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News Guatemala: Discover Guatemala’s cultural history

News channel or source: https://www.lonelyplanet.com/guatemala/travel-tips-and-articles/discover-guatemalas-cultural-history/40625c8c-8a11-5710-a052-1479d276b2c1
Publication date: hursday 16 November 2017

Guatemala lives in technicolor. Everywhere you go, the vibrant indigos, reds, greens and yellows harken to a history that transcends time and remains very much alive today. One of the last strongholds of the Maya civilization, Guatemala is still home to ...

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Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

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News Guatemala: Guatemala Congress Considers Blanket Amnesty for Grave Human Rights Violations

News channel or source: https://www.wola.org/analysis/guatemala-congress-considers-blanket-amnesty-grave-human-rights-violations/
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

A bill was presented in the Guatemalan congress last week that would effectively establish a blanket amnesty for military officials accused of international crimes related to the internal armed conflict, in which an estimated 200,000 lives were lost.

News Guatemala: We Supported Their Dictators, Led the Failed 'War on Drugs' and Now Deny Them Refuge - Common Dreams

News channel or source: https://www.commondreams.org/views/2017/11/18/we-supported-their-dictators-led-failed-war-drugs-and-now-deny-them-refuge
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

Common DreamsWe Supported Their Dictators, Led the Failed 'War on Drugs' and Now Deny Them RefugeCommon DreamsThe violent image of unrestrained power in Guatemala in the 1980s was an Army soldier or tank confronting unarmed civilians. Armed power in Guatemala today is represented by a heavily equipped police officer in a black uniform and a ski mask driving a ...

News Guatemala: Hot Bite for IWFA Guatemala Billfish Tournament

News channel or source: https://www.marlinmag.com/international-womens-fishing-association-2017-guatemala-billfish-tournament
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

Twenty-four ladies from the International Women’s Fishing Association met at the world-famous Casa Vieja Lodge, the host for the 2017 IWFA Guatemala Billfish Tournament. The format of the event included one day of pre-fishing where the women had a chance ...

News Guatemala: The Retail Apocalypse and the Jerry Jones Problem - Bloomberg

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/view/articles/2017-11-18/the-retail-apocalypse-and-the-jerry-jones-problem
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

BloombergThe Retail Apocalypse and the Jerry Jones ProblemBloombergThe weekend is here! Pour yourself a mug of Guatemala Antigua coffee, grab a seat by the fire, and get ready for our longer-form weekend reads: Elon Musk, Architect of Tomorrow: Inside the inventor's world-changing plans to inhabit outer space, ...

News Guatemala: Birding Is Taking Off in Guatemala

News channel or source: http://www.audubon.org/news/birding-taking-guatemala
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

With the country's Atitlan region proving increasingly popular for birders seeking lifers, more and more locals are becoming guides. Guatemala’s Lake Atitlán is often listed among the world’s most beautiful lakes. Formed 84,000 years ago when built-up ...

News Guatemala: FAC Expands Online Card-Processing Services - Q Costa Rica News

News channel or source: http://qcostarica.com/fac-expands-online-card-processing-services/
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

FAC Expands Online Card-Processing ServicesQ Costa Rica NewsThe online credit card processing and settlement will apply to multiple Central American currencies, including Colones (Costa Rica), Lempira (Honduras), Quetzal (Guatemala), Cordoba (Nicaragua) and Balboa (Panama), although the latter is a dollarized ...and more »

News Guatemala: Carlsbad Cinema Series - 'Guatemala: The Land Of The Maya'

News channel or source: http://www.kpbs.org/events/2017/nov/18/carlsbad-cinema-series-guatemala-th/?et=83149
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Film director and producer Brent Winebrenner will present his latest film, "Guatemala: The Land of the Maya." This beautiful travelogue celebrates both the ancient and contemporary Mayan people by documenting modern adaptations of traditional practices ...

News Guatemala: Stanley Hunter - Dailychiefunion

News channel or source: http://www.dailychiefunion.com/obits/stanley-hunter-2/
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

DailychiefunionStanley HunterDailychiefunionMemorial offerings may be made to SmallChange4BigChange, a small village ministry in Guatemala, and mailed to Vineyard Church, 806 Harcourt Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050. Envelopes will be available at the service. The Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home ...

News Guatemala: Guatemala: Courts Jeopardizing Fight Against Impunity

News channel or source: https://www.hrw.org/news/2017/11/12/guatemala-courts-jeopardizing-fight-against-impunity
Publication date: uesday 14 November 2017

(Guatemala City) – The remarkable progress Guatemala has made in prosecuting corruption and abuse could be reversed if the country’s highest courts don’t stop the egregious delays that are keeping powerful defendants from going to trial, Human Rights ...

News Guatemala: The state of Garifuna in Belize - Amandala

News channel or source: http://amandala.com.bz/news/state-garifuna-belize/
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

AmandalaThe state of Garifuna in BelizeAmandalaDuring the late 18th century and forward in early Belize, Garinagu forged relationships with almost all sides, the Spanish in Honduras and other places such as Guatemala and Nicaragua, The British in Belize and territories in the said nations and the ...and more »

News Guatemala: Ancient Mayan Heads Smuggled Out of Guatemala Return Home After More Than 50 Years

News channel or source: http://www.newsweek.com/ancient-mayan-heads-smuggled-out-guatemala-return-home-707844
Publication date: hursday 09 November 2017

A trove of ancient Mayan artefacts including the heads of several figurines have been returned to Guatemala decades after they were smuggled out of the country into European museums and private collections. The Guatemalan ministries of culture and foreign ...

News Guatemala: Racism and capitalism: the Guat claim - Amandala

News channel or source: http://amandala.com.bz/news/racism-capitalism-guat-claim/
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

Racism and capitalism: the Guat claimAmandala“Because many – though emphatically not all – foreign clergy had come to Guatemala specifically because of its obvious relevance to a theological praxis (hands-on application) that demanded liberation for the poor and called for an end to sinful ...and more »

News Guatemala: An intimate cruise to Belize and Guatemala's cays and lagoons

News channel or source: http://www.latimes.com/travel/cruises/la-tr-tc-belize-guatemala-cruise-20171107-story.html
Publication date: Wednesday 08 November 2017

Searching for a different sort of New Year’s experience? Blount Small Ship Adventures is offering a 12-day cruise of Belize and Guatemala that will explore the countries’ cays, reefs and lagoons. Highlights in Belize include Man-O-War Caye, a bird ...

News Guatemala: A reflection on Garifuna History: After the celebration, what next? - Amandala

News channel or source: http://amandala.com.bz/news/reflection-garifuna-history-celebration-next/
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

AmandalaA reflection on Garifuna History: After the celebration, what next?AmandalaThese stalwart ancestors formed the root stock of the estimated 400,000 Garifuna people and their richly unique culture that is predominantly found along the Caribbean coast of Honduras, Nicaragua, Guatemala and Belize. The arrival of hardworking ...and more »

News Guatemala: Central Minn. farm worker from Guatemala makes his case to stay in U.S.

News channel or source: http://www.inforum.com/news/crime-and-courts/4357295-central-minn-farm-worker-guatemala-makes-his-case-stay-us
Publication date: Friday 10 November 2017

ST. PAUL—Wearing tan pants and a dark-colored sweatshirt with shackles on his hands and feet, a teary-eyed Julio Estrada Escobar admitted that he's made mistakes but he wants a different life for his children. "They need to be raised and taught good ...

News Guatemala: “Flawed nationality” holders should not be allowed to vote in impending referendum - Amandala

News channel or source: http://amandala.com.bz/news/flawed-nationality-holders-allowed-vote-impending-referendum/
Publication date: Saturday 18 November 2017

Amandala“Flawed nationality” holders should not be allowed to vote in impending referendumAmandalaHe went a step further to claim that those who received their nationality in a flawed fashion should not be allowed to vote in the impending referendum to determine if the longstanding Belize-Guatemala border dispute should be settled at the ...and more »

News Guatemala: A Carbon-Neutral City in Guatemala

News channel or source: https://www.rainforest-alliance.org/videos/carbon-neutral-city-guatemala
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

The Flores Huella Cero initiative (Flores Zero Footprint), led by the municipality of Flores in the Petén region of Guatemala, is systematically reducing greenhouse gas emissions (GHG), mainly produced by the destruction of forests. The project is ...

News Guatemala: Guatemalan Twins Shine in Synchronized Swimming at Bolivarian Games - Latin American Herald Tribune

News channel or source: http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=2446398&CategoryId=13002
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

Guatemalan Twins Shine in Synchronized Swimming at Bolivarian GamesLatin American Herald TribuneHere at the Bolivarian Games, with athletes from Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Panama, Paraguay, Peru, the Dominican Republic and Venezuela, the Gamez sisters met fierce competitors who pushed them down into last place, ...

News Guatemala: Arrest Made in North Salem Murder Case Two Years After Crime - TAPinto.net

News channel or source: https://www.tapinto.net/towns/north-salem/articles/arrest-made-in-north-salem-murder-case-two-years
Publication date: Friday 17 November 2017

TAPinto.netArrest Made in North Salem Murder Case Two Years After CrimeTAPinto.netGomez, who also goes by “Victor,” was apprehended and arrested following what police said was a dogged manhunt that spanned from North Salem to Guatemala and employed the resources of everyone from the New York State Police to the FBI, ...