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Venezuela Ranks Poorly for the Safety and Well-Being of its Elderly Population

Venezuela Ranks Poorly for the Safety and Well-Being of its Elderly Population

Venezuela is not a very good place to grow old. The 2014 Global AgeWatch Index, developed by HelpAge International, ranks Venezuela among the bottom quarter of the index, alongside many…

Thousands of Venezuelans Forced to Leave Homes in Towering Skyscraper Slum

Thousands of Venezuelans Forced to Leave Homes in Towering Skyscraper Slum

Some 3,000 of Caracas, Venezuela’s poor have been evicted from their homes in the 45-story shantytown called the “Tower of David.” According to an August 3 Deseret News article, the…