March 4 Urgent Update: Q’eqchi’ Leaders Arrested Despite Murder of Children

The Guatemala Solidarity Project strongly condemns yesterday's illegal arrest of community leader Jose Maria Guitz.  Please read more and take action against the arrest.

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Ramiro Choc is free!

After nearly six years in prison, inspirational q’eqchi’ leader Ramiro Choc is free!  Read more about Ramiro or watch a video about Ramiro.  Since his release Ramiro has continued to organize in defense of q’eqchi’ communities, hundreds of which have been disappeared in attacks such as the “evictions” shown in this video.