As the Vice President seeks to remedy root causes of migration, she should vow to dismantle neoliberal rules that have been devastating for rural and Indigenous peoples.
Indigenous leaders in Guatemala and their allies take a stand against corporate greed in their community.
A judged has refused to release eight water protectors detained for more than a year for protesting against a mining project that threatens local rivers.
When Police Repression is Not Enough: A U.S. Corporation is Suing Guatemala to Crush Local Mining Opposition
In the face of resistance from poor and Indigenous communities, global mining companies are increasingly turning to international arbitration to strong-arm governments into bending to their interests.