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Nicaragua Plunges Deeper Into Authoritarianism

Clip: 06/11/2021 | 2m 38s | Video has closed captioning.

Just months ahead of a national election, Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega regime has imprisoned seven opposition leaders. Human rights defender Bianca Jagger is one of Nicaragua’s best-known pro-democracy advocates and joins the show to explain what’s going on.

Aired: 06/11/21

Rating: NR

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