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Venezuela braces for the 'mother of all protests' as both sides call for rallies - The Guardian

As dissatisfaction with the government grows, opposition leader needs no reminder of the risks involved in inflaming an already febrile national mood. Are you taking part in protests in Venezuela? Virginia López in Caracas. Wed 19 Apr 2017 04.00 EDT ...and more »

Venezuela's crisis explained from the beginning - Aljazeera.com

A look at the country's ongoing protests against the government of President Maduro and the current political situation. 23 Mar 2018 11:54 GMT. Story highlights. How did protests start? Other problems in Venezuela; Latest developments. Caracas, the ...and more »

"The Maduro Diet": A Photo Essay from Venezuela - Americas Quarterly

Shortages and a crumbling economy have forced Venezuelans to change their eating habits; many are losing weight and battling malnutrition. MaduroDiet. Empty fridges have become an increasingly common sight for many Venezuelans. Rafael Hernandez.and more »

5 things to understand about oil-rich, cash-poor Venezuela - Deutsche Welle

An economic system aimed at freeing Venezuelans from poverty and a corrupt government is now starving them. Food subsidies, higher education enrolment and access to healthcare were touted by long-time leader Hugo Chavez as evidence that his ...and more »

Venezuelans' Life Ratings Crumble With Their Country - Gallup

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Ahead of the swelling protests in Venezuela, just 13% of Venezuelans in 2016 rated their lives positively enough to be considered "thriving" -- a far cry from the 57% who were thriving the year before President Nicolas Maduro took ...and more »

Venezuela: Humanitarian Crisis Spilling into Brazil - Human Rights Watch

(Washington, DC) – Venezuela's humanitarian crisis is spilling across its borders, Human Rights Watch said today. Latin American governments need to apply strong pressure on the Maduro administration to address severe shortages of medicine and food in ...and more »

Venezuela on the brink - Deutsche Welle

Venezuela is facing collapse amid multiple crises. DW takes a look at what has brought the oil-rich nation to its knees. Protests in Venezuela. The last straw. Violent protests erupted across the country following a Supreme Court decision in late March ...and more »

Venezuela Erupts In 'Mother Of All Protests' As Anti-Maduro Sentiment Seethes - NPR

Racked by food shortages and political unrest, Venezuela swelled with what organizers are calling the "mother of all protests" on Wednesday. Demonstrators have taken to the streets in the capital, Caracas, and other major cities across the country to ...and more »

At Least 3 Die in Venezuela Protests Against Nicolás Maduro - New York Times

BOGOTÁ, Colombia — Protesters demanding elections and a return to democratic rule jammed the streets of Caracas and other Venezuelan cities on Wednesday. National Guard troops and government-aligned militias beat crowds back with tear gas, rubber ...and more »

Venezuelans are still demonstrating. What happens next for the dictatorship of President Nicolás Maduro? - Washington Post

On Wednesday, tens of thousands of Venezuelans protested the country's worsening economic crisis — and the president behind it. The response of President Nicolás Maduro to one of Latin America's worst episodes of political unrest in decades has been ...and more »