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NICARAGUA, A NATION'S RIGHT TO SURVIVE

Part of John Pilger Double Bill
Dir: John Pilger & Alan Lowery
United Kingdom / 1983 / 54mins

In 1979, the Sandinstas won a hugely population revolution in Nicaragua, putting an end to decades of corrupt US-backed Somoza dictatorship. They based their reformist ideology on that of the English Co-operative Movement, but it was to prove too 'radical' for the Reagan administration. In this film, John Pilger describes the achievements of the Sandinistas and their 'threat of a good example'.

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Date: Wed 20 September, 2006
Time: 19:00
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