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Amnesty International Guatemala: Protect a human rights defender Yolanda Oquelí. Yolanda Oquelí. Yolanda Oquelí was shot at on 13 June 2012. Two men on motorbikes shot at her and seriously injured her as she drove home from a demonstration. Yolanda spent several months making a painful recovery. No one has been brought to justice for her attack and she remains at risk because of her high profile human rights work.

I don’t believe in charity. I believe in solidarity. Charity is so vertical. It goes from the top to the bottom. Solidarity is horizontal. It respects the other person. I have a lot to learn from other persons. Quote by Eduardo Galeano Refugees, Einstein, We Are The World, Oppression, Helping Others, Picture Quotes, Inspire Me, Wise Words, Me Quotes

I don't believe in Charity... by rationalhub on DeviantArt

Interesting perspective, so made a poster on it I don't believe in Charity...

women campaign Guatemala: Attorney General Claudia Paz y Pazs campaign against violent crime and corruption Violent Crime, Attorney General, The Guardian, Action, Group Action

Guatemala: one woman's campaign against violent crime and corruption | Mark Tran

Claudia Paz y Paz, Guatemala's first female attorney general, tells Mark Tran why the justice system makes her job even tougher

Oxlajuj B'ak'tun: Mayan Era Change - James Rodriguez, mimundo.org James Rodriguez, Documentary Photographers, Action, Change, Beautiful, Pictures, Group Action

MiMundo.org - Guatemala, Life After Genocide

MiMundo.org / James Rodriguez. Documentary photographer.

Zaculeu, Huehuetenango - Victor Manuel Sales Ortíz, formerly known as Commander José Luis of the Poor People’s Army (EGP), former congressman for the Guatemalan National Revolutionary Unit (URNG) from 2003 to 2007, current president of the Mam People’s Council Saqtx’otx’ Chinab’jul and board member of the CPO, prepares to speak at the event. Photos: James Rodriguez, mimundo.org Board Member, Current President, James Rodriguez, Documentary Photographers, Event Photos, Central America, Revolutionaries, Panama Hat, Documentaries

MiMundo.org - Guatemala, Life After Genocide

MiMundo.org / James Rodriguez. Documentary photographer.

Agustín García López (middle), Ajq'ij, or Mayan Spiritual Guide from San Sebastian Huehuetenango, leads celebrations in the ancient Mayan site of Zaculeu marking the end of the Mayan Era known as 13 Baktun. Agustín states: "I was selected by our ancestors via my dreams so that I could ask our mother earth and father sun for the wellbeing of our community. I am here to thank the Sun for having shun on us the past 5200 years, and to welcome him in these next 5200 years to come." Zaculeu… Garcia Lopez, End Of An Era, James Rodriguez, Documentary Photographers, Mother Earth, My Dream, Documentaries, The Past, Religion

Oxlajuj B'ak'tun: Mayan Era Change | MiMundo.org

Agustín García López (middle), Ajq'ij, or Mayan Spiritual Guide from San Sebastian Huehuetenango, leads celebrations in the ancient Mayan site of Zaculeu marking the end of the Mayan Era known as 13 Baktun. Agustín states: "I was selected by our ancestors via my dreams so that I could ask our mother earth and father sun for the wellbeing of our community. I am here to thank the Sun for having shun on us the past 5200 years, and to welcome him in these next 5200 years to come." Zaculeu…

Numerous municipal queens from the Department of Huehuetenango arrive to the ancient Mayan site of Zaculeu on the eve before the end of the Mayan era known as 13 Baktun. Queens, December, Action, Image, Beautiful, Huehuetenango, Group Action, Thea Queen, Queen Bees

Oxlajuj B'ak'tun: Mayan Era Change | MiMundo.org

Numerous municipal queens from the Department of Huehuetenango arrive to the ancient Mayan site of Zaculeu on the eve before the end of the Mayan era known as 13 Baktun. Huehuetenango, Huehuetenango, Guatemala. December 20, 2012.

Excellent piece: 'Guatemala's creep toward military rule and repression' - Opinion - Al Jazeera English - 2012 Oct 30 Military Rule, Al Jazeera English, Oct 30, Action, Group Action

Guatemala’s creep toward military rule and repression

Returning to military government and repressing opposition will only further deepen Guatemala’s problems, writes Hafetz.

 A key development in international migration in recent years has been the increasing feminization of migrant. Feminism, Action, Group Action

Transnational Ruptures | 9780754638056 | Catherine Nolin | Boeken

Transnational Ruptures (Hardcover). A key development in international migration in recent years has been the increasing feminization of migrant...

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Twitter. It's what's happening.

From breaking news and entertainment to sports and politics, get the full story with all the live commentary.

War by other means [electronic resource] : aftermath in post-genocide Guatemala / edited by Carlota McAllister and Diane M. Mayan Language, New Books, Books To Read, Essay Examples, One In A Million, Reading Lists, War, Life, Close Proximity

Duke University Press - War by Other Means

War by Other Means, Duke University Press

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Carteles y personajes del #16M

Otra vez la Plaza encendida, otra vez la gente unida. Guatemala sale a la calle con mayor contundencia a pedir la renuncia de Otto Pérez y cambios y reformas estructurales al sistema.

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Carteles y personajes del #16M

Otra vez la Plaza encendida, otra vez la gente unida. Guatemala sale a la calle con mayor contundencia a pedir la renuncia de Otto Pérez y cambios y reformas estructurales al sistema.