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The Power of Mothers: A History of Disappearance

The Power of Mothers: A History of Disappearance

| May 9, 2013

In Ju├írez, mothers of disappeared and murdered daughters from the last two decades are following in a long tradition of Latin American mothers who have taken to the streets to protest the disappearance of their children. More »

In Chile, a Spiritual Space for Activism

In Chile, a Spiritual Space for Activism

| January 4, 2011

Women who formed the backbone of the antipoverty and human rights work of liberation theology in Latin America have organized for women's empowerment for decades. More »