Celebrating 25 Years of Scoop
Special: Up To 25% Off Scoop Pro Learn More

Tortilla con Sal - Latest News [Page 1]

Nicaragua: A young country on the move

Wednesday, 1 February 2012, 10:53 am | Tortilla con Sal

In Nicaragua the support of the country's youth for the Frente Sandinista has played a decisive role in the country's development under the government of President Daniel Ortega. In this video, young people at grass roots talk about why they identify with ... More >>

The return of Nicaragua's old aquaintance, DynCorp

Saturday, 27 March 2010, 5:43 pm | Tortilla con Sal

There are no excuses for playing the innocent about the motives behind US funding of "civil society" in Nicaragua. In the last analysis, this sort of funding is part of the political-military plan to destabilize and dominate the country, in exactly ... More >>

Women of the Sun, Women of the Dawn

Thursday, 11 March 2010, 3:48 pm | Tortilla con Sal

Women of the Sun, Women of the Dawn - Women who triumph constantly! Rosario Murillo, Tortilla con Sal Managua, March 8th, International Women's Day, 2010 A Year of Solidarity More >>

IV with Nicaragua's Economic Minister

Tuesday, 2 March 2010, 4:39 pm | Tortilla con Sal

Interview with Minister Orlando Solorzano, of the Trade and Commerce Ministry By Tortilla con Sal More >>

Tortilla con Sal: Interview with Margarita Murill

Thursday, 27 August 2009, 1:22 pm | Tortilla con Sal

Margarita Murillo has been deeply involved in the rural workers movement in Honduras for nearly 40 years. As a girl she took part in the national march for agrarian reform of 1973 which met with fierce repression including the notorious Los Horcones massacre ... More >>

Interview with Rene Andres Pavon

Friday, 7 August 2009, 4:15 pm | Tortilla con Sal

"Paramilitary structures are working in coordination with the armed forces" says the indisputable leader of the struggle for human rights in Honduras, Andres Pavon, after the murder of the latest victim of the Honduran coup regime dictatorship. More >>

Agustín Velloso: Equatorial Guinea 2009

Friday, 31 July 2009, 12:11 pm | Tortilla con Sal

Next August, the 3rd, few in Equatorial Guinea will celebrate the 30th anniversary of the coup d’état led by Teodoro Obiang Nguema against Macias Nguema, his uncle and the head of the State. Obiang’s government refers to what happened with these ... More >>

Attacks infiltrations murder intensify in Honduras

Wednesday, 29 July 2009, 4:50 pm | Tortilla con Sal

Attacks, infiltrations and murders intensify in Honduras Extracts from the original article by Dick Emanuelsson Translated from Spanish by Karla Jacobs Photos by Mirian Huezo Emanuelsson More >>

Humanitarian crisis on Honduras-Nicaragua Border

Wednesday, 29 July 2009, 4:31 pm | Tortilla con Sal

TcS: We are with Doctor Ponce Pon, he is here supervising some of the aid, there is a mountain of people who have arrived here in Las Manos, next to Honduras. There are people arriving in Honduras from Nicaragua aren’t there? How are they arriving, ... More >>

IV with Honduran political refugee in Las Manos

Tuesday, 28 July 2009, 11:52 am | Tortilla con Sal

This is the translation of an interview Tortilla con Sal did together with a reporter from Radio Globo with a man from Tegucigalpa who is currently on the Nicaraguan side of the Las Manos Honduran-Nicaraguan border. More >>

Education, Health Care, Water

Wednesday, 1 April 2009, 4:21 pm | Tortilla con Sal

The opposition forces in Nicaragua, which consist of the different right wing and center right political parties, the corporate media and a number of influential NGOs, claim that the FSLN, in cahoots with the Supreme Electoral Council (CSE), perpetrated ... More >>

Toni Solo: Interview with Alba Palacios

Tuesday, 20 January 2009, 2:04 pm | Tortilla con Sal

Interview with Alba Palacios Second Secretary of the Executive Committee of Nicaragua's National Assembly Tortilla con sal by Toni Solo , December 18th, 2008 More >>

Agustin Velloso: Humanizing the West

Thursday, 1 January 2009, 4:15 pm | Tortilla con Sal

Two hundred dead, three hundred, four hundred - what difference does a hundred here or there make? More than five thousand have died since the start of the second Intifada and many thousands more since Israel came into existence 60 years ago - and neither ... More >>

US President-elect: the latest African saint

Tuesday, 18 November 2008, 10:25 am | Tortilla con Sal

Until the election in the United States of November 4th last, hagiographers had identified 1000 saints born in Africa. First place is assigned to Augustine of Hippo in the fourth century. Bakhita, a Sudanese of Darfur, who received that name from slave ... More >>

IV with the President of Nicaragua's Central Bank

Thursday, 6 November 2008, 2:50 pm | Tortilla con Sal

Interviewed by Tortilla con Sal in mid-October this year, the president of Nicaragua's Central Bank, Dr. Antenor Rosales spoke about the effects of the international financial crisis on Nicaragua and the region. In this abridged version of the interview, Dr. ... More >>

Tortilla con Sal IV With Roberto Rivas

Tuesday, 14 October 2008, 12:44 am | Tortilla con Sal

The Nicaraguan opposition and their allies in the European Union and North America have mounted a systematic campaign to de-legitimise the country's institutions. They claim Nicaragua is subjected to an "institutional dictatorship" dominated by the ... More >>

Mexico: Go ahead, touch and take it

Tuesday, 26 August 2008, 1:29 pm | Tortilla con Sal

According to an article published at cnnexpansion.com , “Go ahead, touch and take it" will be the formula applied by the Mexican Maize Master Project (Diana Teresa Pérez, 28/4/2008). All too candid. Other versions of that project try and sell us ... More >>

ALBA: hope for the impoverished

Monday, 4 August 2008, 3:55 pm | Tortilla con Sal

At the end of July, Tortilla con Sal interviewed Lic. Jorge Martinez Gonzalez and Lic. Armando Chible Sandoval, President and Assistant Manager respectively of the savings cooperative Caja Rural Nacional R.L. (Caruna). More >>

Mexico: Want to cut food production? Sow GM seed!

Thursday, 24 July 2008, 2:04 pm | Tortilla con Sal

Monsanto has told the press media over the last few days that the upcoming publication of the so-called special protection regime for maize will allow it to start experiments with genetically modified (GM) maize. What a historic irony that such a regime, instead ... More >>

Tortilla con Sal: Interview with Francisco Lpez

Thursday, 24 July 2008, 10:51 am | Tortilla con Sal

Early in July , Tortilla con Sal interviewed Ing. Francisco Lpez, President de Nicaragua's State oil company Petrleos de Nicaragua (Petronic). Ing. Lpez is a key figure for Nicaragua in the development of the Bolivarian Alternative for the Americas (ALBA) ... More >>





Join Our Free Newsletter

Subscribe to Scoop’s 'The Catch Up' our free weekly newsletter sent to your inbox every Monday with stories from across our network.