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Seattle 11/15: Resistencia film screening with Honduran social movement leaders

Join Honduran Resistance leaders Miriam Miranda and Berta Cáceres and film-maker Jesse Freeston for a special evening & screening of the film “Resistencia: The Fight for the Aguan Valley” Cost: $10 at the door. ¡Evento bilingüe! Resistencia: The Fight for the … Continue reading

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Seattle, 11/23: “Drug War Capitalism” release with Dawn Paley @ Left Bank

Drug War Capitalism Book release event with author Dawn Paley, published by AK Press Left Bank Books Sunday, November 23, 6:30pm 92 Pike St. 206 622 0195 leftbankbooks.com Drug wars are good business. Though pillage, profit, and plunder have been … Continue reading

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Toronto: Conmemoración pública de dirigente comunitario guatemalteco

Originally posted on Under-Mining Guate:
En Toronto, llegaron más de 40 personas a la conmemoración del 5to aniversario del asesinato de Adolfo Ich Chamán. Foto de Allan Lissner. Territorio de los Pueblos Huron-Wendat, Anishinaabe, Haudenosaunee (Toronto, Canadá) – viernes, 26…

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Rivers for Life: Cultural Resistance to the Xalalá Dam (NISGUA Fall Tour 2014)

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Until the Rulers Obey: March 8 @ Black Coffee

Social movements across Latin America powered a huge wave of change at the turn of the 21st century. The new book, “Until the Rulers Obey: Voices From Latin American Social Movements” (PM Press) brings together interviews with more than 70 … Continue reading

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For those who have not lived to see justice

Today more than ever I dedicate this poem to those who have not lived to see justice. For full updates on the Guatemala genocide trial and to support survivors and human rights defenders, connect with the Network in Solidarity with the … Continue reading

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Chapín black humor meets the Guatemala genocide trial

Today I found myself absorbed in the Network in Solidarity with the People of Guatemala’s  coverage of the country’s historic first trial for genocide, which opened today. See NISGUA’s Twitter feed for an archive of live updates, and NISGUA’s blog … Continue reading

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