The woman who epitomised the 1979 Nicaraguan revolution that overthrew the dictator Anastasio Somoza has been denied entry to the US to take up her post as a Harvard professor on the grounds that she had been involved in "terrorism".
Very few times do events expose hidden and masked inequities as did the
social upheaval of last month, January. The upheaval has been examined
from very many perspectives, but the World Garifuna Organization (WGO)
would like to add yet another perspective.
Time was when crime and violence struck fear, numbness and shock in us.
Whatever the reasons and however loud the warnings, this nation lost
that era of peace and security and is now faced with ever growing crime,
lawlessness and violence.