Brandon Lovo and Glenn Slate are the first political prisoners to be condemned by the dictatorship for the death of Angel Gahona.
They abhor caudillismo (strong man politics) and want to break with the political vices inherited from the past; they see themselves as “spokespersons”
Police: “they are perpetrators of terrorist acts in roadblocks, destruction, looting and burning of a university building and of public institutions".
Large businesses, the private banks, supermarkets and international chains united in support of the general strike called by the Civic Alliance.
The dentist and small business leader Irlanda Jerez remains in the La Esperanza prison under a “ludicrous” accusation, state her relatives.
The strike is “for the liberation of the political prisoners, the National Dialogue and for peace,” the group affirms.