Indians Are Getting A New Deal...But It's Still Rough In Caracas

Rosa Perez doesn't know her age, but she knows that in Venezuela's capital city of Caracas, there's money to be had simply by begging--enough to feed herself and her two young sons. Never mind that the family has to sleep rough in a park at the mercy of thieves and the rainy season's flash thunderstorms, or that the children go barefoot on hot asphalt streets. "We get to eat," she says.

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