Nicaragua

Nicaragua News Bulletin: March 5, 2013

March 5, 2013 The Nicaragua Network notes with great sadness the death today of President Hugo Chavez of Venezuela. We will miss his ebullient personality, his concern for the marginalized, his commitment to grassroots democracy, and his Bolivarian dream which expanded his vision beyond Venezuela to the rest of Latin America through ALBA. We note…

Nicaragua News Bulletin for the week of December 11th.

1. Nicaraguans concerned about health of Chavez 2. Nicaragua, Honduras, and El Salvador meet on Gulf of Fonseca 3. Colombia still refuses to recognize World Court ruling 4. Purisima without fireworks accidents! 5. Energy Ministers commit to biofuels 6. Nicaraguan police show region’s police their training methods 7. Nicaragua advances the rights of domestic workers…

US participation in massacre of Moskito people!

On May 22 and 23 a delegation of human rights activists from the United States organized by Rights Action and Alliance for Global Justice visited the community of Ahuás in the Moskitia region of Honduras. The delegation witnessed an atmosphere of terror being generated amongst dire poverty in an area where the indigenous people are…

US Right Wing Attacks Nicaragua

Contact your representatives! Send your Senators and Representative the article below responding to allegations of fraud in Nicaragua’s Nov. 6 presidential election. Include your own note saying you will not tolerate a return to the policies of the 1980s when the US made economic, political and proxy war on Nicaragua, the hemisphere’s second poorest country.…