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The lie that “There is no alternative” to neo-liberal economic policies

Supporters of President Maduro in Venezuela rally

By Mike Treen

Since the 1980s we have had drubbed into our heads that there was no alternative to the economic and social policies unleashed at that time. 1,191 more words

International Solidarity

Claro, Nicaragua: Get Double (2x) to Quadruple (4x) Balance, 07/28/2014

Promotion: Double (2x) to Quadruple (4x) Balance
Operator: Claro
Country: Nicaragua
Denominations (USD):
- Saturday July 26th: QUADRUPLE BALANCE from $5
- Sunday July 27th: DOUBLE BALANCE from $5 to $9.99 & QUADRUPLE BALANCE from $10… 95 more words


Viaje Satori Nirvana Cigar Review

This cigar is probably the first Viaje I’ve ever smoked, or at least remember smoking.  The Viaje Satori Nirvana (6 x 50) comes in with, I guessed it (you’ll find out later), a thick, dark Oscuro wrapper from Nicaragua, and filled and bound with Nicaraguan tobaccos. 1,324 more words


You Can't Keep a Spirit Down That Wants to Rise Up Again

Before my photography workshop ended, I started to get a little worried about traveling on my own in Nicaragua for two and a half weeks before starting Spanish school. 773 more words


Adventures - Esteli, Nicaragua

Little did we know that Esteli had been a town we passed on the way in to Nicaragua from El Salvador. I started recognizing clubs/bars/restaurants from our bus ride into Nicaragua. 1,196 more words


Doing business in Nicaragua? Think like a Nica

This is the third of several posts about the benefits and challenges of building a baseball academy in Nicaragua.  While it focuses on a specific project, the series also provides insight for Americans looking to pursue sports ventures in Latin America… 1,011 more words