Abandoned peace talks and numerous injuries and deaths: Thursday host Allen Ruff takes a look at Nicaragua’s contentious history as protests against Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega flare. Our guest is Donna Vukelich-Selva, long-time Nicaragua observer with deep, close ties to the country dating to the 1980s. Dr. Vukelich-Selva is Professor of Education at Edgewood College, where she researches critical race theory, education and immigration, bilingual education and restorative justice.
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A Public Affair is WORT's daily hour-long talk program. It aims to engage listeners in a conversation on social, cultural, and political issues of importance. The guests range from local activists and scholars to notable national and international figures.