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Aura Lolita Chávez Ixcaquic was one of three finalists for the European Parliament's Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought in 2017, the year she fled Guatemala. On April 20, she will receive the annual Romero Human Rights Award from the University of Dayton in Dayton, Ohio. (Courtesy Council of K'iche Peoples)
Aura Lolita Chávez Ixcaquic was one of three finalists for the European Parliament's Sakharov Prize for Freedom of Thought in 2017, the year she fled Guatemala. On April 20, she will receive the annual Romero Human Rights Award from the University of Dayt