Nine months into the Nicaraguan political crisis, the country is looking at a difficult year ahead. It faces a government[...]

Neither Forgive nor Forget

Neither pardon (legal) nor forget (political). The parentheses are useful to rehearse a response, with the brevity of a slogan,[...]

Rafael Solis

The resignation of Rafael Solis as magistrate of the Supreme Court, after 21 years in office, and his militancy in[...]


Along the Paseo de la Reforma, Mexico City’s main boulevard, the faces of the 43 students from the Ayotizinapa Rural[...]

Hansell Vasquez

Hansell Vasquez liked to dream of owning a big company. He saw himself leading it and giving his family the[...]

A basic premise of some of the theories of globalization is the declining power of the nation-states that accompanies or[...]

“Neither forgive nor forget,” sounds good, but… What does it mean within our current context? The next stage of the[...]

The resignation of Rafael Solis to his high office in the Nicaraguan Supreme Court, and also to his militancy in[...]

Supreme Court Justice Rafael Solis, second from the right. File photo: Carlos Herrera / Confidencial

Rafael Solis’ resignation is the most important statement that’s been produced up until now from the regime’s functionaries, not only[...]

They advocate supporting “all necessary measures to encourage or oblige” the Government to comply with human rights, justice and truth matters. Franklin Villavivencio | Confidencial

The Mothers of April Association of Nicaragua, formed by women who have lost their children or relatives in the demonstrations[...]