Vilma Trujillo Garcia died early on Tuesday at a hospital in Nicaraguan capital Managua, after suffering burns over 80 percent of her body. She had been horribly tortured in a “religious” ceremony.
Foreign policy is a touchy issue. Everyone's got an opinion, but how do you get people to listen? How do you get your voice heard outside of the angry comments you post on the internet? One Sociology professor chose to do it by disrupting a flight with an incoherent rant about Venezuela. And smoking.
Granada, February 16: Women dressed in Nicaraguan traditional clothing rest during the celebrations of the International Poetry Festival. Image via AP.]
Nicaraguan President and former Sandinista commandante Daniel Ortega would like all the feminists to shut the fuck up already and let him proudly wear the mantle of a leftist man of the people despite the fact that he brutally raped his underage stepdaughter in the 1980s and used his political power to cover it up.…