August 20, 2014: The GSP urgently requests solidarity after violent attacks targeting indigenous peasant communities and leaders who have organized against the destruction of Mother Earth for the profit of multinational energy companies. One of the central targets was Monte Olivo, one of the communities the GSP is seeking to build long term solidarity with. Click here for updated information and to take action
New Video: David Chen of Monte Olivo discusses repression in Feb 2014 interview:
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.
New Video: FREE CRISANTO CUC XOL!