Learn More about Central America

Want to learn more?  Request a copy of our resource list or check out the following links to our favorite (English-language) news sources and social justice organizations:

El Salvador

Guatemala

Central America (general)

  • Teaching Central America.  A website with wonderful resources for raising awareness in the U.S.
  • Latin America Working Group. A coalition promoting more just US foreign policy and fairer relations with Central America.
  • North American Congress on Latin America. An organization committed promoting a more just US foriegn policy through journalism and media activism.
  • Rights Action. An organization that funds community development and rights-based work in Mexico and Central America and carries out education and activism work with North Americans.
  • School of the Americas Watch. An organization that works to close the School of Americas/WHINSEC, a US-run combat training school. Graduates of the school have been frequently implicated in human rights abuses in Latin America.  SOA Watch has expanded its work in recent years to protest the militarization of the U.S./Mexico border, among other issues.
  • Upsidedown World. A collectively run web magazine covering politics and activism in Latin America.
  • Amnesty International. A link to their website covering human rights abuses in the Americas.

Immigration / Migration

Movement for Racial Justice

Films