Human Rights Have Been Co-opted To Serve Regime Change In Nicaragua And Other Countries

By Stephen Sefton, -

Since the demise of the Soviet Union, almost 30 years ago, abuse and debasement of human rights concerns have served increasingly to create pretexts promoting Western dominance around the world. [...]

Cuban President Stands With Venezuela & Nicaragua Against US Imperialism

By Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez, -

Esteemed Presidents, Prime Ministers, and heads of delegations, distinguished guests:Esteemed colleague David Choquehuanca: Who among us does not remember that December 14, 2004, the gala in [...]

Failed Regime Change In Nicaragua. OAS And Amnesty International: Killing, Torturing Sandinistas Is OK

By Stephen Sefton, -

The clearest failure in their false reporting of the conflict is the sinister, ridiculous insistence that the Nicaraguan opposition engaged principally in peaceful protest, a claim beyond absurd [...]

Every Single Member Of US Congress Approved Crushing Sanctions On Nicaragua

By Ben Norton, -

GrayZone Project — Every single member in both chambers of the US Congress approved legislation that will impose sanctions and financial restrictions on Nicaragua in an explicit effort to weaken [...]

The Return Of The Nicaraguan Contras, And The Rise Of The Pro-Contra Left

By Dan Kovalik, -

According to our nation’s paper of record, the New York Times, the Nicaraguan Contras re-activated some time ago in order to take on their old foe, Daniel Ortega, who had been re-elected in 2007 [...]

Nicaragua And The U.S. Neo-fascist Offensive

By Fabian Escalante Font, Global Research. -

In April of the current year, media headlines pointed to a ‘revolution’ breaking out in Nicaragua against the Sandinista Front government headed by Commander Daniel Ortega. Until then, and for 11 [...]

More Guardian Lies About Nicaragua

By Nora McCurdy and Nan McCurdy, Popular Resistance -

“Cathedral protests highlight Ortega’s broken Alliance with Nicaragua’s church” an article in today’s Guardian by Toby Stirling has no true facts – this has become typical of The Guardian’s [...]

Refugee Caravan: Where Are The Nicaraguans?

By Chuck Kaufman, -

By the time this blog is published, the results of the US midterm elections will be known. I’m willing to bet now that if the Democrats hoped-for “Blue Wave” does not materialize, their number [...]

“Nicaragua Is A Victim Of Double Political Standards”

By Staff, -

Julie Lamin is a committed secondary school teacher in the UK and an author. During the summer holidays of 2017, as part of a teacher delegation organised by her trade union NEU (NUT Section), [...]

The Troika Of Tyranny: The Imperialist Project In Latin America & Its Epigones

By Roger Harris, Popular Resistance -

Cuba, Nicaragua, and Venezuela are today threatened by US imperialism. The first salvo of the modern Age of Imperialism started back in 1898 when the US seized Cuba along with Puerto Rico and [...]

‘Troika Of Tyranny’: Trump White House Announces Tough New Policies Against Venezuela, Cuba And Nicaragua

The confrontational remarks from John Bolton come same day as United Nations calls on US to lift Cuban embargo. Donald Trump‘s White House has announced an aggressive new policy to confront [...]

NicaNotes: Smoking Gun Shows Catholic Hierarchy Coup Involvement

By Chuck Kaufman, -

One of the “smoking guns,” proving the lie of the opposition and media story about the supposedly peaceful, spontaneous uprising against the “tyrant” Daniel Ortega, was revealed with the release [...]

The False Doctrine Of Humanitarian Intervention Comes To Nicaragua

By Chuck Kaufman, Nica Notes -

I am really angry that passage of the NICA Act in its even worse form, the Nicaragua Human Rights and Anticorruption Act of 2018 (S. 3233), appears to be a fait accompli – and by unanimous [...]

Nicaragua – Truth, US Funding And Corporate Shills

By Stephen Sefton, -

In a recent activity of the right wing Inter-American Dialogue organization in Washington the moderator Michael Shifter asked guest speaker, Nicaraguan Vice Foreign Minister Valdrack Jaentschke, [...]

NICA Act 2.0: It’s Back And Even Worse Than Before

By Tom Ricker, -

The Nicaragua Investment Conditionality Act has been floating around congress since 2015. The main idea behind the bill is to direct the U.S. Executive Branch to use its voting power in [...]