Venezuela: Tricks for bucks, Trix from Doral

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A roundup on the rolling disaster 21st Century Socialism has wrought: Tricks for bucks: Sex, Dollar Bills, and the Venezuelan Black Market. Just like in Cuba, Venezuelans are living in a two-tiered society, in which those with access to dollars can buy goods that are unavailable to others, as Steve Hanke, professor of applied economics at Johns Hopkins University, points out. Trix from Doral: Shippers send more boxes of groceries from Doral to Venezuela Companies specialized in shipping boxes to be delivered at people’s front doors in Venezuela say that boxes now carry products not usually sent to that country. . . .

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