Browsing: Abya Yala/Latin America

In her 1966 song “My Country Tis of Thy People You’re Dying,” Canadian-born musician, visual artist, and activist Buffy Sainte-Marie addresses the colonization of the Americas, the mass killings, expulsions, and disenfranchisement of indigenous people that accompanied it, and the centuries-long denial of these acts.

The Information Office Nicaragua e.V. has published a revised new edition of the Focuscafé Latin America for educational work with youth and young adults.

In order to support people who are in resistance and are defending their territory or autonomy on the ground, collectives from Mexico, Mesoamerica and different parts of the world have joined together under the name “Caravan for the Good Life of Mesoamerican People in Resistance.”

“For four hundred years – from the first Spanish assaults against the Arawak people of Hispaniola in the 1490s to…