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.

September 22, 2021
Karen Kampwirth

Although violence by Sandinistas against LGBTQ people has increased in recent years, activists persevere in fighting for their rights.

August 6, 2021
John Perry

Biden administration looks to sanctions against Nicaragua, an approach that has historically had mixed results.

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