Venezuela – Chance for real change?

IMG_2991Since the beginning of the year, Venezuela has been shaken by a series of protests. Many people are fed up with the growing inflation rate, severe shortages of food, medicine and other goods, and the unacceptably high crime rate. The protesters claim that these problems are caused by the economic policies of Venezuela’s government. Clashes with official security and paramilitary forces have resulted in over 40 deaths and a wave of arrests, including even minors. Continue reading