1. The Slogan is Literacy! From revolutionary Nicaragua, early 1980s. The illiteracy rate in the country dropped from around 50% to around 12% in the first 13 months after the 1979 Sandinista Revolution.

    NOTE: The verb alfabetizar doesn’t have a direct English translation and means “to make literate.”

     
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    ¡La consigna es alfabetizar!
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    The verb alfabetizar doesn’t have a direct English translation and means “to make literate.”
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