Amaya Coppens Beaten for Reporting Abuse of other Political Prisoners

Amaya Coppens Beaten
Ivette Munguía

The political prisoner had denounced the cruel treatment of detainees from Masaya. A guard beat her up and her medication was restricted

How was “The Gang of the Water-Carriers” born?

Gang of the Water-Carriers
Franklin Villavicencio

The prosecution accused 16 activists of “arms trafficking”, but on the night of Nov. 14th what they were taking the hunger strikers was water

“They Won’t Shut Us Up, Leon is Awakening”

Leon is Awakening
Ivette Munguía

The Police beat, tortured, robbed and humiliated them so that they “stop messing with the Sandinistas”, while the people of Leon overflow in solidarity

Political Trial of “Water Carriers” Set for January 30th

Iván Olivares

The judge rejected defense motions and keeps the 16 hostages in prison. Relatives demand Christmas without political prisoners

Torture as State Policy in Nicaragua: The Moral Decay of the FSLN

Torture as State Policy, Police Chief Fidel Dominguez
Carlos F. Chamorro

The application of torture and extreme cruelty as a systematic arm of repression is the final phase of the FSLN’s moral decomposition

Dennis Martinez Throws a Slider to the Heart

dennis martinez
Edgar Tijerino

Dennis says that we should trust the young people, the protagonists of this national effort, and the priests who have offered a strong support

ABCs of the Recent Latin American Protests

Latin American Protests

To help you understand the current situation in Latin America, we offer you an A to Z explanation of what’s happening in the region

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