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Bolivar Note Ban Causes Deep Nationwide Violence, But Don’t Worry There Are Cheap Children’s Toys

Bolivar Note Ban Causes Deep Nationwide Violence, But Don’t Worry There Are Cheap Children’s Toys

Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro has decided to get rid of the country’s most used currency bill. But since there have been widespread riots and general unrest throughout the country, Maduro…

Picking Through Trash and Giving Their Children Away; A Day in the Life of a Starving Venezuelan

Picking Through Trash and Giving Their Children Away; A Day in the Life of a Starving Venezuelan

Venezuela has been going through a devastating economic crisis for years now, but it has recently gotten so bad that hungry citizens all over the country are rummaging through the…

Venezuela Government to Issue New Currency as Maduro Promises Economic Turnaround

Venezuela Government to Issue New Currency as Maduro Promises Economic Turnaround

In an effort to address soaring inflation rates, the Venezuelan government announced last week that it will begin issuing currency in higher denomination units on December 15. The new measure…

Inflation So High in Venezuela, Cash No Longer Fits in Regular Wallets

Inflation So High in Venezuela, Cash No Longer Fits in Regular Wallets

In the U.S., paper makes up about 35% of all landfill waste. However, Venezuela’s paper problem has gotten totally out of control as inflation continues to skyrocket. In fact, in…