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The Eyes of Children around the World Liked · August 31, 2012 Yanomami girl holds aracari in Parima Tapirapeco National Park (Venezuela) © Art Wolfe Yanomami massacre, you can read a complete article here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-latin-america-19556792

Author Margriet Ruurs begins this engaging informational picture book by posing an intriguing question: “What is a school? Is it a building with classrooms? Or can it be any place where children learn?” The fascinating stories that follow will expand how young readers think of school, as they learn about the experiences of real children in thirteen different countries around the world. From Marta in Azezo, Ethiopia, and Luciano in Mérida, Venezuela, to Alina in Taraz, Kazakhstan.

Venezuela's 2015 oil revenues plunge 40%: Venezuela's oil revenues plummeted 40.7 percent in 2015 due to sinking global oil prices, the…

Spix's guan (Penelope jacquacu) is a species of bird in the Cracidae family. It is found in Bolivia, Brazil, Colombia, Ecuador, Guyana, Peru, and Venezuela. Its natural habitat is subtropical or tropical moist lowland forests. Its estimated global range is approximately 5,000,000 km² and is common in at least parts of this range.

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Venezuela is on the brink of a complete economic collapse

President Nicolas Maduro is introducing a controversial shopping card intended to combat Venezuela's food shortages but decried by critics as a Cuban-style policy illustrating the failure of his socialist policies. Maduro, the 51-year-old successor to Hugo Chavez, trumpets the new "Secure Food Supply" card, which will set limits on purchases, as a way to stop unscrupulous shoppers stockin...

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Venezuela, Haiti not doing enough to fight human trafficking, U.S. report claims

http://evememorial.org/index.html The United States on Thursday included Haiti, Venezuela and Belize on its list of countries that are not doing enough to combat people trafficking, a measure that could lead to sanctions, while Colombia and Chile were given the best marks in the hemisphere in a report on the problem.

Socialism has never worked anywhere before. Why will it work now unless the plan is to use it for national destruction to usher in the NWO. CHECK OUT HISTORY AND WHAT'S GOING ON NOW IN SOCIALIST VENEZUELA NOW...START THINKING FOR YOURSELF....HUMMM...SEE IT FAILS. EVERYTIME!!!!

The Organization of American States is meeting this week for its annual General Assembly in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic.  The regional organization, often overlooked in American policy circles, is facing serious problems due to severe budget shortfalls and deeply divided opinions on how to address the ongoing political and economic crisis facing Venezuela. The OAS …

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House Tour: A Global,1970s Style Mexico City Apartment

Name: Isabel, her husband and her two children Location: Mexico City, Mexico Size: 1830 square feet Years lived in: 4 years This is the bold, globally inspired Mexico City home of Isabel and family. Over the years she's lived in Tunisia, Venezuela, the Dominican Republic and Washington, DC while serving as a Foreign Service Officer, and has traveled to even more places. Isabel has deftly mixed her love of 1970s style with global treasures and furniture she found in her hometown of Tucson…

During a three-year span from 1987 to 1990, the Yanomami population was severely decimated from malaria, mercury poisoning, malnourishment, and violence due to an influx of garimpeiros searching for gold in their territory.Without the protection of the government, Yanomami populations declined when miners were allowed to enter the Yanomami territory frequently throughout this time span.Anthropologists working closely with the Yanomami cite this period as a genocide allowed by the Brazilian…