December 19, 2022
Rich Brown

Waves of evictions and the criminalization of Q’eqchi’ Maya communities propel rural poverty and forced migration.

November 28, 2022
Giada Ferrucci and Pedro Cabezas

In Guatemala and Honduras, regional anti-mining networks have become key players in struggles to combat extractivism and the criminalization of activists.

October 17, 2022
Sergio Palencia Frener

Ten years after the Alaska Massacre of the K'iche' people in Totonicapán, Guatemala, the families of the victims tell their stories.

October 11, 2022
Sergio Palencia Frener

A diez años de la Masacre de Alaska del pueblo k’iche’ en Totonicapán, Guatemala, las familias de las víctimas cuentan sus historias.

June 1, 2022
Chelsea Carrick

The rising costs of consumer goods has stoked the country’s peasant movement.

February 10, 2022
María Inés Taracena

After a decades-long fight against transnational mining interests and state repression, the community’s case could set a new precedent for Indigenous land and resource rights.

January 11, 2022
Jo-Marie Burt and Paulo Estrada

Forty years after the heinous state-sponsored crimes were committed, Maya Achi women get their day in court.

December 14, 2021
Rebecca Wilson, Cathy McIlwaine, Jelke Boesten

In the global struggle against gendered violence, Latin American women are key changemakers.

November 16, 2021
Vaclav Masek

In the latest episode of a lengthy saga of repression and resistance, Maya communities demanding to be consulted about a foreign-owned nickel mine in their territories now live under a state of siege.

September 7, 2021
Giovanni Batz

The latest protests in Guatemala build on years of popular struggle and deepen demands for a plurinational state.


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