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· May, 2014

Stories about Guatemala from May, 2014

Quintuplet Birth in Guatemala

Guatemalan media is reporting [es] a quintuplet birth in Guatemala City. The babies’ weight, three girls and two boys, is between one pound with 9 ounces and two pounds with...

Guatemala: Violent Eviction of the La Puya Peaceful Mining Resistance

The blog MiMundo.org, by James Rodriguez, writes about the eviction that took place in La Puya, San Pedro Ayampuc and San José del Golfo, in Guatemala: After two years and...

Guatemala: Ex President Portillo Sentenced to Five Years in Jail

With a historic rule by a federal court in New York on May 22, 2014, former Guatemalan president Alfonso Portillo was sentenced to five years and 10 months in jail...

Guatemala: ¡PODER!, Tale of Two Girls

Stories are powerful. They define who we are and what we care about. When the stories that are told about us are positive, they can empower us. When they are...

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