Olesia Munoz

A group of Olesia Munoz Pavon’s’ neighbors waited in vain to receive her at her home in Niquinohomo, Masaya. The[...]

“Nobody has to pardon us because we never committed any crime. Those who need to pay for their crimes and[...]

While peasant leader Medardo Mairena was being tortured in the cells of El Chipote, his torturers said they would stop[...]

Merchant Leader

Merchant Irlanda Jerez spent 329 days as a prisoner of the Ortega-Murillo regime. During that time, she was interrogated nude,[...]

Nicaraguan Journalists

If it weren’t for the weight they’ve both lost it would be difficult to believe that Miguel Mora and Lucia[...]

US Congress

While much of Nicaragua was jubilantly following the release of political prisoners on Tuesday, the United States Congress held a[...]


“God helps those who help themselves”, is the title of a collection of proverbs that Carlos Monsivais published as a[...]


Daniel Ortega’s ruling Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN) has begun to insinuate very subtlety to its territorial structures that they[...]

Félix Maradiaga

Testimony by Felix Maradiaga Blandon, Executive Director of the Institute for Strategic Studies and Public Policies (IEEPP) and member of the[...]

With the release of 56 political prisoners on Tuesday morning, among them the main leaders of the civic protests and[...]