson Article: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez painted capitalism as the enemy of the earth in a speech to the UN Summit on Global Warmi er.....Climate Change that invoked Mohammed, Jesus Christ and Simon Bolivar. The cause of all this disastrous situation is the destructive capitalist system, the Venezuelan socialist leader told delegates Wednesday. Capitalism is the road to hell. I would exhort the government and the people of the earth to say that if the destructive nature of capitalism exists, lets fight against it and make it obey us, he said. If capitalism resists, then we have to give battle against capitalism and open our way to save mankind. Oddly enough, They gave him a rousing ovation.