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Category: Human Rights

Santa Fe Art Institute Equal Justice Join us for SFAI 140 Nov 17! Always new & inspiring!

From celebrated local artist Rose B. Simpson from Santa Clara Pueblo, to Civil Rights Advocate Robert García from the USA and Guatemala, to feminist multimedia artist Eva Rocha from Brazil, our twenty presenters are all change makers from an exciting […]

Full moon rising Sangre de Cristo Mountains Santa Fe Art Institute Equal Justice Residents

The City Project / Robert García SFAI Equal Justice Resident […]

US President Ordered Overthrow of Democratically Elected President in Chile Museum of Memory and Human Rights

“To see on a piece of paper, for example, the president of the United States ordering the C.I.A. to preemptively overthrow a democratically elected president in Chile is stunning.” “Secrets of State: The Declassified History of the Chilean Dictatorship” . […]

Roots, Values, and Cultural Belonging Río de Los Angeles State Park Kevin de León Anahuak The City Project

Anahuak at Río de Los Angeles State Park California Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León and The City Project’s Tim Mok Anahuak Youth Association hosted the opening of the CDMX (Ciudad de México) Youth Soccer Tournament at Río de […]

NEEF Spotlight: Multicultural and Bilingual NPLD Event Young Soccer Players Care for Home Fields

NEEF (National Environmental Education Foundation) writes: Anahuak Soccer Players On September 30, youth soccer players from Northeast Los Angeles will give back to the park they spend so much time enjoying when The City Project joins Anahuak Youth Sports Association […]

Pride We are all immigrants and dreamers The City Project @ 18 Guatemala NuMu LACMA PST LA/LA #DACA

Artist Stefan Benchoam and Tomás García, LACMA Assistant Vice President, celebrate the arrival of NuMu for PST LA/LA at the reception “A Universal History of Infamy.” NuMu is the Guatemala contemporary art museum. The NuMu display honors composer Joaquín Orellana, featuring […]

9/11 US Sponsored Military Coup Overthrew Democratically Elected Government of Chile

Days before many Latin American nations celebrate Independence Day September 15. Santiago de Chile Ministerio de Justicia Remembering the disappeared, the murdered, the kidnapped and tortured New York Times . . . Justice for Guatemalan Victims of Crimes against Humanity […]

I am an immigrant. Soy inmigrante. Carne y Arena Iñárritu LACMA #DACA

I am an immigrant. I came with my family from Guatemala when I was four to the US. My dad was deported. My uncle came without papers. Julio joined the Air Force, he became a citizen, and we received green […]

Court Upholds Right of Human Experiment Victims in Guatemala to Seek Justice v Johns Hopkins U., Rockefeller Foundation, Bristol-Myers Squibb

The court agrees the experiments are illegal and unethical. No one wants to pay. U.S. District Judge Marvin J. Garbis upholds the right of the people to seek access to justice through the courts in Giron Alvarez v Johns Hopkins University […]

US lacks moral authority to criticize corruption in Guatemala when pardoning sheriff signals Trump will pardon corrupt cronies too

“Mr. Velásquez is a critical voice calling out corruption and upholding the rule of law,” the United States ambassador to the United Nations, Nikki R. Haley, said on Monday. “He has the full support of the United States and the […]