Erika L. Sánchez

Brutal Assault on Native Community Shows That Guatemala Can’t Escape Racist Past

Violence broke out in an indigenous community last week in Guatemala after a peaceful protest against the unjust policies of the mayor of Santa Cruz del Quiché, Estuardo Castro. The brutal attack against the K’iché hearkened back to Guatemala’s brutal history of repressing indigenous populations. On Wednesday night, July 4th, the indigenous K’iché Community Council […]

  • Jul 13, 2012
  • 1:39 PM

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