March 31, 2023
Raúl Zibechi / Desinformémonos

The Latin American Left has largely distanced itself from Nicaragua’s Ortega. Still, understanding the shift from revolution to authoritarianism remains complex.

February 16, 2023
Lorraine Bayard de Volo

Karen Kampwirth’s new book examines nearly five decades of LGBTQ organizing, culture, persecution, and resistance in Nicaragua.

December 13, 2022
William I. Robinson

The internationally-renowned intellectual was arrested in late November, joining an ever-growing list of political prisoners detained by the Ortega regime.

June 10, 2022
Dánae Vílchez

Women’s rights groups supporting marginalized and impoverished people have been banned by Ortega’s authoritarian regime.

May 3, 2022
José Luis Rocha

En Nicaragua, la historia del gobierno luchando contra el imperio capitalista estadounidense expone contradicciones profundas.

May 3, 2022
José Luis Rocha

In Nicaragua, the story of a government fighting against the U.S. capitalist empire exposes deep contradictions.

December 15, 2021
Jonah Walters

The Sandinistas' economic platform claims that collective subsistence strategies empower workers and subvert neoliberalism, but the reality of Nicaragua’s economic development is more complex.

December 3, 2021
José Luis Rocha

Displacement and accumulation have characterized Ortega’s Nicaragua. Can the tycoons expect more of the same in his fourth consecutive term?

November 9, 2021
William I. Robinson

After silencing the opposition, Daniel Ortega claims victory for a fourth consecutive term.

November 6, 2021
John Perry with Patricia Ruiz, Winnie Narvaez, and Yorlis Luna

Viewpoint: Nicaragua’s upcoming presidential elections have been criticized as a farce. But for many Nicaraguans, they represent a huge choice.


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