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Venezuelan President Maduro: Let Them Eat Rabbits

Venezuelan President Maduro: Let Them Eat Rabbits

Venezuela is in the middle of a food shortage, but instead of using federal funds to import food, president Nicolas Maduro is giving monetary aid to Cuba. Cuba and Venezuela…

Venezuelan Children Dying From Preventable Deaths Simply Because There is No Medicine to Be Found

Venezuelan Children Dying From Preventable Deaths Simply Because There is No Medicine to Be Found

More and more sick Venezuelans are fleeing to Colombia for one simple reason: there is no more medicine on their side of the border. Due to the ongoing political violence…

Police Officer Steals Helicopter and Launches Assault on Venezuelan Supreme Court Building

Police Officer Steals Helicopter and Launches Assault on Venezuelan Supreme Court Building

The political unrest in Venezuela has taken a severe turn. On Tuesday, June 27, a police helicopter attacked the Venezuelan Supreme Court building as a way to undermine President Maduro’s…

Growing Tension In Venezuela May Result In Refugee Crisis

Growing Tension In Venezuela May Result In Refugee Crisis

As the tension in Venezuela grows with anti-government sentiment, the number of citizens seeking asylum in the United States is growing. “The most recent data from Citizenship and Immigration Services…

Venezuela Experiences 12 Weeks of Rioting With No End in Sight

Venezuela Experiences 12 Weeks of Rioting With No End in Sight

Venezuela is currently in its twelfth week of riots. For the past three months, angry Venezuelans have been taking to the streets and rioting against their president’s totalitarian regime. President…

President Maduro Calls for Rewrite of Venezuelan Constitution, Sparking Political Upheaval

President Maduro Calls for Rewrite of Venezuelan Constitution, Sparking Political Upheaval

The United States has been governed by a constitution that has, with the exception of introducing new amendments, stayed relatively the same for over 200 years. Venezuela hasn’t been so…

An Elephant is Quickly Becoming the Symbol of the Venezuelan Food Crisis

An Elephant is Quickly Becoming the Symbol of the Venezuelan Food Crisis

An elephant is now the lasting symbol of the Venezuelan food shortage crisis. Just last week, an image circulated of Ruperta, an African elephant living in the Caricuao Zoo in…

85,000 Users And Counting: Bitcoin’s Role In Venezuela

85,000 Users And Counting: Bitcoin’s Role In Venezuela

With the growing inflation of the bolivar, many Venezuelans are seeking alternatives to avoid the tanking national currency. One such alternative is bitcoin, according to a Washington Post report. Residents…

What’s Next for Venezuela? Experts Predict Country Set to Run Out of Money This Year

What’s Next for Venezuela? Experts Predict Country Set to Run Out of Money This Year

We usually think of bankruptcies in terms of a failed business or personal debt. For example, in the United States in 2014, 97% of total bankruptcies were personal bankruptcies and…

U.S. and China Come to Venezuela’s Aid

U.S. and China Come to Venezuela’s Aid

Venezuela remains in crisis mode. Of all the foreign reserve cash it’s been using through the years to get out of debt and fund essential programs, Venezuela only has $10.5…

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