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Worthless Paper - Venezuela (The Broken Bolivar) - Nubex.org
By: Farhah Aziz As you turn on your TV channels or browse through your daily newspaper articles, stories about Venezuela’s crippling economy is omnipresent. There is no war or intense political conflict in Venezuela. Then why do we see miles-long queue of people trying to purchase basic goods or why thousands of Venezuelans are taking the risk of crossing the borders to seek a better life in neighboring Colombia or even the Portuguese-speaking Brazil? WHY IS THERE AN ECONOMIC COLLAPSE IN VENEZUELA? Just a few years ago, Venezuela was cited to be one of the economic miracles of the Andean region. It …