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In San Salvador, judges, legal associations, and activists march to the Legislative Assembly in defense of the Constitution and against recent reforms. Photo credit: FESPAD.

October 15, 2021
Bukele's party ousts all judges over sixty in order to increase control over the judicial branch Read more >>
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Homage to the victims of the massacre in the village of El Mozote, Morazán
Image: CISPES

October 5, 2021
Outlandish legislative reform ousting all judges over sixty years old threatens historic case but human rights defenders will persist Read more >>
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September 18, 2021
On September 15, a "civic outpouring" rocked San Salvador in defense of democracy Read more >>
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Street art in El Salvador rejecting Bitcoin: “Profits for the rich, a swindle for the poor. No to Bitcoin”
Photo: CISPES

September 10, 2021
Amidst protest, criticisms, and doubt, Bitcoin began circulating as “unrestricted legal currency” on September 7 Read more >>
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March in San Salvador convenved by Resistance and Popular Rebellion Bloc Sept 1

A march against Bukele's imposition of a law to make Bitcoin national legal tender drew hundreds on Sept 1 in San Salvador.

September 5, 2021
Youth-led protests continue in San Salvador in response to latest power grab Read more >>
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