2021: Countering corporate media & disinformation campaigns!

While 2021 has seen more than its share of biased reporting and media disinformation, AFGJ remains committed to offering honest, nuanced reporting on critical topics in today’s global justice movement. We know that in order to counter the corporate media machine and build a more powerful grassroots movement, we need strong political analysis, thoroughly-researched reports,…

NicaNotes: Benefits for Workers in Nicaragua’s Free Trade Zones: An Interview with Pedro Ortega

By Jorge Capelan [Jorge Capelán is a Latin American journalist and political analyst who has worked for many years in Nicaragua. He appears weekly on news analysis programs and writes for several online news outlets.]  Free Trade Zones (FTZs) play a very important role in Nicaragua’s struggle against poverty.  As distinct from most countries in the…

Nicaragua Denounces Charter Organization of American States

MINISTERIO DE RELACIONES EXTERIORES Managua, Nicaragua Managua, 18th November, 2021 MRE/DM/00284/11/21   Mr. Luis Almagro Lemes Secretary General Organization of American States   Taking into account the “Declaration of the National Assembly in the face of the repeated actions of interference of the Organization of American States in the Internal Affairs of the State of…

Death Squads threaten Colombian Human Rights Defender Darnelly Rodriguez twice in two weeks

We are very worried for the safety and security of Centro Pazífico coordinator, Darnelly Rodriguez. On November 19 2021, she received the second of two death threats in two weeks. This threat came from the AGC paramilitary group. She was listed along with several other social movement and union leaders in a pamphlet that was…

Webinar Recording: Nicaragua Elections Reportback featuring on-the-ground electoral observers

Nicaragua Solidarity Campaign Action Group  & Alliance for Global Justice invite you to a webinar in response to Nicaragua’s 2021 Elections View the Webinar on YouTube Here   Featuring: Many persons from the US and beyond who accompanied the Nicaragua elections and saw firsthand what really took place. In this 90-minute webinar, you’ll see photos…