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Venezuelan Economy

Venezuelan Crisis: Resentment, Struggle and a Way Forward

Stephanie Rudat | Posted 04.29.2014 | World
Stephanie Rudat

It is evident that the problems of inflation, scarcity, crime and violence are issues that affect all Venezuelans equally, regardless of their political affiliation or ideologies. Why, then, is the population still divided?

18 Powerful Images from Massive #SOSVenezuela Demonstration in Los Angeles, California

Stephanie Rudat | Posted 04.26.2014 | Los Angeles
Stephanie Rudat

Clad in vibrant colors of the Venezuelan flag, supporters of ongoing protests in Venezuela rallied peacefully in Los Angeles, California on Saturday in front of the Federal Building.

Maduro Uses New Powers To Extend Grip On Chaotic Economy

AP | Associated Press | Posted 11.23.2013 | Latino Voices

CARACAS, Venezuela (AP) — Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is taking advantage of newly granted emergency powers to extend grip over the inflatio...

Venezuela Devalues Currency

AP | FABIOLA SANCHEZ | Posted 02.09.2013 | Latino Voices

CARACAS, Venezuela -- Venezuela's government announced Friday that it is devaluing the country's currency, a long-anticipated change expected to push ...

Venezuelan Government Is Considering Economic Adjustments

AP | Posted 01.22.2013 | Latino Voices

CARACAS, Venezuela -- An ally of President Hugo Chavez says the government is considering economic adjustments to combat Venezuela's 20 percent inflat...