Webinar Recording: US Hands Off! Let the People Decide

View the Recording on YouTube HERE

Featuring:

Netfa Freeman, Co-host/ producer, Voices with Vision, WPFW 89.3 FM Washington, DC,
and Coordinating Committee member, Black Alliance for Peace
Francisco Dominguez,  Head of Research Group on Latin America, Middlesex University
and Executive Committee member, Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign Action Group
Sofia Clark, Political Research Analyst, Miguel d’Escoto Brockmann Center,
National Autonomous University of Nicaragua (UNAN) in Managua

 

This 90-minute webinar was held a week before Nicaragua’s crucial national elections on November 7.  Francisco Dominguez addresses the FSLN’s decades-long struggle to bring democracy to Nicaragua and to assert national sovereignty. Netfa Freeman, who was recently in Nicaragua, describes his observations of the atmosphere and conditions there. Sofia Clark summarizes the US attacks against Nicaragua and attempts to delegitimize the elections. Nan McCurdy also presents a brief “Nicaraguan Elections 101” overview, addressing such questions as: What steps are being taken to assure a free and fair election?

 

Current sponsors:

Alliance for Global Justice
Black Alliance for Peace
Casa Baltimore/Limay
Center for Global Studies, Purdue University Northwest
Chicago ALBA Solidarity
CodePink
Fire This Time Movement for Social Justice – Canada
Friends of Latin America
Friends of Sandinista Nicaragua
Friends of the ATC
International Action Center
IRTF Cleveland
Jubilee House Community
Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign Action Group
Task Force on the Americas
US Peace Council
Would your organization like to sponsor this webinar? Please contact madeline@afgj.org to sign on.