Museum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara -
Museum of Contemporary Art Santa BarbaraE-FluxMuseum of Contemporary Art Santa Barbara (MCASB) is proud to present Guatemala from 33,000 km: Contemporary Art, 1960–present, the first ever museum exhibition of this scope dedicated to the study of modern and contemporary Guatemalan art, ...
Posted on 26 September 2017 | 9:29 pm
Ex-Guatemalan ambassador arrested in Spain -
Yahoo Singapore NewsEx-Guatemalan ambassador arrested in SpainWashington PostGUATEMALA CITY — Guatemalan authorities say the country's former ambassador to the United States has been arrested in Spain on an international warrant for alleged campaign finance violations. National Civil Police spokesman Pablo Castillo says that ...Former Guatemala ambassador to US arrested in election finance ...Yahoo Singapore NewsEx-Guatemalan ambassador arrested in Spain - SFGateSFGateall 4 news articles »
Posted on 26 September 2017 | 12:17 pm
Style Q&A: Give Guatemala Canada highlights
Vancouver SunStyle Q&A: Give Guatemala Canada highlights artisan creationsVancouver SunDubbed Give Guatemala Canada, which operates as the Canadian branch of the non-profit organization Give Guatemala, the digital retail space (they do pop-up shops around Metro Vancouver, too) is home to colourful creations that are beautiful — and also ...
Posted on 26 September 2017 | 11:00 am
Report: Worthington Resident Who Fled
CBS Minnesota / WCCOReport: Worthington Resident Who Fled Guatemala Faces DeportationCBS Minnesota / WCCOMINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A 41-year-old Worthington resident who fled violence in Guatemala more than 20 years ago now faces deportation. According to a report from The Globe, Jacobo Gabriel Tomas fled Guatemala as a 16-year-old and arrived in the ...
Posted on 26 September 2017 | 9:43 am
Art over easy: Guatemalan avant garde
The GuardianArt over easy: Guatemalan avant garde arrives in LA disguised as an eggThe GuardianOne of the biggest museums in the United States is now home to one of the world's smallest. Following a Kickstarter campaign and two weeks on the road, a life-sized replica of Guatemala City's Nuevo Museo, an egg-shaped former kiosk that now shows ...
Posted on 26 September 2017 | 9:00 am
Guatemala: President Is Urged to Resign
Pressure grew Thursday on President Otto Pérez Molina to resign as thousands of protesters marched in the capital and the attorney general’s office urged him to step down to avoid destabilizing the nation. The government comptrollers’ office also ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:42 am
National strike in Guatemala demands
Democracy Now did a great interview today with journalist Allan Nairn, on the unprecedented protests taking place today in Guatemala. To follow today's historic national strike as it unfolds, follow the hashtags #JusticiaYa #RenunciaYa on ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 9:11 am
Urging end to ‘delaying' tactics, UN
27 August 2015 – United Nations experts on genocide prevention and transitional justice today called on Guatemalan judicial authorities to “prevent any further attempt at interference, obstruction of justice or manipulation of the law,” when the ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 8:49 am
Ixcanul (Volcano)’ Chosen as Guatemala’s
MADRID—It’s official: For the first time ever, Guatemala is submitting a film to the foreign language category of the Oscars: and one of the most talked-up first features this year from Latin America at that: Jayro Bustamante’s feature debut ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 6:31 am
Will Guatemala President Otto Perez Molina
Thousands of students, teachers, farmers, business owners and other citizens in Guatemala are staging massive marches and a national strike Thursday to call for President Otto Perez Molina’s resignation as he grows increasingly politically isolated.
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 4:32 am