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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 17 hours 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 yesterday
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 5 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 5 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 7 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 8 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 10 days 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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Newsmax
Kudlow: I Prefer Trump's Tax Plan Over Cruz's StrategyClinton, truly a moderate Democrat, and then here's the new Bill Clinton at his
Kudlow: I Prefer Trump's Tax Plan Over Cruz's Strategy
Newsmax / Posted 15 days ago
Clinton, truly a moderate Democrat, and then here's the new Bill Clinton at his wife's beck and call for the new left wing 'Sandinista' Democratic Party. "This is not your father's Democratic Party — and I believe that's why they're going to get... Read more
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BBC News
Beirut: Eavesdropping on Syrian conflictOliver North, to provide weapons and support for the Contras - US-supported gue
Beirut: Eavesdropping on Syrian conflict
BBC News / Posted 15 days ago
Oliver North, to provide weapons and support for the Contras - US-supported guerrillas who were fighting the left-wing Sandinista government of Nicaragua. The plan didn't work. Few hostages were released. More were taken, including Irish... Read more
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DW
Keeping tabs on covert spy activities |arms to Iran, despite an embargo. In return, Iran was to secure the release of
Keeping tabs on covert spy activities |
DW / Posted 19 days ago
arms to Iran, despite an embargo. In return, Iran was to secure the release of American prisoners in Lebanon and fund anti-Sandinista and anti-communist Contra rebels in Nicaragua. It was this affair that made clear the consequences of the... Read more
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Louisiana Weekly
America’s drug wars and its Black victimsCIA and millions of dollars in cocaine sales that benefitted Nicaraguan Contras
America’s drug wars and its Black victims
Louisiana Weekly / Posted 21 days ago
CIA and millions of dollars in cocaine sales that benefitted Nicaraguan Contras in their 1980s fighting the ruling leftist Sandinista government. Congress had quashed funding for the anti-Communist fighters loved by Ronald Reagan and the right... Read more
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National Catholic Reporter
Hillary Clinton's double standards on human rightshappened to live in areas supporting the opposition. The Reagan administration
Hillary Clinton's double standards on human rights
National Catholic Reporter / Posted 21 days ago
happened to live in areas supporting the opposition. The Reagan administration also attempted to bring down the leftist Sandinista government in Nicaragua by mining the country’s harbors; sabotaging oil installations; and organizing, training,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Why Bernie Sanders Doesn’t Talk About Being Jewishenough, a focus on foreign policy. As Michael Moynihan revealed in the Daily Be
Why Bernie Sanders Doesn’t Talk About Being Jewish
The Jewish Press / Posted 23 days ago
enough, a focus on foreign policy. As Michael Moynihan revealed in the Daily Beast, Sanders thought the brutal Marxist Sandinistas of Nicaragua could provide an example to American local governance. Sanders went further: “Is [the Sandinistas’]... Read more
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The Atlantic
Cuba, the Brandbut residents started reflecting the different crises that were taking place in
Cuba, the Brand
The Atlantic / Posted 26 days ago
but residents started reflecting the different crises that were taking place in Latin America. When the left-wing Sandinista National Liberation Front took power in Nicaragua in 1979, Nicaraguans came in droves to Little Havana. Economic... Read more
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New America Media
America's Drug Wars and Its Black VictimsCIA and millions of dollars in cocaine sales that benefitted Nicaraguan Contras
America's Drug Wars and Its Black Victims
New America Media / Posted 26 days ago
CIA and millions of dollars in cocaine sales that benefitted Nicaraguan Contras in their 1980s fighting the ruling leftist Sandinista government. Congress had quashed funding for the anti-Communist fighters loved by Ronald Reagan and the right... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
20 local music picks for April in PhoenixFayuca cite RX Bandits and Sublime as inspirations. Toss in Operation Ivy, the
20 local music picks for April in Phoenix
The Arizona Republic / Posted 28 days ago
Fayuca cite RX Bandits and Sublime as inspirations. Toss in Operation Ivy, the SoCal punk of Bad Religion and the Clash of "Sandinista!," and you'd have a pretty good idea what these local rockers are likely to bring to the stage. Two years ago,... Read more
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Zero Hedge
Governments Admit that Much of Modern History Has Been Manipulated By False Flag Attacksnational television: At this moment, we are confronted with the extraordinary
Governments Admit that Much of Modern History Has Been Manipulated By False Flag Attacks
Zero Hedge / Posted 1 months ago
national television: At this moment, we are confronted with the extraordinary story of a CIA guerrilla manual for the anti-Sandinista contras whom we are backing, which advocates not only assassinations of Sandinistas but the hiring of criminals to... Read more

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