Worker Education

February 15, 2021
The Escobal project is a high-grade silver discovery located in southeast Guatemala. In addition to silver, the mine contains sizable reserves of gold, lead, and zinc. Tahoe Resources acquired the project in mid-2010 when the Xinka and farming communities in southeastern Guatemala began their peaceful resistance to the Tahoe Resources Escobal Mine (now owned by Pan American Silver).
November 17, 2020
“The Social Justice Fund opened my eyes to what’s going on and to where I can make a difference, because in the end, it’s possible.” - Matt Arsenault, CEIU Local 531 On December 15, 2020, PSAC held a webinar intended as a conversation on what PSAC members are doing to advance climate justice in Canada and around the world, and on the connection between injustices in Canada, Guatemala and Chile. In this webinar, you’ll learn:
November 17, 2020
 "If you have come here to help me, you are wasting your time. But if you come because your liberation is bound up with mine, then let us work together." - Aboriginal activists group, Queensland, Australia, 1970s. On November 26, 2020, PSAC held a webinar that was intended as a conversation about what PSAC members are doing to advance social justice at home and around the globe and the connection between injustices in Canada and Guatemala.  Find out more about: