A New Sunrise (48 images)

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Last Sunday, for the first time in Guatemala's history, indigenous Maya helped install the newly elected President after months of protests and mass mobilisation that attracted the international community's attention.

It was an incredible result for a people that, since the European conquest of Central America, has been living as second-class citizens in their ancestral territories, suffering centuries of discrimination and violence.

In the past years, Maya...
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