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Solidarity Sign-On with Angelica Choc and Others

~Please distribute widely. Many of you know Angelica and she and others need your support now! Individual and organizational sign-ons needed! Angelica Choc has denounced the murder of her husband, Maya Q'eqchi' activist and leader Adolfo Ich, in Europe and Canada. Dear friends, We’re looking for individual and [...]

2016-09-22T23:56:56-04:00September 22nd, 2016|Current Events in Guate, General blog, Signed Letters, Urgent Actions|

Press Release by communities in El Estor regarding trial of Mynor Padilla for murder of Adolfo Ich and injury to German Chub

Breaking the Silence has been accompanying both the victims of the attack by Mynor Padilla, including the family of Adolfo Ich Chaman who was murdered in the attack, and German Chub Cub who was injured. For the last year, BTS has also accompanied parts of the trial in Puerto Barrios, [...]

2016-08-09T13:56:30-04:00August 9th, 2016|Current Events in Guate, General blog|

Press Advisory: Ontario court orders Hudbay Minerals to disclose internal corporate documentation in Guatemalan human rights lawsuit

Victims and family members of the September 2009 attack continue to demand justice despite legal obstacles.   Court's ruling re disclosure of Hudbay's documents Press Advisory Ontario court orders Hudbay Minerals to disclose internal corporate documentation in Guatemalan human rights lawsuit June 30, 2015 TORONTO - In a [...]

2015-07-09T15:26:53-04:00July 9th, 2015|General blog|

Audiencia en Puerto Barrios para poner en libertad a Mynor Padilla, ex-Jefe de Seguridad de la Hudbay Minerals (minera Canadiense) y CGN (Compania Guatemalteca de Niquel)

Ex-Jefe De Seguridad De Hudbay Minerals/CGN Busca Obstruir El Debido Proceso Penal 25 de julio de 2014 Mynor Ronaldo Padilla Gonzales, ex-jefe de seguridad de Hudbay Minerals/ CGN (Compañía Guatemalteca de Níquel) busca obstruir el debido proceso penal para fugarse de la justicia. El día 22 de julio de 2014, [...]

2020-06-15T16:48:11-04:00July 29th, 2014|General blog|

Denouncing harrassment and threats against Qeqchi plaintiffs in Guatemala related to lawsuits in Canada against Hudbay Minerals and CGN (Guatemalan Niquel Company)

Denouncing harrassment and threats against Qeqchi plaintiffs in Guatemala related to lawsuits in Canada against Hudbay Minerals and CGN (Guatemalan Niquel Company) Letter to:SEPREM (Secretaria Presidencial de la Mujer), Guatemala, from:Klippensteins Barristers and Solicitors, Canada ******* March 28, 2014 Licenciada Elizabeth Quiroa Cuellar SEPREM (secretaria presidencial de la mujer) Attention: [...]

2014-04-02T20:05:24-04:00April 2nd, 2014|Current Events in Guate, General blog|

Were They Murdered?

Were They Murdered? By Magali Rey Rosa, Prensa Libre newspaper, March 14, 2014 http://www.prensalibre.com.gt/opinion/asesinados_0_1101489859.html#.UyNBRP4Bnjs.facebook March 31 will mark the second anniversary of the tragedy in which Nahomy, Ángel and Juan Carlos, Biology students from the Universidad del Valle de Guatemala (UVG), died within the facilities of the nickel mine in [...]

2014-03-24T23:59:50-04:00March 24th, 2014|General blog|

Guatemalans protest Canadian mines in their backyard

Republished from Embassy Magazine. November 13, 2013 GDressed proudly in their traditional colourful clothing, Angelica Choc and Maudilia Lopez Cardona travelled from their Guatemalan villages to Parliament Hill to draw attention to what they say is an inexcusable price paid by their communities to Canadian mining companies. For Sister Lopez, [...]

2013-11-13T18:00:31-04:00November 13th, 2013|General blog|

Angelica Choc’s fight is our fight too: Mayan widow suing mining company in Canada stands with Wabanaki shale gas resisters

Originally posted on the NB Media Coop Website. Written by Tracy Glynn on November 5, 2013   in Canada, Canada, Environment, Indigenous, New Brunswick - No comments Angelica Choc addresses law and sociology students at the University of New Brunswick law school on Nov. 1st, 2013. Photo by Tracy Glynn. [...]

2013-11-08T01:16:04-04:00November 8th, 2013|General blog|
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