ARTICLES BY Finola Shankar

In the Land of the Maya

From craggy mountain-tops to humid jungles, Guatemala’s indigenous majority lives in a country of breathtaking physical and cultural diversity that is struggling to free itself from an apartheid-like legacy. Maŕia Pascual, a small and timid Q’anjob’al woman from the northern Guatemalan village of Yulmacap, tells me through an interpreter that she ... read more ››