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Strike puts 300K Venezuelans undergrads on hold
Roughly 40,000 college teachers have gone on a strike in Venezuela, demanding a salary raise that reflects the 150 percent inflation rate and the resources and materials that they need to operate properly.  
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Normally crowded, hallways are deserted on the UCV these days.
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Darkness is the only thing seen in the classrooms of the School of Humanities.

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The Law School is closed. On the door, a message explains that the strike is caused by the budgetary crisis.

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The Law School is closed. At the entrance there is a message explaining that a strike is on, caused by the budgetary crisis.

(Franz von Bergen/ Fox News Latino)

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Military personnel blocked the area surrounding the Science and University Ministry and didn't allow a protest organized by the students on Friday, Oct. 23, 2015.

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A classroom of the UCV's school of journalism remains closed due to the strike.
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A graffiti at the UCV calls for the protest. "Leave the fear away, go out and fight," it reads.

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The School of Economic and Social Sciences at UCV is open for administrative purposes only.

(Franz von Bergen/ Fox News Latino)

Strike puts 300K Venezuelans undergrads on hold

Roughly 40,000 college teachers have gone on a strike in Venezuela, demanding a salary raise that reflects the 150 percent inflation rate and the resources and materials that they need to operate properly.  

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