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Guatemala’s Labor Day Uprising

2015 Central America (94) Chichicastenango - CementeryAs Americans celebrate Labor Day with parades and picnics, the Guatemalan left is spending the early part of this weekend celebrating the resignation and incarceration of President Otto Molina Perez, who stepped down on Friday in a huge victory for the tens of thousands of workers who have been protesting for months and calling for his ouster. Continue reading