Guatemala
Good overview
http://cja.org/where-we-work/guatemala/

Ladino people (Guatemala)
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ladino_people

Jorge Ubico regime (1931-1944)
Guatemalan Revolution (1944-1954)
Coup and Civil War (1954-1996)

++++1954 Coup overthrowing Arbentz
this is the key article
Operation PBSUCCESS is covered herein
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/1954_Guatemalan_coup_d%27%C3%A9tat

Guatemalan Revolution (1944-1954)
Key for 1954 period
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guatemalan_Revolution

The Legacy of Latin American Land Reform | NACLA
Use this for 1954 Guatemala
https://nacla.org/article/legacy-latin-american-land-reform

Latifundia (Hacienda)
http://www.professor-frithjof-kuhnen.de/publications/man-and-land/1-2-2-2.htm

Colonial terms and concepts
Good
put under Spanish empire
https://www.csub.edu/~mmartinez/PLSI324/PS324Terms.doc

CIA activities in Guatemala
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/CIA_activities_in_Guatemala

Video: Guatemala - CIA Overthrow Jacobo Arbenz
The 50s - David Halberstam -
http://youtu.be/nW2DPZW-_js

Jorge Ubico (1931-1944) (Guatemala)
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jorge_Ubico

Juan José Arévalo (1945-1951) (Guatemala)
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Juan_Jos%C3%A9_Ar%C3%A9valo

Jacobo Árbenz (1951-1954) Guatemala)
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jacobo_%C3%81rbenz

Carlos Castillo Armas (Guatemala)
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Carlos_Castillo_Armas

United Fruit Company
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/United_Fruit_Company

John Foster Dulles
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Foster_Dulles
John Foster Dulles obituary
http://www.nytimes.com/learning/general/onthisday/bday/0225.html

Allen Dulles
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Allen_Dulles

Operation PBHISTORY (Guatemala)
put after the 1954 coup
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_PBHISTORY






1976 Guatemala earthquake
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/1976_Guatemala_earthquake

Guerrilla Army of the Poor (Guatemala)
the opposition during later Rios Montt period
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guerrilla_Army_of_the_Poor

Historical Overview of Pentecostalism in Guatemala | Pew Research Center
http://www.pewforum.org/2006/10/05/historical-overview-of-pentecostalism-in-guatemala/

The Guatemala Documentation Project
http://nsarchive.gwu.edu/guatemala/index.htm

US policy in Guatemala, 1966-1996
http://nsarchive.gwu.edu/NSAEBB/NSAEBB11/docs/

Guatemalan Death Squad files
http://nsarchive.gwu.edu/guatemala/logbook/index.htm


1960 Guatemala MR-13 rebellion
Influence of Castro's Cuban Revolution
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Revolutionary_Movement_13th_November
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guatemalan_Civil_War

Guatemalan Civil War (1960-1996)
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guatemalan_Civil_War

Burning of the Spanish Embassy 1980 (Guatemala)
Really key event
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Burning_of_the_Spanish_Embassy

Guatemala ex-police chief sentenced over embassy attack
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-30895524

Rigoberta Menchú
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rigoberta_Mench%C3%BA

Rigoberta Menchú and the Story of All Poor Guatemalans
http://www.nytimes.com/books/first/s/stoll-menchu.html

Efraín Ríos Montt
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Efra%C3%ADn_R%C3%ADos_Montt

Operation Sofia
The Guatemala Documentation Project
http://nsarchive.gwu.edu/guatemala/index.htm

1982 Guatemala Operation Sofía
http://nsarchive.gwu.edu/NSAEBB/NSAEBB297/
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Guatemalan_Civil_War

Israel and Guatemala | Middle East Research and Information Project
http://www.merip.org/mer/mer140/israel-guatemala

Healing Guatemala's emotional scars from the civil war
[Former nurse with the guerrillas]
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-latin-america-17313508

Operation Charly: Guatemala
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Operation_Charly

Truth Commission phase
The secret's in Guatemala's bones
http://www.nytimes.com/2016/07/03/magazine/the-secrets-in-guatemalas-bones.html

Assassination of Bishop Juan José Gerardi (26 April 1998)
(Guatemala Human Rights Commission)
http://www.ghrc-usa.org/our-work/important-cases/assassination-of-bishop-gerardi/

Clinton apology to Guatemala (March 1999)
https://www.theguardian.com/world/1999/mar/12/jeremylennard.martinkettle

Videos:

Arbenz & the CIA, Guatemala 1950's
put above
http://youtu.be/rb7XaF1rs1E

When the Mountains Tremble (Guatemala)
https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/When_the_Mountains_Tremble
Movie (in English)
http://youtu.be/a4rG8nmgRw4

Granito de Arena: Cómo Atrapar a un Dictador (RIos Montt)
http://youtu.be/n3P6zBcLTjE




Counterinsurgency

Military rule threatans Mayans
https://www.culturalsurvival.org/publications/cultural-survival-quarterly/guatemala/military-rule-threatens-guatemalas-highland-maya-

Model villages in the Ixil region
http://www.culturalsurvival.org/publications/cultural-survival-quarterly/guatemala/model-villages-ixil-region

Guatemala: my GU strategic hamlets term paper experience

Guatemala builds strategic hamlets
https://www.washingtonpost.com/archive/politics/1984/12/21/guatemala-builds-strategic-hamlets/06a25c75-54cd-442d-9eb4-29870afcc314/

Room for Debate: start with the main page
What guilt does the U.S. bear in Guatemala?
http://www.nytimes.com/roomfordebate/2013/05/19/what-guilt-does-the-us-bear-in-guatemala
From the main page, click on each of these four items:
a. Guatemalan slaughter was part of Reagan's hard line
b. Guatemala Suffered for U.S. Foreign Policy
c. Blaming the U.S. for Guatemalan Deaths Is Easy Propaganda
d. We Enabled Guatemalan Genocide, but the Elite Committed It

Catholic Church flourishes in Guatemala, but struggles to bridge cultural differences and train new priests
http://www.csmonitor.com/1986/0625/oguat3.html

Guatemalan Migration in Times of Civil War and Post-War Challenges
http://www.migrationpolicy.org/article/guatemalan-migration-times-civil-war-and-post-war-challenges

Guatemala Guerrillas Drawing Indians Into Ranks for the First Time
(1980 article from the New York Times)
http://www.latinamericanstudies.org/guatemala/indians-ranks.htm

Did war change Guatemala's faith?
https://www.pri.org/stories/2016-06-30/did-war-change-guatemalas-faith