Journalists under legal and criminal harassment: Kalúa Salazar and David Quintana On 22 March 2021, Kalúa Salazar, journalist and press chief of Radio La Costeñísima, denounced that at least ten agents of the Special Operations Directorate Police (DOEP) besieged her home located in the Beholden neighborhood of Bluefields, in the Nicaraguan Caribbean, where she was staying withContinue reading “Resolution on Nicaragua condemns repression; reporters under legal harassment”
by Elizabeth Starčević On Sat Oct. 3, 2020 . PEN Puerto Rico held a zoom event called Mujeres que se atreven-Women Who Dare. It was a report from several women journalists —three from Puerto Rico but also included Lucina Kathmann—and the Honduran journalist, Dina Meza. PEN international Veronica Maza and Alicia Quinones had facilitated itContinue reading “Report: Women Who Dare – PEN Puerto Rico”
A GoFundMe effort to help Nicaraguan journalists who are victims of COVID-19.
Story by María Fernanda de Luna Ferral, journalist and director of El Quinto Portal de Veracruz online newspaper and the daughter of María Elena Ferral, a prizewinning journalist.
Video of the March 3, 2020 PEN lecture by US immigration activist Cristina Jiménez. Topic: “Hope in a Time of Darkness: The Resilience of US Immigrants under Attack”.
A Nicaraguan reporter beaten by Ortega/Murillo thugs at the funeral of the poet Ernesto Cardenal has had to return to the hospital because of his injuries.
The Ortega/Murillo regime in Nicaragua sent thugs to disrupt the funeral of poet Ernesto Cardenal, and attacked five journalists.
Video of the February 4, 2020 PEN lecture by author and anthropologist Ruth Behar. Topic: “The Search for Home: Reflections of an Immigrant Writer”.
Video of the January 28, 2020 PEN lecture, by author Betty Londergan. Topic: “The Two Sides of Betty Friedan: Feminist Icon & Complicated Woman”
Padre Alejandro Solalinde talks about Padre Alejandro Solalinde talks about his renegade priest career.. January 21, 2020.