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Alert! Santa María Ostula Under Attack Again from the Jalisco New Generation Cartel

Indigenous Nahua community of Santa María Ostula attacked again by the Jalisco New Generation Cartel.

Interoceanic Corridor: 226 Acts of Aggression Registered Against Land Defenders in the Last Three Years

Cover image: Indigenous communities have organized protests against the imposition of the Interoceanic Corridor in the Isthmus of Tehuantepec between Oaxaca and Veracruz. Land and environmental defenders of the Isthmus of Tehuantepec have suffered at...

Indigenous Council in Michoacán Protests for the Freedom of Detained Forest Defender

Members of the Supreme Indigenous Council of Michoacán mobilize to demand the freedom of María Cruz Paz Zamora who they say is a political prisoner.

Michoacán: Indigenous Communities Under Siege from Organized Crime

Members of the Jalisco New Generation Cartel (CJNG) violently attack Indigenous Nahuas in Michoacán.

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Despite Organized Crime Violence, Indigenous Nahuas Celebrate Fifteen Years of Building Community in Xayakalan

For the Indigenous Nahua woman Teresa, a community member of Santa María Ostula, the fifteen-year celebration is a celebration of life.

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Guatemala: judicial authorities and agroindustry companies pursue evictions of Indigenous communities around Lake Izabal.

Alert! Santa María Ostula Under Attack Again from the Jalisco New Generation Cartel

Indigenous Nahua community of Santa María Ostula attacked again by the Jalisco New Generation Cartel.