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Justicia para Victor Leiva

La siguiente carta fue entregada esa semana al Ministerio Público de Guatemala esa semana, con las firmas de las organizaciones nacionales e internacionales abajo mencionadas, además 9 paginas enteras de firmas de individuos de varios paises.  Gracias por la solidaridad … Continue reading

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Oxlaju B’aktun: Grupo Sotz’il dances the Maya calendar

With their newest theatrical-dance performance, “Oxlaju B’aktun,” the Maya-Kaqchikel arts collective Sotz’il engages with mythical prophecy, cultural tradition, and contemporary reality to explore the significance of the thirteenth 400-year cycle of the Maya calendar, which simultaneously closes a five-millenia epoch of civilization … Continue reading

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Homage to Sherwood

A highlight of my recent visit to Seattle was the opportunity to stay for a couple of weeks at the Sherwood Coöperative, a place that I have considered the closest I have to “home” in the North since I first … Continue reading

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Cairn Garden, Middle Fork Snoqualmie

Rock cairn garden in wintry Middle Fork Snoqualmie forest. by Anonymous

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¡Que viva Victor Leiva!

Update 4 July 2010: Help circulate a letter demanding justice for the murder of Victor, and sign online! “El Mono” Victor Leiva of Guatemalan youth arts collective Caja Lúdica, killed on the night of February 2, 2011. The system The … Continue reading

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Lisandro, your heart flourishes!

“Protesting through art is different. It’s visual, and aural.  It’s much more complete.  In art, you can’t walk around with a combat-hardened face saying, ‘I am strong!  We must do this!’  No.  One must have even deeper feelings about the … Continue reading

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