Antonio Ledezma is the mayor of Caracas. He is also a political prisoner – a prisoner of the chavista government, led by Nicolas Maduro. He was arrested last year, brutally. He was arrested because he is a democrat and the chavistas are not.

Freedom is eroding fast in Venezuela.

Antonieta-Ledezma_ELPIMA20150323_0021_8The mayor’s wife, Mitzi, and daughter, Antonietta, attended the Oslo Freedom Forum this week. Jay sat down with Antonietta, a recent college graduate. She is a bold and poised young woman, determined to help her father and her country at large.

Mayor Ledezma’s party is called the “Fearless People’s Alliance.” Good name.

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There are 3 comments.

  1. Austin Murrey Inactive

    Ricochet Audio Network: Freedom is eroding fast in Venezuela.

    Wrong tense.

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    • May 26, 2016, at 9:08 AM PDT
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  2. Henry Castaigne Member

    It’s disturbing how quickly a mostly free country threw all it’s freedom away for empty promises.

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    • May 26, 2016, at 11:05 AM PDT
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  3. PHCheese Member

    I am glad I listened. I had heard he was arrested for denying climate change. Oh wait that happened here in America. No he wouldn’t allow a male to use the ladies room. Oh that happen in America also. It’s all so confusing.

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    • May 26, 2016, at 12:53 PM PDT
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