Category Archives: Nicaragua

Ortega Uses Somoza’s Manual to Silence Critics

By Carlos Dada This article originally appeared in Spanish in El Faro on December 18, 2018 and was translated to English by Delia Neyra. The Nicaraguan police closes the media company directed by the country’s main journalist, Carlos Fernando Chamorro, … Continue reading

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Susan Meiselas: Berkeley and Beyond

By Lesdi Goussen On the eve of the inauguration of her retrospective exhibition “Mediations”- currently on view at the San Francisco Museum of Modern Art- Susan Meiselas travelled back to Nicaragua where she took the image “SOS Nicaragua: The bullets…” … Continue reading

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La encrucijada de los grandes empresarios de Nicaragua por Carlos F. Chamorro

Por Carlos F. Chamorro Read this entry in English here. Hace exactamente un año, publiqué el ensayo ¿”Modelo Cosep”, o el régimen de Ortega?, analizando las particularidades de la alianza corporativista entre el régimen autoritario de Daniel Ortega y los grandes … Continue reading

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Carlos F. Chamorro on the Crossroads of Big Business in Nicaragua

By Carlos F. Chamorro (translated by Julia Byrd) Exactly one year ago, I published an essay titled, “‘¿Modelo Cosep’, o el régimen de Ortega?” (“The ‘COSEP Model,’ or the Ortega Regime?”), which analyzed the corporatist alliance between the authoritarian regime … Continue reading

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