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Goldman Sachs “Hunger Bonds” is the fuel that the regime of Nicolás Maduro needed in Venezuela

 06/01/2017 - 12:42
A person holds a poster that read “Goldman Sachs sucks”, during a demonstration against US investment firm Goldman Sachs in rejection of the alleged purchase of $ 2.8 billion in bonds from the Central Bank of Venezuela in New York, United States on May 30, 2017. EFE/Andrew Gombert

According to a Wall Street Journal report, the US investment bank, Goldman Sachs, last week made a purchase of bonds issued in 2014 by the Petroleos de Venezuela Company, worth $ 2.8 billion.

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 12:15pm

Los “Bonos del Hambre” de Goldman Sachs son el combustible que necesitaba el régimen de Nicolás Maduro en Venezuela

 06/01/2017 - 12:14
Una persona sostiene un cartel en el que se puede leer Goldman Sachs apesta durante una manifestación contra la firma estadounidense de inversiones Goldman Sachs en rechazo a la supuesta compra de 2.800 millones de dólares en bonos al Banco Central de Venezuela en Nueva York, Estados Unidos el 30 de mayo de 2017. EFE/Andrew Gombert

Según un informe del Wall Street Journal, el banco de inversión estadounidense, Goldman Sachs, hizo efectiva la semana pasada una compra de bonos emitidos en 2014 por la Compañía Petróleos de Venezuela, por un valor de 2.800 millones de dólares.

Thursday, June 1, 2017 - 12:15pm

[OP-ED]: Our Education, Born from Swamps

 05/15/2017 - 15:27
In lower income neighborhoods, students can struggle without access to proper educational materials, exposure, and parental poverty. 

The story of education in lower income neighborhoods is an all too familiar one. The struggle to obtain a stable education is a story of overcoming conditions that are less than favorable, much like the swamp plant. What is causing these students, especially Latinos, to fall behind? How can they grow from these meager and impoverished conditions?  

Monday, May 15, 2017 - 2:30pm


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