Agricultural Cycle

The onset of the rainy season in May-June and with it the agricultural cycle is “just around the corner”. However,[...]


It’s always hard for a sexual abuse victim to come forward and speak about her tragedy with an outsider.  Even[...]

The negotiations between the Civic Alliance for Justice and Democracy and the dictatorship of Daniel Ortega concluded on Tuesday another[...]

The novelist and journalist Arquimides Gonzalez, winner of the Rogelio Sinan Central America Literary Award 2011-2012, wrote his first novel[...]

Democratic Solution

After having denied the existence of more than 700 political prisoners, labeling them as “criminals and terrorists,” last Wednesday the[...]

The political prisoner Kenia Maria Gutierrez Gomez, 36, only had to obey a few guards to obtain the release to[...]

Pain in Nicaragua

It was the end of the 1940’s when my father, Pedro Hurtado Cardenas, had to flee into exile after a[...]

Police Station

Dozens of lightning protests led by citizens dressed in blue and white on Saturday challenged the police state in Nicaragua,[...]


Recent history has witnessed tragic crimes against humanity: those that occurred in Stalin’s Russia, Mao Zedong’s China, and in Cambodia[...]

The negotiation table maintained by the Government of Daniel Ortega and the Civic Alliance to overcome the crisis that broke[...]