Monday June 23rd:
Stories of Hope: the struggle for justice in Guatemala
See the facebook event here.
The Breaking the Silence Maritimes-Guatemala Solidarity Network (BTS) presents Maya Achi human rights activist, Director of the New Hope Foundation in Rabinal, Guatemala, and holder of an honorary Doctorate (2007) from StFX, Jesús Tecú Osorio, along with Isabel Osorio Chen: 7 pm – Monday June 23rd at St James United Church. Jesús and Isabel will speak about working in their Indigenous community to promote Maya Achi culture and seek justice following human rights abuses during Guatemala’s long internal armed conflict. All are welcome.
St. James United Church, 197 Main Street, Antigonigh
In addition, Isabel will be speaking from 11am-1pm at the Antigonish Women’s Resource Centre, 219 Main Street, Antigonish
Read their bios here.