Democracy Now: 6 Indigenous Protesters Shot Dead in Guatemala


Thousands of people have rallied in Guatemala over the killings of six indigenous protesters who were shot dead last week. The victims were taking part in a road blockade to oppose living costs and educational policies when government forces opened fire. Another 34 people were wounded.

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~ by wheresthemic on October 8, 2012.

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