Author Archives: shortymcchatty

The Power of Guatemalan Catholicism: Antigua at Easter

Easter 2017 is fast approaching, and this took me back to the amazing memories I have from Easter last year, which I wanted to write about. First thing’s first: if you’re thinking about heading to Antigua for Semana Santa (“holy … Continue reading

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Indigenous demonstrations bring Guatemala to a halt

This blog post goes with an article that I wrote with my friend Anna Watts for Comvite. Please read our article as well: Indigenous Jurisdiction In Guatemala. My heart lies in activism, and I’ve been to many marches, protests and demos. Usually, … Continue reading

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Welcome to Guatemala!

Welcome to Guatemala!  It’s February 2017, and I just passed my year anniversary of living here.  Despite my good intentions to keep in touch by writing a blog, it’s somehow taken a year to materialize.  (Better late than never?)  I have … Continue reading

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