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Former Guatemalan Dictator José Efraín Ríos Montt died on April 1. Five Guatemala experts weigh in on his life and the legacy of ethnic cleansing he leaves behind.
A disturbing new proposal by members of Guatemala’ Congress could give blanket amnesty to military members for committing war crimes.
Five years after the deadly Ahuas shootings in Honduras, a detailed report reveals direct DEA involvement, government inaction, and little help for the victims.
"The government, after they disappeared the 43, they tried to say it was an isolated case, and we screamed ‘no!’ It isn’t an isolated case, it is systematic. It happens many times a day in different parts of the country."
Across the region, violence continues to spiral. What can be done?
The latest murder of a journalist from Mexico’s Tierra Caliente region sheds light on a cycle of violence.
How Javier Valdez’s narrative journalism predicted his own death
For the mothers whose children have been disappeared during the drug war in Mexico, there is little to celebrate.
An interview with Lenca activist Pascuala Vásquez on the legacy of Berta Cáceres and the defense of indigenous territories and culture in Honduras.
A protest by abused adolescents at a homeless shelter in Guatemala led to a massive fire that killed 40 minors. The Guatemalan state is responsible.