|Angelly Pernia badly beaten, suffering internal injuries jailed|
"My health is weak I am beaten and bruised all over my body. Thanks to these blows I can not pee I can not walk upright my belly hurts like never before and also have a kidney infection due to severe cystitis. I want this letter to be made public to the world to know that in this country there is NO JUSTICE that although the Judge and Prosecutor could see me vomit, not be able to stand and declare with excruciating pain they found a precautionary measure very little preferring a detention measure..."
|Rodrigo Diamanti holds up sign: "We are thirsty for justice"|
|Students announce march in defense of University autonomy on May 8|
Yesterday came across this new song dedicated to the student movement by the singer and song writer Yordano di Marzo titled Manifiesto.
The international media would have you believe that the protests in Venezuela are dying down but the rising repression and mass protests continue along with signs of solidarity in the culture and the causes for the protests persist. The students continue in the street in response and in defiance to government repression.
|May 1, 2014 rally of the democratic resistance in Caracas, Venezuela|
|Pro-govt assailants beat a student at Central University of Venezuela on May1. AP|