Students Movements around the World- Venezuela

Venezuela's Student Movement
"Either We Fight for Education or We Lose It." BY ERICK ROZO
Students in Venezuela have an 84 percent confidence rating in polls among the public, higher even than the Church or banks, according to Our struggle for democracy sometimes feels like the struggle of David against Goliath. However, we insist on following democratic paths with a determined spirit that we hope will be contagious.. As students, we try to make our voices heard as protagonists, rather than spectators. Our current goal is to spearhead voter registration even in the most remote areas of Venezuela. Organization is extremely necessary if we are to succeed in reestablishing democracy. In the last few years, we students have mobilized to change the country, at the same time as we seek to maintain the right to free expression.......more