The Contemporary Theme

Based on the interviews and your textbook readings this week, draw on your knowledge of what was happening in Guatemala in the 1960s-1980s, and answer the following question: How did the issues of race, socio-economic conditions, social injustice and class privilege provide an impetus for these young women to join the guerrilla movement? Identify and describe any common threads between their stories. 2 paragraphs. textbook provided