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HuffPost: Is Goldman Sachs Supporting Hunger And Oppression In Venezuela?


The global investment bank has arguably afforded the oppressive and growingly unpopular reign of President Nicolás Maduro a small but significant lifeline. In a deal accused of abetting hunger and dictatorship, Goldman Sachs’ recent purchase of $2.8 billion worth of Venezuelan government debt shows how wealthy and powerful financial firms continue to exploit fragile states for profit.

(Demonstrators protest against human rights violations in Venezuela outside the National Gallery in London on 10 June. Image Credit: Tej Parikh)

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