Maria Barreto, from Fuquay Varina, North Carolina, is Copy Chief at Elon News Network. She is a strategic communications major minoring in creative writing and Spanish. When she is not editing and writing, she enjoys working as a part of the Periclean class of 2019 and watching, discussing and reviewing films. Her favorite season is Oscar season and her favorite number is 42.
Venezuela is currently in a state of humanitarian crisis, economic crisis, democratic crisis and just about any other form of crisis under the sun.