Tag: Claudia Escobar Mejía

‘Kleptocratic conspiracy’ pushing Guatemala toward authoritarianism


Hundreds of peasant farmers and indigenous Maya blocked a major highway in Guatemala’s western highlands on Monday, demanding that President Jimmy Morales reverse a policy aimed at forcing a U.N.-backed… Read more »

Freedom of Expression and the Judiciary: Lessons from Latin America


  All but one of the 33 countries in Latin America and the Caribbean have constitutional guarantees or laws that protect freedom of expression as a fundamental right, and in… Read more »