Venezuela: Private schools and universities close due to economic crisis

Venezuela’s economic crisis has hit all sectors of the country and this time the victim is education: Several private schools around the country will cease to exist as parents find it impossible to pay for tuition. The rise in operation costs, as well as the raise to minimum wages, has […]

Hugo Chavez’s Legacy: Newborn babies sleeping in used cardboard boxes

The picture of 6 babies sleeping in old cardboard boxes caused an uproar in social networks and national and international media since September 20th. According to Manuel Ferreira, one of the spokesperson of Voluntad Popular, one of the opposition political parties in Anzoategui State, Venezuela, the picture was taken at […]