• Juan Carlos

    Photographer & Producer, occasional DP
            
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  • Location: San Salvador, El Salvador
    Nationality: USA/El Salvador
    Biography: Juan Carlos is a storyteller specializing in documenting social issues and humanitarian crisis in conflict-affected societies as well as covering current international and national events while also pursuing personal documentary projects.... read on
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for The Wall Street Journal
juan carlos
Jun 12, 2018
My latest work from #Nicaragua for The Wall Street Journal text by Juan Montes. recitente trabajo de Nicaragua para el WSJ con texto de Juan Montes.

Nicaraguan students whose families fought with Daniel Ortega to oust the Somozas now lead a rebellion against Ortega’s own family dynasty.

MANAGUA, Nicaragua—The children and grandchildren of Nicaraguan revolutionaries who fought alongside      Daniel Ortega  to topple a dictatorship four decades ago are now leading a movement to oust him from power. 

The nation’s largest public university, once a stronghold of Mr. Ortega’s leftist Sandinista revolution, has become a command bunker for a student-led revolt. The government is loath to dislodge the several hundred student rebels holed up at National Autonomous University, where dozens of barricades made of paving-stone and sheet iron control access. 

You can read the full article here: https://www.wsj.com/articles/their-grandparents-toppled-a-dictator-now-they-are-the-revolutionaries-1528545600



Their Grandparents Toppled a Dictator. Now They Are the Revolutionaries
Nicaraguan students whose families fought with Daniel Ortega to oust the Somozas now lead a rebellion against Ortega’s own family dynasty.

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