Nicaragua: Colonial History Repeats Itself on the Atlantic Coast of Central America

Nicaragua_Colonial_History_Repeats_Itself_on_the_Atlantic_Coast_of_Central_America.pdf

Author

Amalia Dixon

Item Type

Journal Article

Abstract Note

Indigenous peoples along the Rio Coco that splits the countries of Honduras and Nicaragua have been subjugated to unequal land and resource agreements. Because of the Sandinista government and the Nicaraguan civil war, indigenous peoples in the area are struggling to return to economic sustainability for themselves.

Date

Spring, 1995

Issue

1

Pages

12-13

Publication Title

Abya Yala News: Journal of the South and Meso American Indian Rights Center (SAIIC)

Title

Nicaragua: Colonial History Repeats Itself on the Atlantic Coast of Central America

Volume

9