Okay, hardly new, but interesting none the less. I'm trying to educate myself about the history this country, you're welcome to come along for the ride.
It includes this snippet outlining the Sandinistas achievements:
"The death penalty was abolished. Hundreds of thousands of poverty-stricken peasants were brought back from the dead. Over 100,000 families were given title to land. Two thousand schools were built. A quite remarkable literacy campaign reduced illiteracy in the country to less than one seventh. Free education was established and a free health service. Infant mortality was reduced by a third. Polio was eradicated."