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Daniel Ortega Nicaragua

Disidencia Herejía

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 05.17.2014 | Politics
Reese Schonfeld

There is a Spanish word for dissent, disidencia, but Wheelock did not recognize it. In 1979, neither did Ortega, and the word seems entirely missing from the Nicaraguan vocabulary.

Daniel Ortega Could Be President Of Nicaragua For Life

AP | Posted 01.29.2014 | Latino Voices

MANAGUA, Nicaragua (AP) — Nicaraguan lawmakers have approved constitutional changes that would allow President Daniel Ortega to be re-elected indefi...

Presidential Guards Convicted Of Raping Mentally Disabled Girl In Nicaragua

AP | Posted 01.25.2013 | World

MANAGUA, Nicaragua -- A judge in Nicaragua has convicted three former police guards at President Daniel Ortega's home of raping a mentally disabled 12...

Nicaragua: The Sandinista Revolution Continues!

Dan Kovalik | Posted 04.10.2012 | World
Dan Kovalik

For the most part, one struggles to find many in the U.S. today who still carry a torch for the Sandinistas. Since I was a young man, I have believed in the Sandinistas, and the latest news from Nicaragua has only confirmed my loyalty.

Nicaragua's Fraudulent Election Portends Trouble

Joel D. Hirst | Posted 01.09.2012 | World
Joel D. Hirst

On Sunday Nicaragua's voters went to the polls in an electoral event fraught with controversy. The candidacy of President Ortega was itself illegal; the Nicaraguan constitution prohibits re-election.

Nicaragua's Ortega Headed For Reelection

AP | FILADELFO ALEMAN | Posted 01.07.2012 | World

MANAGUA, Nicaragua — President and one-time Sandinista revolutionary Daniel Ortega was re-elected in a landslide, according to results released ...