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News Nicaragua » Culture: Nicaragua's stolen land

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Publicated on: hursday 16 May 2019

Scenes of political violence and civil unrest in Nicaragua have hit headlines around the world, but the lesser known story is the desperate situation for Indigenous populations, as both land and ...

News Nicaragua » Culture: ‘I Did My Best to Stop American Foreign Policy’: Bernie Sanders on the 1980s

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Publicated on: onday 20 May 2019

Puerto Cabezas in Nicaragua. And I happen to believe that cultural exchanges and student exchanges are a very important tool to try to bring people together and avoid wars. While we’re at it, I also ...

News Nicaragua » Culture: Sri Lanka and Nicaragua establish diplomatic relations

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Publicated on: Wednesday 15 May 2019

The establishment of diplomatic ties between Sri Lanka and Nicaragua would enhance the existing friendly relations and cooperation in the political, socio-economic and cultural fields for the ...

News Nicaragua » Culture: Nicaragua/Women: They Kill Us Because They Hate Us

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Publicated on: Friday 17 May 2019

And let’s not talk about the fact that this government criminalized therapeutic abortion after 100 years of this right for women in Nicaragua, a right granted them to save their lives. Impunity reigns ...

News Nicaragua » Culture: Baker pressed on driver's licenses for refugees

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Publicated on: onday 13 May 2019

In October, a federal judge put a hold on the Trump administration’s plans to stop renewing the legal status of 300,000 people living in the U.S. from El Salvador, Haiti, Nicaragua and Sudan ... ...

News Nicaragua » Culture: Nicaraguan unrest: St Andrews-raised musician Clara Curteis returns to Fife with launch of ‘protest songs’ album

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Publicated on: Friday 10 May 2019

She stayed after meeting her Nicaraguan partner who is from a family of well-known folk musicians. Clara founded and coordinated a music and art programme working with under privileged children. ...

News Nicaragua » Culture: Reagan’s Dangerous Game in Nicaragua

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Publicated on: uesday 23 April 2019

He did not understand, he said, why two foreign armies were fighting in his native land — Nicaragua’s Sandinista army and the American-backed contras. Eight days earlier, Vargas and his family, along ...

News Nicaragua » Culture: 12 Defining Moments in Nicaragua’s Year-Long Crisis

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Publicated on: hursday 18 April 2019

“But April in Nicaragua is the month of death.” These words were true when Nicaraguan poet and priest Ernesto Cardenal wrote them in 1960’s Hora 0, and they are true now. Following the ...

News Nicaragua » Culture: Ortega Opposes Reparations to Victims of the Nicaragua Massacre

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Publicated on: Sunday 19 May 2019

The GIEI highlights in its final report that the Nicaraguan legislation establishes that “anyone ... of some of its officers and police commissioners. In the Law for a Culture of Dialogue, ...

News Nicaragua » Culture: BU, Nicaragua Students, Peace Corps Work to Call Attention to Country’s Climate Change

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Publicated on: onday 18 March 2019

Underscoring these images of the country’s rich cultural heritage and natural beauty is the threat posed by climate change. The book, Nicaragua: Culture and Climate Change in the Land of Lakes and ...

News Nicaragua » Culture: Nicaraguan poet-priest Cardenal leaves hospital, thanks pope

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Publicated on: Wednesday 20 February 2019

MANAGUA, Nicaragua – Renowned Nicaraguan poet and priest Ernesto ... Paul II for violating a prohibition on priests holding political office by serving as culture minister under the first Sandinista ...

News Nicaragua » Culture: Nicaragua and El Salvador: A mix of culture and nature

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Publicated on: uesday 19 February 2019

Delight yourself with a mix of history, culture and nature in Nicaragua and El Salvador. You'll visit colonial towns as Granada, León, Suchitoto, Ataco and some archeological sites mainly in El ...