November 23, 2014: This weekend the GSP participated in the annual vigil against the US Army School of the Americas. The SOA continues to play an important role in repression against civilian populations in Latin America. For more information about the SOA visit the website of SOAWatch. Or visit Genocide and Global Warming for more info about the SOA in Guatemala.
Crisanto Cuc Xol is free! We demand freedom for all indigenous and peasant political prisoners!
July 27 2014: Thanks in part to the GSP and our supporters, Q'eqchi' community leader/political prisoner Crisanto Xol was released from prison last week. Xol also no longer has a home to go to.His home was burned down after he was illegally detained on November 30, 2013. Xol and the GSP are requesting continued solidarity with Saquimo Setana and other indigenous and peasant communities in Guatemala which are organizing for justice. Click here to donate Please also sign the petition calling for justice for Cuc Xol and the community Saquimo Setana.