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Conviction of Tseltal defenders confirms Mexico’s human rights crisis

"Unjust sentence" reflects the criminalization of indigenous defenders and the systemic pattern of Mexican injustice

Demands Grow for the Freedom of Saúl Rosales, Traditional Authority in Tlaxcala, Imprisoned for Defending the Forest

Cover image: Protest demanding the freedom of Saúl Rosales One of the principal demands that emerged from the Fourth Assembly for Water and Life, which took place at the end of March, was the unconditional...

Mapuche Leader Extradited to Chile from Argentina

With a major operation coordinated between Interpol, the Federal Police of Argentina, and Airport Security Police, on January 4, the activist Facundo Jones Huala, considered a leader of the Mapuche Ancestral Resistance (RAM), was...

Court Order Threatens Freedom of Former Mazatec Political Prisoner

The ruling on the appeal orders the reinstatement of the process against former Mazatec political prisoner, Miguel Peralta, who now could be detained


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.

Indigenous Maya Q’eqchi’ Denounce Eviction Threats of New Communities in El Estor

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.