Archivi tag: legacy

Democratization in South Korea and the legacy of Gwangju Uprising

“Youth participation and engagement in politics are promising.” Originally published on Global Voices Chan-ho Kim at the 4th International Conference on State Violence and Trauma in 2016, held by Gwangju Trauma Center. Used with permission. South Korea is increasingly known on global stage as a creative nation behind known high tech brands, automobile, and not… Leggi tutto »

The legacy of killed Colombian indigenous reporter lives on

She was killed while reporting about an indigenous land protest. Originally published on Global Voices Mural in homage to María Efigenia Vásquez, made by the Iskra collective in the city of Popayán, used with permission. Editor's note: this profile is part of wider coverage of threats against Indigenous reporters in Cauca (Colombia). The first story… Leggi tutto »

AFRICA/ALGERIA – Message and spiritual legacy of the monks of Tibhirine, 25 years after their tragic death

Rome – In the Marian prayer of the Regina Coeli on Sunday May 26, 1996, the Holy Father John Paul II expressed himself as follows: “Today’s celebration of the solemnity of Pentecost is saddened by the tragic news of the death of seven monks from the monastery Trappist of ‘Notre-Dame d’Atlas’ in Algeria, the latestLeggi tutto »