Harsh sentencing of Aymara leader reveals the politics of criminalization in Peru

 Este artículo está disponible en español aquí This past month, eighteen Aymara community leaders endured the final stages of a trial that had them facing up to 28 years in prison and massive fines for their alleged roles in the 2011 ‘Aymarazo’ protests against the Santa Ana silver mine on the Peru-Bolivia border. The group … Continue reading Harsh sentencing of Aymara leader reveals the politics of criminalization in Peru