Recent events in Latin America entirely refute the claim in the Western media that the right wing was carrying all before it in the continent.
Tomás Borge – Loss of a Nicaraguan revolutionary giant
Tomás Borge Martínez, the historic Nicaraguan revolutionary leader, died on 30 April aged 81. Borge had been a consistent and leading fighter at the centre of Nicaraguans’ struggles against dictatorship and imperialism for decades. He was an intellectual driving force of the revolutionary socialist movement and was revered by the left in Nicaragua.