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Salvadoran community in Washington, D.C. and other international allies congregate outside of the Embassy of El Salvador on the 31st Anniversary of the Salvadoran Peace Accords to denounce the arrests of Santa Marta community leaders.

January 17, 2023
The Committee in Solidarity with the People of El Salvador (CISPES) and U.S.- El Salvador Sister Cities - international... Read more >>
News
January 13, 2023
On January 11, Salvadoran police arrested five leaders of the rural community of Santa Marta, including the director of the... Read more >>
Blogpost

Protester in San Salvador holds sign that reads "¡Fuera AFP!" ("Out with AFP!). AFP: Private Pension Funds Administration. Photo credit: CISPES

December 27, 2022
In an overnight session on December 20, 2022, the Legislative Assembly, controlled by President Bukele’s New Ideas party,... Read more >>
Blogpost
November 16, 2022
November 16, 2022, marked the 33rd anniversary of the massacre at the Central American University José Simeón Cañas (UCA) in San... Read more >>
Blogpost

Workers hold signs demanding job security, an end to public sector layoffs, and freedom of association.

November 4, 2022
On October 31, organized labor took to the streets on the Day of the Salvadoran Unionist, uniting in struggle against what they... Read more >>
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