Webinar: The Nicaraguan Revolution: Past, Present and Future - the threat of a good example

NSCAG News | on: Tuesday, 27 October 2020

With the election of the FSLN to government in 2006, Nicaragua's revolution entered it second phase, building on the the social, economic and political advances that have been the revolution's hallmarks. Speakers from Nicaragua will discuss the periods from 1979 to the present day, looking at how the revolution read more



Fighting blockades & COVID-19: Why US sanctions in Latin America must end

NSCAG News | on: Sunday, 4 October 2020

Our webinar hosted jointly with the Cuba Solidarity Campaign and Venezuela Solidarity Campaign on 3rd October is now available to view here Guest speakers at the event were Counselor Julio Pujol, Deputy Head of Mission, Cuban Embassy Sofia Clark, Master of International Law, Miguel d'Escoto Brockmann Centre for Development read more



Webinar: Fighting blockades & COVID-19: Why US sanctions in Latin America must end

NSCAG News | on: Thursday, 17 September 2020

In the depths of a global health crisis international co-operation can save lives. But while Cuba has sent medical brigades to help fight COVID-19 in 38 countries, the US government under Donald Trump has tightened sanctions against Cuba, Nicaragua and Venezuela, preventing access to vital PPE and ventilators. In the read more



Kevin Zeese passes away

NSCAG News | on: Monday, 7 September 2020

We are deeply saddened to learn that Kevin Zeese, U.S. lawyer, advocate, writer, activist-organizer and comrade, passed away on 6th September. Zeese, alongside his partner Margaret Flowers, was the Co-director of Popular Resistance, an online resource providing news and information, which brings together movements for peace and economic, racial and read more



House to house visits are part of the national public health campaign to combat COVID-19 What other countries could learn from Nicaragua’s response to COVID-19

NSCAG News | on: Monday, 24 August 2020

The following is an edited version to a longer article by Coleen Littlejohn that first appeared on the website of the Alliance for Global Justice on 20 August 2020. Coleen has lived and worked in Nicaragua since 1980. From 2011-2014 she also worked for the World Bank in Liberia during read more



Nicaraguan opposition groups meet with US Congress members, October 2019 US issues instructions to Nicaraguan opposition

NSCAG News | on: Thursday, 13 August 2020

Following the leaked document which gave details of US plans to instigate a further coup in Nicaragua, the US has made its intentions even clearer by holding a teleconference with Nicaragua’s opposition groups on 12 August. In a meeting which showed beyond doubt who is pulling the opposition’s read more



Pic: Labour Outlook Say NO to Trump's regime change agenda in Nicaragua and Latin America

NSCAG News | on: Wednesday, 12 August 2020

In the run-up to the Presidential election, Trump has upped sanctions & attacks on Latin America. Read why Britain should not be his poodle when it comes to the US' illegal 'regime change' agenda in Nicaragua. Say No to Trump's 'regime change' agenda in Nicaragua and Latin America. Ruby Cox, read more



FSLN rally in Nicaragua Is the US era of domination of Latin America coming to an end?

NSCAG News | on: Wednesday, 12 August 2020

Despite its failings at home, the United States continues to intervene in countries across multiple continents seeking to control their governments and resources. Popular Resistance looks at the US’ latest efforts in Nicaragua, Venezuela, and Bolivia to undermine their independence and force them to serve the interests of the US read more



NSCAG webinar: Trade Unions - the Nicaraguan Example

NSCAG News | on: Tuesday, 11 August 2020

NSCAG will be holding a free webinar on Thursday 27 August from 6.00 - 7.30 pm (UK time). Please see below for details and how to register. Guest speakers from two Nicaraguan trade unions will discuss the way in which they have seen their rights restored and significant improvements for read more



Nicaraguans enjoy free community-based health care, based on prevention How Nicaragua's Community-Based Health System is tackling Coronavirus

NSCAG News | on: Sunday, 9 August 2020

Reproduced from an article by Kevin Zeese and John Perry in Popular Resistance (popularresistance.org):- Nicaragua’s Sandinista government is – like every other government – engaged in a struggle to limit the effects of the Covid-19 pandemic on its people. But Nicaragua suffers two additional handicaps. One is that it is read more





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