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Vacation From Venezuela Difficult

Vacation From Venezuela Difficult

For many people, a fun summer activity may involve riding a Ferris wheel or stopping to watch magician, mentalist, or daredevil perform at a carnival. For tightrope walker Nik Wallenda,…

Lacking Basic Supplies, Venezuelans Turn to Social Media

Lacking Basic Supplies, Venezuelans Turn to Social Media

Embroiled in economic recession, high inflation, and shortages of critical supplies, Venezuelans are using social media to vent their frustrations as well as to provide information about obtaining everyday items.BDlive.com…

As Venezuela’s Inflation Rate Continues To Rise, Store Shelves Continue To Empty Out

As Venezuela’s Inflation Rate Continues To Rise, Store Shelves Continue To Empty Out

The Venezuelan Central Bank typically releases data regarding the national inflation level at the beginning of each month, but analysts from the Bank have yet to release any inflation information…

Is Obama’s Caribbean Visit a Death Knell for Venezuelan Oil?

Is Obama’s Caribbean Visit a Death Knell for Venezuelan Oil?

Recently, U.S. President Barack Obama embarked on a three-day trip to Central America and the Caribbean for what was much more than a tropical getaway. The President’s recent visit to…

Cloud-Based Satellite Imaging Program Helps Environmentalists Track Deforestation

Cloud-Based Satellite Imaging Program Helps Environmentalists Track Deforestation

Deforestation is a major problem in many areas around the world, especially in Latin America. Unfortunately, despite the high number of nonprofit organizations and government agencies who have attempted to…

Venezuela’s Crippling Economy Leads To a Laundry List of Human Rights Violations

Venezuela’s Crippling Economy Leads To a Laundry List of Human Rights Violations

The Venezuelan economy and government has been unstable for the better part of a decade, but with the annual Summit of the Americas in Panama close at hand, civil rights…

Inside the World of Miss Venezuela: The Shocking Medical Practices of the Country’s Beauty Pageant Wannabes

Inside the World of Miss Venezuela: The Shocking Medical Practices of the Country’s Beauty Pageant Wannabes

For the girls and young women who compete in Venezuela’s beauty pageants — or those who aspire to — beauty is more than skin deep. Venezuela may be thought of…