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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Iranian-born aviation figure with colorful past appears in Panama Papersgovernment and much of the international community cited the incident as proof
Iranian-born aviation figure with colorful past appears in Panama Papers
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 5 days ago
government and much of the international community cited the incident as proof that the PLO was running weapons to leftist Sandinista rebels in Nicaragua. Azima said that neither he nor Global did anything wrong to get caught up in the... Read more
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Roll Call
Inside the Smears: Clinton Vs. Sandersthe White House to use a portion of those funds for car makers. Clinton has not
Inside the Smears: Clinton Vs. Sanders
Roll Call / Posted 8 days ago
the White House to use a portion of those funds for car makers. Clinton has not said that. Did Bernie Sanders praise Sandinistas and the Cuban revolution? Moderators and Clinton attacked Sanders for calling Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega... Read more
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The Forward
The White House Campaign of Lies Thats’s Wrecked the Middle East. No, It’s Not Ben Rhodesforeign policy initiative on a foundation of outright lies. The Reagan administ
The White House Campaign of Lies Thats’s Wrecked the Middle East. No, It’s Not Ben Rhodes
The Forward / Posted 8 days ago
foreign policy initiative on a foundation of outright lies. The Reagan administration memorably waged a war against the Sandinista government of Nicaragua during the 1980s, even though that war had been specifically outlawed by Congress, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
National Pledge - When a Nation Lacks Self-Beliefex-communications given the rise to key figures like Father Manuel de Escoto wh
National Pledge - When a Nation Lacks Self-Belief
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 days ago
ex-communications given the rise to key figures like Father Manuel de Escoto who was both a Catholic priest and a Sandinista fighting for Nicaragua's freedom initially, and later, fighting Yankee imperialism disguised as the Contras after... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
The best commencement speeches: from Jill Abramson to Neil Gaiman– in a terrible kind of politically correct phase where I travelled to Nicaragu
The best commencement speeches: from Jill Abramson to Neil Gaiman
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 9 days ago
– in a terrible kind of politically correct phase where I travelled to Nicaragua and called it “Niquragua” to observe the Sandinista revolution firsthand. You will be stupid. You will worry your parents as I worried mine. You will question your... Read more
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Roll Call
Inside the Smears: Clinton Vs. Sandersthe White House to use a portion of those funds for car makers. Clinton has not
Inside the Smears: Clinton Vs. Sanders
Roll Call / Posted 16 days ago
the White House to use a portion of those funds for car makers. Clinton has not said that. Did Bernie Sanders praise Sandinistas and the Cuban revolution? Moderators and Clinton attacked Sanders for calling Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega... Read more
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Reuters
Former East German dictator Honecker's widow dies in Chile: local mediaHugo Chavez (R) as Nicaragua's President Daniel Ortega looks on during a celebr
Former East German dictator Honecker's widow dies in Chile: local media
Reuters / Posted 18 days ago
Hugo Chavez (R) as Nicaragua's President Daniel Ortega looks on during a celebration to mark the 29th anniversary of the Sandinista revolution in Juan Pablo II square in... Margot Honecker (L), widow of the former head of East Germany Erich... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Hillary Clinton and John Kasich are best in California primarytoxic will be unearthed. Very few voters, for instance, know that he once prai
Hillary Clinton and John Kasich are best in California primary
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 20 days ago
toxic will be unearthed. Very few voters, for instance, know that he once praised Cuban dictator Fidel Castro and the Sandinista rebels in Nicaragua. He made those remarks 30 years ago, but he declined to disavow them when they came up briefly... Read more
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Slate
This Is What a Republican Attack on Bernie Sanders Would Look Likehostage crisis.) There’s been little cable news chatter about Sanders’ 1985 tri
This Is What a Republican Attack on Bernie Sanders Would Look Like
Slate / Posted 22 days ago
hostage crisis.) There’s been little cable news chatter about Sanders’ 1985 trip to Nicaragua, where he reportedly joined a Sandinista rally with a crowd chanting, “Here, there, everywhere/ The Yankee will die.” It would be nice if this were due to... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Take and Read: Cry of the Earth, Cry of the Poorwere the “Who’s Who” of the liberation theologies of the day -- including Boff.
Take and Read: Cry of the Earth, Cry of the Poor
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 23 days ago
were the “Who’s Who” of the liberation theologies of the day -- including Boff. Spring term of 1985, I was in war-torn, Sandinista-ruled Nicaragua with Maryknoll sisters; then with Penny Lernoux and Franciscans in Colombian “peace communities”... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jones served as a missionary during troubled times in Nicaraguaprotection. Serving as a missionary in Nicaragua in the late 1970s, Jones and
Jones served as a missionary during troubled times in Nicaragua
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
protection. Serving as a missionary in Nicaragua in the late 1970s, Jones and a fellow missionary were kidnapped by two Sandinista rebels while driving in Managua, and taken to a field outside of the city. A common practice at the time, rebels... Read more
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The Washington Times
Inside the Ring: Missile test surgein remote areas along the Rio Bocay and the towns of San Jose de Bocay, Santa R
Inside the Ring: Missile test surge
The Washington Times / Posted 27 days ago
in remote areas along the Rio Bocay and the towns of San Jose de Bocay, Santa Rosa de Tapaskun and Ayapal. The ruling Sandinista National Liberation Front is trying to play down the unrest, claiming the fighting is from “a criminal group” not... Read more
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Slate
Polls Say Bernie Is More Electable Than Hillary. Don’t Believe Them.seek a meeting with Fidel Castro, visiting Lenin’s tomb in the Soviet Union, an
Polls Say Bernie Is More Electable Than Hillary. Don’t Believe Them.
Slate / Posted 29 days ago
seek a meeting with Fidel Castro, visiting Lenin’s tomb in the Soviet Union, and traveling to Nicaragua, where he met with Sandinista leader Daniel Ortega and praised the country’s cultural minister as a ‘hippie” whose government was “teaching... Read more
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The Irish Times
The personal and the political mingle in Nicaraguathe country was already being siphoned off by the Somoza family dictatorship th
The personal and the political mingle in Nicaragua
The Irish Times / Posted 30 days ago
the country was already being siphoned off by the Somoza family dictatorship that had ruled Nicaragua for decades. The 1979 Sandinista revolution that would capture the imagination of the world was still only a dream in the minds of many. Now, 40... Read more
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Orange County Register
Does Obama have discretion to thwart Congress?that Nicaraguan refugees could stay in America even if they didn’t fit the requ
Does Obama have discretion to thwart Congress?
Orange County Register / Posted 1 months ago
that Nicaraguan refugees could stay in America even if they didn’t fit the requirements for asylum, during the days of the Sandinista-Contra conflict in Nicaragua. President Obama relies on well-established rules of prosecutorial discretion. There... Read more

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