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Venezuelan Government May Have Allegedly Blocked Bitcoin Sites

Venezuelan Government May Have Allegedly Blocked Bitcoin Sites

CANTV, a telecommunication company controlled by the Venezuelan government, has reportedly launched a censorship program against Bitcoin websites, knocking them offline for about four hours. According to NewsBTC Latin America,…

Venezuela Marks 10 Years as a Territory Free of Illiteracy

Venezuela Marks 10 Years as a Territory Free of Illiteracy

Next week, on October 28, Venezuela will celebrate its 10th anniversary of ending adult illiteracy. According to various media reports, the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) officially…

Organized Crime Networks Are Pretty Much Running Venezuela Through Its Black Market

Organized Crime Networks Are Pretty Much Running Venezuela Through Its Black Market

As Venezuela’s economy worsens and the black market grows stronger, the gray area between organized crime and irrational street violence is growing blurrier, according to a new report from the…

Inflation in Venezuela Continues to Grow Amid Declining Stocks in U.S.

Inflation in Venezuela Continues to Grow Amid Declining Stocks in U.S.

Some major U.S. stocks are currently plummeting, and their decline can be partially attributed to rampant inflation throughout Venezuela. According to CNBC, Venezuelan inflation is so bad that many residents…

Irony Prevails: Venezuela Now Owns the World’s Heaviest Chocolate Coin

Irony Prevails: Venezuela Now Owns the World’s Heaviest Chocolate Coin

There’s nothing quite as entertaining as a good dose of irony amid catastrophic events, and Venezuela hasn’t let us down. According to a recent report from the Associated Press, the…

Venezuelan Man Officially Holds Record For World’s Biggest Feet

Venezuelan Man Officially Holds Record For World’s Biggest Feet

Jeison Hernandez has stomped his way into the Guinness World Records book — literally. The 20-year-old Venezuelan’s size 26 feet are now on the books as the largest feet on…